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#Protests

# protests - Yesterday’s News

Junta trial of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi gets underway
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Junta trial of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi gets underway

20 hours ago 6,673 Views 0 Comments

The Nobel Peace Prize laureate is being charged with accepting illegal payments of cash and gold, among other charges.

# protests - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Proposal to pardon jailed Catalan separatists sparks protests in Madrid
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# Independence

Proposal to pardon jailed Catalan separatists sparks protests in Madrid

Sun 5:25 PM 13,679 Views 13 Comments

As many as 25,000 people attended.

# protests - Saturday 5 June, 2021

Second night of protests in Minneapolis over fatal shooting of man by US marshals
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Second night of protests in Minneapolis over fatal shooting of man by US marshals

Jun 5th 2021, 12:17 PM 25,587 Views 24 Comments

Winston Boogie Smith Jr died on Thursday night in Minneapolis.

# protests - Sunday 30 May, 2021

Brazilians stage more protests against Bolsonaro
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# Brazil

Brazilians stage more protests against Bolsonaro

May 30th 2021, 10:27 AM 13,821 Views 19 Comments

The protests are focused on the Bolsonaro regime’s pandemic response, which has claimed more than 461,000 lives here.

# protests - Saturday 29 May, 2021

Protest in solidarity with Belarusian political prisoners takes place in Dublin
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# Belarus Protests

Protest in solidarity with Belarusian political prisoners takes place in Dublin

May 29th 2021, 6:36 PM 15,148 Views 24 Comments

The gathering was small and in line with Covid-19 regulations which limit how many can meet in public.

# protests - Saturday 22 May, 2021

'An epic journey': Three former Debenhams workers on picketing during a pandemic
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# On The Picket

'An epic journey': Three former Debenhams workers on picketing during a pandemic

May 22nd 2021, 6:00 AM 11,127 Views 14 Comments

Their picketing days are over but they are determined to keep fighting for workers’ protections.

# protests - Thursday 13 May, 2021

Man United fans launch fresh protest ahead of Liverpool clash
# Anger
# Anger

Man United fans launch fresh protest ahead of Liverpool clash

May 13th 2021, 7:46 PM 20,697 Views 29 Comments

The fixture was postponed 11 days ago when supporters stormed the pitch.

# protests - Friday 7 May, 2021

Joel Glazer vows to improve communication with Man United fans
# Must Do Better
# Must Do Better

Joel Glazer vows to improve communication with Man United fans

May 7th 2021, 3:57 PM 4,691 Views 19 Comments

The supporters have said ‘change is needed and the club must act now’, setting out a five-point plan.

Jurgen Klopp criticises pundits’ push for protests
# Keep Calm
# Keep Calm

Jurgen Klopp criticises pundits’ push for protests

May 7th 2021, 3:40 PM 5,471 Views 3 Comments

Last weekend’s match against Manchester United at Old Trafford was postponed.

# protests - Monday 3 May, 2021

Manchester United promise to ban supporters involved in violent behaviour during protests
# Protests
# Protests

Manchester United promise to ban supporters involved in violent behaviour during protests

Updated May 3rd 2021, 4:43 PM 31,701 Views 40 Comments

A number of supporters forced their way into Old Trafford on Sunday as a demonstration against the Glazer family.

# protests - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Old Trafford protests ‘just the start’ and Glazers should take note – Roy Keane
# Support
# Support

Old Trafford protests ‘just the start’ and Glazers should take note – Roy Keane

May 2nd 2021, 7:13 PM 14,604 Views 42 Comments

The demonstration caused the postponement of Manchester United’s Premier League clash with Liverpool.

# protests - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Protests in Minneapolis after fatal shooting of black man by officer who 'drew handgun instead of taser'
# US
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# US

Protests in Minneapolis after fatal shooting of black man by officer who 'drew handgun instead of taser'

Apr 13th 2021, 7:32 AM 17,948 Views 103 Comments

The city is already experiencing tensions as the George Floyd murder trial continues.

# protests - Monday 12 April, 2021

Judge refuses to sequester George Floyd trial jury after new unrest
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Judge refuses to sequester George Floyd trial jury after new unrest

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 7:17 PM 49,024 Views 0 Comments

Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill said he expected closing arguments to begin next week.

