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#unrest

# unrest - Monday 6 June, 2022

Nigerian forces hunt gunmen who killed 50 at church
# Unrest
# Unrest

Nigerian forces hunt gunmen who killed 50 at church

Jun 6th 2022, 8:43 PM 21,317 Views 9 Comments

No-one has claimed responsibility for the killings.

# unrest - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Shoot-on-sight orders issued in Sri Lanka amid deadly violence
# Civil Unrest
# Civil Unrest

Shoot-on-sight orders issued in Sri Lanka amid deadly violence

May 10th 2022, 5:37 PM 12,386 Views 5 Comments

Sri Lanka is suffering its worst economic crisis since independence in 1948.

# unrest - Sunday 1 May, 2022

Thousands rally in Armenia against Karabakh concessions
# Armenia
# Armenia

Thousands rally in Armenia against Karabakh concessions

May 1st 2022, 5:36 PM 25,648 Views 3 Comments

Karabakh was at the centre of a six-week war in 2020 that claimed more than 6,500 lives before it ended with a Russian-brokered ceasefire agreement.

# unrest - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Russia-led troops begin pullback from Kazakhstan after quelling unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Russia-led troops begin pullback from Kazakhstan after quelling unrest

Jan 13th 2022, 8:48 AM 6,523 Views 11 Comments

Peacekeepers were deployed to the country after protests over fuel prices turned into unprecedented violence.

# unrest - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest
# Almaty
# Almaty

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest

Jan 12th 2022, 11:00 AM 5,100 Views 8 Comments

The additional detentions, reported by authorities in Almaty, which was hardest hit by the turmoil, takes the total number of arrests to about 12,000.

# unrest - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest

Jan 11th 2022, 2:07 PM 6,883 Views 17 Comments

President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has blamed the unrest on foreign-backed “terrorists”.

# unrest - Monday 10 January, 2022

Explainer: What led to the crisis in Kazakhstan and what's happening now?
# Unrest
# Unrest

Explainer: What led to the crisis in Kazakhstan and what's happening now?

Jan 10th 2022, 4:20 PM 11,500 Views 14 Comments
  • The protests began after fuel prices doubled and tapped into wider discontent in the oil-rich Central Asian nation.
  • A harsh clampdown saw a 'shoot to kill' policy implemented and the deployment of Russian troops in Kazakhstan.
  • The Department of Foreign Affairs issued advice to Irish citizens in the country.

# unrest - Sunday 9 January, 2022

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest

Updated Jan 9th 2022, 5:40 PM 16,284 Views 13 Comments

Fuel price rises sparked the unrest that broke out in the country a week ago.

# unrest - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest

Jan 8th 2022, 11:30 AM 17,578 Views 13 Comments

It comes after the former head of the country’s domestic security agency was detained on suspicion of treason.

# unrest - Friday 7 January, 2022

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning
# Fuel Prices
# Fuel Prices

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning

Updated Jan 7th 2022, 11:00 AM 22,038 Views 31 Comments

The interior ministry said earlier that 26 “armed criminals” had been killed and 18 wounded in the unrest.

# unrest - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response

Jan 5th 2022, 2:38 PM 11,079 Views 11 Comments

Hundreds have been arrested in protests that started after a fuel price hike.

# unrest - Monday 22 November, 2021

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in
# Protests
# Protests

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 4:15 PM 42,978 Views 32 Comments

Austria reported over 15,000 new Covd-19 cases on Saturday.

# unrest - Monday 6 September, 2021

Liverpool ‘satisfied Naby Keita is safe’ as they work to get him out of Guinea
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

Liverpool ‘satisfied Naby Keita is safe’ as they work to get him out of Guinea

Sep 6th 2021, 12:12 PM 8,611 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old was on international duty in his homeland when an apparent military coup took place.

# unrest - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Taliban claim to capture Kandahar, Afghanistan's second-largest city
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Taliban claim to capture Kandahar, Afghanistan's second-largest city

Updated Aug 12th 2021, 11:00 PM 41,152 Views 84 Comments

The UK government is also sending troops to Afghanistan to help its embassy staff leave the country.

