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Violent Protest Against New Airport in Nantes, France

VIDEO: Police responded with a torrent of water cannon water, tear gas and stun grenades, as protesters threw rocks, paving stones, bottles, emergency flares, and returned tear gas canisters. About 25,000 protesters clashed with police in Nantes, France on Saturday in defiance of a project to build a new airport in the city of Notre […]

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Ukraine: Olesya Zhukovskaya’s Final Tweet on Street, “I’m Done” After The Medical Worker Was Shot in the Neck

A volunteer medic’s tweet goes viral after she posts what she thought would be her last message to the social network after being shot in the neck by government snipers Thursday. Я вмираю — Olesya Zhukovskaya (@OlesyaZhukovska) February 20, 2014 Witnesses say police have deliberately targeted journalists and medical workers.

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Rioters Burn Tires in Protest in Kiev, Ukraine; Two Protestors Killed with GSW

Protesters burned tires in central Kiev on Wednesday, where they also set off firecrackers and hurled rocks in the direction of state security forces. Two protesters have died after suffering bullet wounds in a protest in Kiev. Anti-government protests began in November 2013, but clashes recently accelerated Wednesday when police advanced to dismantle a protest […]

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Sama Elmasry Sings Song of Disgust About President Barack Obama’s Performance with Egypt

An example of the divisiveness and disgust in Egypt can be seen in a video clip featuring a narrative song by Egyptian performer Sama Elmasry. Titled “You Obama, Your Father, Mother,” it attacks the US president for allegedly preferring Islamic radicals over the Egyptian army. You Obama, Your Father, Mother has gone viral, with over […]

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Day of Wrath Protest in Russia

Russian authorities have detained a number of protesters following a “Day of Wrath” rally in Moscow. Protesters called for political reforms, and it was the second time the protest was allowed, according to Russian media reports. Russian opposition activists gathered in downtown Moscow Sunday to hold a sanctioned Day of Wrath rally. ‘Day of Wrath’ […]

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Yemen: Fighting in Sanaa Between Tribesmen Loyal to President Saleh and Mutinous Soldiers Supporting Anti-Government Protesters

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Tribesmen loyal to Yemen’s embattled president on Tuesday clashed with a group of soldiers whose commander has sided with the opposition, and the fighting in a suburb of the capital Sanaa left three tribesmen dead. New fighting reported in Sanaa, Yemen where three people were reported killed in the capital city. The fight […]

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At Least 42 Protesters Killed at Anti-Government Rally by Plainclothes Snipers in Sanaa, Yemen

According to witness and medical personnel, Yemeni security forces and plainclothes snipers rooftops shot and killed up to 42 protesters at an anti-government rally in Sanaa after Muslim prayers on Friday President Ali Abdullah Saleh declared a state of emergency. Also, at least 300 were injured. “I express my extreme sorrow for what happened today […]

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Saudi Troops Send 3,500 Troops to Bahrain

Demonstrators who have seized control of key points in Manama the capital of Bahrain. The response of a National Guard brigade, a mechanized brigade of the Saudi army and a tank battalion with 3,500 troops. The force consists of a six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council to guard Bahrain’s oil facilities. The Shiite opposition demonstrators in Bahrain […]

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Yemen Police Shoot Protesters at Tahrir Square: 6 Injured, 1200 Injured

Police in Yemen used tear gas, water cannons and live bullets at anti-government protesters at a protest camp in Tahrir Square in the center of the capital, Sanaa. At least six people died and about 1200 were injured. Reports say hundreds of police moved in, where protesters have been camping out in Sanaa’s Tahrir Square […]

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At Security Forces Shooting Protesting Women Abidjan, Ivory Coast: At Least 7 Dead

Security forces loyal to President Laurent Gbagbo, who is clinging to power in Ivory Coast (Côte d’Ivoire), fatally shot six women in the Abodo district of Abidjan, protesting his refusal to leave office Thursday, as the U.N. said more than 200,000 people have fled the intensified fighting. Troops loyal to Incumbent President Laurent Gbagbo have […]

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