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#tear gas

# tear-gas - Saturday 18 January, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Tear gas deployed by police as 15 arrested in new anti-Macron demonstration in Paris Gilets Jaunes

# tear-gas - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

From TheJournal.ie French police fire tear gas as hundreds of thousands protest pension reform plans Transport Stoppages

French police fire tear gas as hundreds of thousands protest pension reform plans

Commuters in Paris and other big cities have borne the brunt of transport stoppages so far but Christmas travel plans are now at risk.

# tear-gas - Saturday 2 November, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Hong Kong protesters target Chinese state-owned news agency in latest round of marches Hong Kong

Hong Kong protesters target Chinese state-owned news agency in latest round of marches

Earlier, police fired tear gas and a water cannon after some protesters hurled petrol bombs.

# tear-gas - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Tour de France chief slams farmers as yellow jersey suffers from tear gas

Although the race resumed following a 15-minute interruption, Christian Prudhomme was furious at the finish.

# tear-gas - Saturday 16 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 17 dead after tear gas explodes in Caracas club, causing a stampede Venezuela

17 dead after tear gas explodes in Caracas club, causing a stampede

A brawl prompted someone to throw a tear gas canister, sending hundreds rushing for the exits.

# tear-gas - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian baby dies from tear gas inhalation at Gaza protest Protests

Palestinian baby dies from tear gas inhalation at Gaza protest

Eight-month-old Leila al-Ghandour was exposed to the gas east of Gaza City during major protests on Monday.

# tear-gas - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Drug addicts clash with police at Vietnam rehab centre Tear Gas

Drug addicts clash with police at Vietnam rehab centre

“It was a big mess,” a police officer said after the clashes which followed protests at the centre.

# tear-gas - Saturday 22 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie London City airport declared safe after tear gas incident Evacuation

London City airport declared safe after tear gas incident

Police say they are investigating whether the incident was a result of an accidental discharge of a spray canister.

# tear-gas - Thursday 8 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man dies in Belfast city after police use tear gas Belfast

Man dies in Belfast city after police use tear gas

The Police Ombudsman is investigating the incident.

# tear-gas - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Thieves use teargas to rob Chinese tourists near Paris Mugging

Thieves use teargas to rob Chinese tourists near Paris

Thefts from Chinese tourists in Paris are increasing.

# tear-gas - Monday 11 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Water cannon and tear gas used against fans in Paris after Euro 2016 final last night Disruption

Water cannon and tear gas used against fans in Paris after Euro 2016 final last night

Around 40 people were arrested after clashes with police during the final last night.

# tear-gas - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie French police fire tear gas at English soccer fans in Lille Hooligans

French police fire tear gas at English soccer fans in Lille

Thousands of English fans have gathered in Lille ahead of their match in the nearby city of Lens tomorrow.

# tear-gas - Saturday 5 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Defiant front page as police seize control of Turkish newspaper Press Freedom This post contains videos

Defiant front page as police seize control of Turkish newspaper

Police have used teargas on protesters.

# tear-gas - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Tear gas fired as migrants try to storm Greece-Macedonia border fence Migrant Crisis

Tear gas fired as migrants try to storm Greece-Macedonia border fence

The UN’s rights chief criticised a “rising roar of xenophobia” towards migrants.

# tear-gas - Thursday 17 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'Mayhem' as crowds of migrants break through police lines in Croatia Closed Borders

'Mayhem' as crowds of migrants break through police lines in Croatia

Authorities in the country have said they expect an influx of over 20,000 people in the next two weeks.

# tear-gas - Friday 1 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Police use tear gas on stone-throwing protesters Milan Expo

Police use tear gas on stone-throwing protesters

Violent clashes have broken out in Italy as tens of thousands of protesters come out onto the streets.

# tear-gas - Monday 19 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Police tear-gassed these children as they tried to protect their playground Shocking

VIDEO: Police tear-gassed these children as they tried to protect their playground

The space was under threat of being seized by a property developer.

# tear-gas - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The peaceful anarchy of Hong Kong's student protesters is infectious Democracy

Opinion: The peaceful anarchy of Hong Kong's student protesters is infectious

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests gained a momentum of their own after the catastrophic miscalculation to fire tear gas at peaceful demonstrators.

# tear-gas - Monday 29 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hong Kong protesters stay on streets despite tear gas and riot police Defiant

Hong Kong protesters stay on streets despite tear gas and riot police

It’s reported that 41 people had been treated in hospital for injuries sustained during the protests

# tear-gas - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Trouble flares on the streets of Rio as Maracana hosts Argentina v Bosnia

According to reports, police fired tear gas as a group of protesters attempted to march towards the stadium.

