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Protests against racism spreading in US 07 Jun 2020

Protests against racism spreading in US

The protests following George Floyd's death are spreading in the world and more than 650 cities and towns across the US.

UN Secretary General Supports US Protesters 06 Jun 2020

UN Secretary General Supports US Protesters

he UN staff expresses its solidarity with US people, who took to the streets protesting against racism and police brutality, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a Twitter post.

Trump Threatens Using Military against US Protests 02 Jun 2020

Trump Threatens Using Military against US Protests

US President Donald Trump vowed Monday to order a military crackdown on once-in-a-generation violent protests gripping the United States.

Fires raging near White House as protests rage in US 01 Jun 2020

Fires raging near White House as protests rage in US

Multiple fires are flaring near the White House as a day of peaceful protests against police brutality escalated from tense standoffs with police into rioting and vandalism.

Police Arrests 1,400 Protesters As Protests Continue 31 May 2020

Police Arrests 1,400 Protesters As Protests Continue

Police have arrested nearly 1,400 people in 17 US cities since Thursday as protests continue over the death of George Floyd.

Protests Raise Fears of New Waves of COVID-19 Infection 31 May 2020

Protests Raise Fears of New Waves of COVID-19 Infection

The mayor of Atlanta, one of the dozens of US cities hit by massive protests after the police killing of a black man, has a message for demonstrators: “If you were out protesting last night, you probably need to go get a COVID test this week.

1 Dead in Protests in Detroit; Police says 30 May 2020

1 Dead in Protests in Detroit; Police says

One person was killed in downtown Detroit after someone in an SUV fired shots into a crowd of people gathering in protests for George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis custody.

Peaceful protests must be guaranteed; Iran VP 07 Dec 2019

Peaceful protests must be guaranteed; Iran VP

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iranian First Vice President Ishaq Jahangiri said on Friday that the people are entitled to stage peaceful protests to seek their rights, urging the three branches of the government to create a mechanism for that purpose. “All officials in the three branches of the government, as well as the country’s officials […]

Curfew in Najaf after torching Iran consulate 28 Nov 2019

Curfew in Najaf after torching Iran consulate

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iraqi authorities have announced curfew in the holy city of Najaf after masked assailants attacked and set fire on the Iranian consulate. The rioters entered the compound and torched the entire consulate building late Wednesday, police and civil defense sources said. The staff members at the Iranian consulate had been evacuated […]

Rights Violations during Chile Protests; HRW says 27 Nov 2019

Rights Violations during Chile Protests; HRW says

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Police committed “serious human rights violations” as weeks of chile protests across the South American country claimed 25 lives, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday in a report calling for reform of the force. HRW said the police, known as Carabineros, “committed serious human rights violations, including excessive use of force in […]