# protests - Friday 9 April, 2021

Military limits internet use as Myanmar information blackout worsens
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# Broadband

Military limits internet use as Myanmar information blackout worsens

Apr 9th 2021, 7:15 AM 5,506 Views 3 Comments

Protests against the 1 February coup that ousted the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi are still ongoing.

# protests - Friday 2 April, 2021

Myanmar shuts down wireless internet services as coup protests continue
# Myanmar
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# Myanmar

Myanmar shuts down wireless internet services as coup protests continue

Apr 2nd 2021, 9:44 AM 8,870 Views 15 Comments

Meanwhile, the UN Security Council has strongly condemned the use of violence against peaceful protesters.

# protests - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Belgian police clash with large crowd at 'April Fool's' party in Brussels park
# Belgium
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# Belgium

Belgian police clash with large crowd at 'April Fool's' party in Brussels park

Apr 1st 2021, 10:50 PM 27,072 Views 49 Comments

The festival, dubbed ‘La Boum’ or ‘the party’, had been advertised on social media and police warned that it was a fake event on April Fool’s Day.

# protests - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Arrests amid major Garda presence as anti-lockdown events take place in Dublin
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Arrests amid major Garda presence as anti-lockdown events take place in Dublin

Mar 17th 2021, 8:21 PM 147,073 Views 154 Comments
  • 16 arrests had been made as of 3pm this afternoon, gardaí said.
  • Officers are appealing to people not to attend parties or gatherings tonight.

# protests - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

'People lack hope': Labour calls for more nuanced approach towards anti-lockdown protests
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# St Patrick's Day

'People lack hope': Labour calls for more nuanced approach towards anti-lockdown protests

Mar 16th 2021, 6:38 PM 19,975 Views 40 Comments

Labour’s Aodhán Ó Ríordáin says dismissing protesters as ‘cranks’ will not work.

# protests - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Myanmar's junta declares martial law in two townships after one of deadliest days
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Myanmar's junta declares martial law in two townships after one of deadliest days

Updated Mar 14th 2021, 7:28 PM 11,316 Views 4 Comments

Earlier, the civilian leader of Myanmar’s government vowed a ‘revolution’ against the junta.

# protests - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Four killed as Myanmar forces continue clashes with protesters
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# Anti-Coup

Four killed as Myanmar forces continue clashes with protesters

Mar 13th 2021, 10:05 AM 5,464 Views 7 Comments

More than 70 people are believed to have been killed during the clashes.

# protests - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Myanmar protesters defy curfew as media outlets ordered to shut
# Students
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# Students

Myanmar protesters defy curfew as media outlets ordered to shut

Mar 9th 2021, 7:08 AM 4,442 Views 8 Comments

Students and other civilians took part in one of many daily protests across the country against the military’s seizure of power last month.

# protests - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Myanmar protesters return to streets as crackdown continues
# Yangon
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# Yangon

Myanmar protesters return to streets as crackdown continues

Mar 2nd 2021, 8:48 AM 5,230 Views 1 Comment

Police in Yangon used tear gas against the protesters.

# protests - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Police in Myanmar intensify use of force at anti-coup protests
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# Clashes

Police in Myanmar intensify use of force at anti-coup protests

Feb 28th 2021, 9:55 AM 5,364 Views 0 Comments

Footage showed protesters in Yangon running away from police as they charged at them.

# protests - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Myanmar police escalate crackdown on coup protesters
# Mandalay
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# Mandalay

Myanmar police escalate crackdown on coup protesters

Feb 27th 2021, 10:48 AM 8,217 Views 5 Comments

Demonstrators had sought to assemble in Yangon and Mandalay.

# protests - Friday 19 February, 2021

Woman shot during Myanmar protest dies
# Naypyitaw
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# Naypyitaw

Woman shot during Myanmar protest dies

Feb 19th 2021, 8:40 AM 5,543 Views 2 Comments

Mya Thwet Thwet Khine was shot during a demonstration in Naypyitaw on February 9.

# protests - Monday 15 February, 2021

Fresh protests in Myanmar after junta cuts off internet, deploys troops
# Military Coup
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# Military Coup

Fresh protests in Myanmar after junta cuts off internet, deploys troops

Feb 15th 2021, 7:35 AM 6,978 Views 1 Comment

The country’s new military leadership has so far been unmoved by a torrent of international condemnation.