# unrest - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Tunisia on edge as president suspends parliament and fires prime minister
# Kais Saied
# Kais Saied

Tunisia on edge as president suspends parliament and fires prime minister

Jul 27th 2021, 9:12 AM 11,319 Views 5 Comments

Police intervened on Monday to prevent clashes outside the parliament building.

# unrest - Monday 10 May, 2021

Israeli police face off with Palestinians as Jerusalem violence continues
# Unrest
# Unrest

Israeli police face off with Palestinians as Jerusalem violence continues

May 10th 2021, 7:29 AM 12,665 Views 15 Comments

Israeli nationalists plan to parade through the Old City today in an annual flag-waving display for Jerusalem Day.

# unrest - Monday 12 April, 2021

Arlene Foster: Loyalist concerns cannot be dismissed as ‘nonsense’
# Unrest
# Unrest

Arlene Foster: Loyalist concerns cannot be dismissed as ‘nonsense’

Apr 12th 2021, 4:12 PM 26,047 Views 43 Comments

Foster said some claims of unfair treatment were not true but she said perceptions must be addressed.

# unrest - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Trump backers demand that Michigan vote centre ‘stop the count’
# Unrest
# Unrest

Trump backers demand that Michigan vote centre ‘stop the count’

Nov 5th 2020, 7:57 AM 58,626 Views 91 Comments

Protests by Trump supporters took place in multiple locations, whereas other marchers demanded every vote must be counted.

# unrest - Friday 16 October, 2020

Thailand’s prime minister refuses to quit in face of mass protests amid state of emergency
# Unrest
# Unrest

Thailand’s prime minister refuses to quit in face of mass protests amid state of emergency

Oct 16th 2020, 3:49 PM 12,352 Views 5 Comments

The emergency was declared in the capital following months of protests.

# unrest - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

China passes controversial Hong Kong security law after anti-government protests
# Hong Kong
# Hong Kong

China passes controversial Hong Kong security law after anti-government protests

Jun 30th 2020, 6:55 AM 9,388 Views 18 Comments

Human rights groups have warned the law could target opposition politicians.

# unrest - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Sam Burgess accuses ex-coach Mike Ford of trying to 'sabotage' Stuart Lancaster as England boss
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

Sam Burgess accuses ex-coach Mike Ford of trying to 'sabotage' Stuart Lancaster as England boss

Jun 4th 2020, 8:43 AM 11,987 Views 8 Comments

Burgess called Ford a ‘snake’ as he opened up about England’s dreadful 2015 World Cup campaign.

# unrest - Saturday 23 November, 2019

13-year-old boy killed as fifth week of violence begins in Chile
# Unrest
# Unrest

13-year-old boy killed as fifth week of violence begins in Chile

Nov 23rd 2019, 12:17 PM 6,334 Views 3 Comments

23 people have now been killed during weeks of unrest in the country.

# unrest - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Hong Kong police officer shot with arrow as violence escalates
# Protests
# Protests

Hong Kong police officer shot with arrow as violence escalates

Nov 17th 2019, 5:10 PM 15,105 Views 36 Comments

Protesters also set an overhead footbridge on fire.

# unrest - Saturday 26 October, 2019

One million Chileans take to streets to demand resignation of president Sebastian Pinera
# Unrest
# Unrest

One million Chileans take to streets to demand resignation of president Sebastian Pinera

Oct 26th 2019, 7:37 AM 7,742 Views 11 Comments

It was the seventh day in a week of protests that has seen 19 people killed.

# unrest - Friday 25 October, 2019

Explainer: How did protests over metro fares in Chile lead to days of violent fatal clashes?
# Unrest
# Unrest

Explainer: How did protests over metro fares in Chile lead to days of violent fatal clashes?

Oct 25th 2019, 6:05 AM 6,796 Views 8 Comments

Yesterday, a four-year-old child was killed during the latest round of protests.

# unrest - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Pochettino 'realistic' about Tottenham situation after big Champions League win
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

Pochettino 'realistic' about Tottenham situation after big Champions League win

Oct 23rd 2019, 9:01 AM 3,673 Views 1 Comment

The Spurs boss isn’t letting it distract him from recent issues, but believes the club have learned from tough times.

