Volunteer medics treat dozens of injured demonstrators after violent clashes with riot police in Istanbul's Taksim Square.
(6 days ago)
Clashes between police and protesters across Turkey have continued for another day. There were violent scenes in Istanbul and the capital Ankara, with the police using water canons and tear gas to disperse demonstrators.
(6 days ago)
Officers injured during public disorder as hundreds turn out across cities in Britain to celebrate former prime minister's deathPolice officers were injured and arrests were made as protesters held street parties in cities around Britain celebrating the death of Margaret Thatcher.One officer was taken to hospital and five others were injured in clashes in Bristol after a...
(2 months and 11 days ago)
Turkish police have detained dozens of anti-government protesters after clashes near prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office in Istanbul.
(13 days ago)
After two weeks of demonstrations, police cleared protesters from Istanbul's Taksim square and the surrounding area this weekend. You might have missed the intense clashes, which left a number of people injured and saw police deploying tear gas and water cannons against protesters.
(1 day ago)
Officers would arrest marchers who plan to carry rifles into the city in violation of the law.
(1 month and 11 days ago)
FRANKFURT, Germany - German police and thousands of anti-capitalist protesters are engaged in a standoff near the headquarters of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt. Police in Germany's financial capital say about 7,000 protesters are refusing to move after officers encircled a group of about 200-300 people for refusing to remove face masks. Organizers of the "Blockupy"...
(17 days ago)
By Eva Kuehnen FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German police used pepper spray and batons against anti-capitalist demonstrators from the Blockupy movement on Saturday during a second day of protests against Europe's austerity policies. Around 7,000 protesters joined an initially peaceful march through Frankfurt, Germany's financial capital. Many brandished signs with slogans that read...
(17 days ago)
Man grabs police weapon, shoots and injures 2 officers at German police station
(3 months and 5 days ago)
Protesters in Brazil have promised more organised action following clashes in which police in Sao Paulo set upon thousands of young demonstrators angered by rises in bus and subway fares. Newspapers carried photos of bloodied protesters and journalists with battered, swollen faces, a young couple being beaten by police and videos of tear gas canisters and rubber bullets...
(4 days ago)
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