# protests - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Myanmar protesters return to streets despite police violence
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Myanmar protesters return to streets despite police violence

Feb 10th 2021, 8:16 AM 4,757 Views 4 Comments

Protesters are calling for power to be restored to Aung San Suu Kyi’s deposed civilian government.

# protests - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained
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# Moscow

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:22 AM 14,640 Views 19 Comments

Britain, France, Germany, the United States and the European Union denounced the ruling and called for his immediate release.

# protests - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia
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Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia

Updated Jan 31st 2021, 3:29 PM 18,792 Views 20 Comments

Protesters defied government warnings to rally from Vladivostok to Saint Petersburg in a second weekend of mass demonstrations.

# protests - Monday 25 January, 2021

Explainer: What's going on with anti-lockdown protests in the Netherlands?
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# Coronavirus

Explainer: What's going on with anti-lockdown protests in the Netherlands?

Jan 25th 2021, 2:54 PM 45,689 Views 62 Comments

Around 250 people were arrested following protests across the Netherlands yesterday over a new curfew.

Netherlands anti-curfew protests spark clashes with police
# Lockdown
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# Lockdown

Netherlands anti-curfew protests spark clashes with police

Jan 25th 2021, 8:08 AM 24,838 Views 73 Comments

Hundreds gathered to protest a curfew in place until February.

# protests - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained
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# Russia

Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained

Updated Jan 24th 2021, 4:53 PM 27,783 Views 40 Comments

Tens of thousands rallied in support of jailed opposition politician Alexei Navalny in Russia this weekend.

# protests - Friday 22 January, 2021

Woman arrested after Dublin Lord Mayor Hazel Chu harassed by far-right protesters outside Mansion House
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# Dublin Lord Mayor

Woman arrested after Dublin Lord Mayor Hazel Chu harassed by far-right protesters outside Mansion House

Jan 22nd 2021, 3:10 PM 47,466 Views 53 Comments

Hazel Chu was approached by a group of people who criticised her for wearing a mask and referred to her as a ‘shape-shifting dragon’.

# protests - Monday 30 November, 2020

Police investigating Celtic protests that left three officers injured
# Condemned
# Condemned

Police investigating Celtic protests that left three officers injured

Nov 30th 2020, 5:59 PM 5,088 Views 8 Comments

Fans gathered outside the stadium calling for manager Neil Lennon to be sacked after a defeat to Ross County.

# protests - Sunday 29 November, 2020

Four French police officers appear in court after being filmed appearing to beat black music producer
# France
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# France

Four French police officers appear in court after being filmed appearing to beat black music producer

Nov 29th 2020, 1:25 PM 27,450 Views 18 Comments

The four officers are under investigation for ‘violence with a racist motive’.

# protests - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Human rights group says over 500 arrested following Belarus protests
# Belarus
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# Belarus

Human rights group says over 500 arrested following Belarus protests

Nov 15th 2020, 6:12 PM 10,474 Views 2 Comments

In the capital Minsk, police wielded clubs and used tear gas and water cannon to disperse thousands of demonstrators.

Peru president faces calls to resign after three protesters killed
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# Lima

Peru president faces calls to resign after three protesters killed

Nov 15th 2020, 9:40 AM 13,900 Views 3 Comments

Seven ministers of Peru’s cabinet resigned last night.

# protests - Friday 6 November, 2020

Trump supporters protest outside count centres in several US states
# Endgame
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# Endgame

Trump supporters protest outside count centres in several US states

Nov 6th 2020, 7:40 AM 14,623 Views 22 Comments

The protesters, some of them armed, gathered overnight in the wake of the president’s baseless claims of election fraud.

# protests - Thursday 5 November, 2020

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

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

Nov 5th 2020, 7:57 AM 58,590 Views 91 Comments

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

# protests - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

'Whose streets? Our streets': Anti-Trump protesters gather outside White House
# Tensions Brewing
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# Tensions Brewing

'Whose streets? Our streets': Anti-Trump protesters gather outside White House

Nov 4th 2020, 7:04 AM 11,405 Views 4 Comments

Scattered protests also took place from Seattle to New York City, but across the US there were no signs of widespread unrest.

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