# unrest - Monday 21 October, 2019

Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11
# Santiago
# Santiago

Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11

Oct 21st 2019, 10:16 PM 8,357 Views 5 Comments

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven
# Unrest
# Unrest

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven

Oct 21st 2019, 8:02 AM 11,293 Views 10 Comments

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

# unrest - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Teenager in serious condition after being shot in fresh Hong Kong protests
# Unrest
# Unrest

Teenager in serious condition after being shot in fresh Hong Kong protests

Oct 5th 2019, 7:40 AM 8,725 Views 17 Comments

The incident is understood to have triggered another wave of mass protests overnight.

# unrest - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as clashes return to city following days of peace
# Unrest
# Unrest

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as clashes return to city following days of peace

Aug 24th 2019, 11:30 AM 5,889 Views 14 Comments

The protests ended a nearly week-long period of peace in the semi-autonomous region.

# unrest - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

US 'deeply concerned' by Chinese paramilitary on Hong Kong border
# Unrest
# Unrest

US 'deeply concerned' by Chinese paramilitary on Hong Kong border

Aug 14th 2019, 10:09 PM 17,607 Views 27 Comments

The US also urged Beijing to honour the territory’s autonomy as pro-democracy protests continued.

How escalating tensions in Hong Kong have brought one of the world's busiest airports to a standstill
# Explainer
# Explainer

How escalating tensions in Hong Kong have brought one of the world's busiest airports to a standstill

Aug 14th 2019, 6:20 AM 9,839 Views 10 Comments

Tensions have been simmering for months in Hong Kong, sparked by a proposed extradition bill with China.

# unrest - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Sudan wants the international community to back its new military rulers
# Democratic Transition
# Democratic Transition

Sudan wants the international community to back its new military rulers

Apr 14th 2019, 2:31 PM 7,348 Views 5 Comments

The plea came from its foreign ministry.

# unrest - Friday 17 August, 2018

'Your move': Seven cabin crew unions write to Ryanair shareholders demanding an end to unrest
# Unrest
# Unrest

'Your move': Seven cabin crew unions write to Ryanair shareholders demanding an end to unrest

Aug 17th 2018, 9:02 PM 30,499 Views 44 Comments

The letter sent to the shareholders was signed on behalf of seven cabin crew unions – two Spanish, two Belgian and, two Italian and one Portuguese.

# unrest - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Iran warns protesters they will 'pay the price' after third night of mass demonstrations
# Unrest
# Unrest

Iran warns protesters they will 'pay the price' after third night of mass demonstrations

Dec 31st 2017, 12:28 PM 10,424 Views 105 Comments

Two people have been killed and dozens injured.

# unrest - Friday 6 October, 2017

'We are profoundly sorry': Spanish government apologises for Catalan referendum violence
# Unrest
# Unrest

'We are profoundly sorry': Spanish government apologises for Catalan referendum violence

Oct 6th 2017, 7:42 PM 17,708 Views 36 Comments

Spanish police have been criticised for violent scenes during Sunday’s referendum.

# unrest - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Barcelona win behind closed doors amid referendum turmoil
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

Barcelona win behind closed doors amid referendum turmoil

Oct 1st 2017, 7:08 PM 9,492 Views 3 Comments

Goals from Messi and Busquets sealed the victory, while some Barca fans threatened a peaceful pitch invasion.

# unrest - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Police attacked in Belfast after removal of wood from nationalist bonfire site
# Belfast
# Belfast

Police attacked in Belfast after removal of wood from nationalist bonfire site

Aug 8th 2017, 8:15 AM 12,329 Views 42 Comments

A number of cars were torched by youths and petrol bombs were thrown at police.

# unrest - Monday 27 March, 2017

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers to ballot for industrial action
# SIPTU
# SIPTU

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers to ballot for industrial action

Mar 27th 2017, 5:07 PM 30,793 Views 183 Comments

Bus Éireann has released a statement urging all employees to engage with management to prevent the company becoming insolvent.

# unrest - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss

Mar 26th 2017, 2:48 PM 25,990 Views 59 Comments

There is no end in sight for the Bus Éireann strike, as it continues for its third day today.

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