# tear-gas - Monday 28 April, 2014

The horrifying moment when tear gas engulfed a flare-waving football fan Ric Flare This post contains videos

The horrifying moment when tear gas engulfed a flare-waving football fan

The Zagłębie Lubin supporter scrambled away and rejoined his colleagues after the incendiary incident.

# tear-gas - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Police fire tear gas on anti-austerity protesters in Rome, 20 officers were injured in violence Clashes

Police fire tear gas on anti-austerity protesters in Rome, 20 officers were injured in violence

One protester lost a number of fingers after a firecracker apparently exploded prematurely in his hand.

# tear-gas - Monday 20 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds wounded as police and protesters clash in freezing temperatures in Ukraine Ukraine

Hundreds wounded as police and protesters clash in freezing temperatures in Ukraine

More than 200 people were wounded amid mounting fury over draconian new anti-protest laws.

# tear-gas - Saturday 28 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Student killed as Egypt police clash with protesters Egypt

Student killed as Egypt police clash with protesters

The unrest follows nationwide repression of Islamist protests after the military-installed government listed the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation.

# tear-gas - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Turkish authorities accused of sexual abuse and severe beating of protesters Human Rights

Turkish authorities accused of sexual abuse and severe beating of protesters

A report by Amnesty International also recorded examples of police firing plastic bullets directly at protesters’ heads.

# tear-gas - Monday 3 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Clashes with police as 10,000 workers join Bangladesh fire protest Factory Fire

Clashes with police as 10,000 workers join Bangladesh fire protest

Protests have entered their second week after 110 people died in Bangladesh’s worst ever clothing factory fire.

# tear-gas - Saturday 1 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Protesters, police clash in Mexico before Pena Nieto presidential inauguration Mexico

Protesters, police clash in Mexico before Pena Nieto presidential inauguration

At least five police officers and a protester were injured in scuffles sparked by the 500 protesters.

# tear-gas - Sunday 11 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Violence reported as Poland marks its independence day Poland

Violence reported as Poland marks its independence day

Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at a right-wing march.

# tear-gas - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Petrol bombs thrown at Greek police during anti-austerity protests Greece This post contains images

Pics: Petrol bombs thrown at Greek police during anti-austerity protests

There were scenes of violence on the streets of Athens today.

# tear-gas - Friday 27 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Colorado suspect 'was seeing university psychiatrist' before massacre Colorado

Colorado suspect 'was seeing university psychiatrist' before massacre

A court in Colorado has seen disputes over whether medical privilege covers contact between James Holmes and his doctor.

From TheJournal.ie Colorado suspected gunman 'can't remember' shooting spree Colorado

Colorado suspected gunman 'can't remember' shooting spree

Alleged killer James Holmes is repeatedly asking guards why he is in prison – claiming that he has no memory of the shooting which took place in a packed Colorado cinema last week.

# tear-gas - Monday 23 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: US college party turns into riot Break It Up This post contains videos

VIDEO: US college party turns into riot

With Trinity and UCD Balls taking place last weekend, gardai will be glad nothing like this kicked off.

# tear-gas - Sunday 29 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie 300 people arrested at Occupy protests in California Occupy

300 people arrested at Occupy protests in California

Demonstrators burned an American flag in a city hall after police fired tear gas and bean bags to disperse the crowds.

# tear-gas - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Lawmakers throw tear gas in South Korean parliament Most Unparliamentary This post contains videos

Watch: Lawmakers throw tear gas in South Korean parliament

It’s not the first time there have been such chaotic scenes in the South Korean parliament.

# tear-gas - Monday 21 November, 2011

From TheJournal.ie More deaths in Tahrir Square clashes Egypt

More deaths in Tahrir Square clashes

The violence continues in Cairo this afternoon, with 24 people confirmed dead so far. This is the most sustained challenge yet to Egypt’s military rule.

# tear-gas - Thursday 30 June, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Eyewitness: Tear gas and tension in Syntagma Square Opinion This post contains images

Eyewitness: Tear gas and tension in Syntagma Square

An Irish woman living in Athens spends some hours at the heart of the Greek protests and records the fear, anger and uncertainty on the streets.

From TheJournal.ie Tensions high in Greece as lawmakers brace for second vote Greece This post contains videos

Tensions high in Greece as lawmakers brace for second vote

Protests are continuing ahead of today’s bill, which is needed to push through the austerity measures that were agreed yesterday.

# tear-gas - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Gallery: Athens burns as riots seize the Greek capital Athens This post contains images

Gallery: Athens burns as riots seize the Greek capital

Over 100 people have been injured after another day of violence…

# tear-gas - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Tear gas and violence in Athens as Greeks fight austerity Athens This post contains videos

Tear gas and violence in Athens as Greeks fight austerity

Stun grenades were used by police to try to calm the protests, which went on for several hours.

# tear-gas - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Tear gas fired at protesters in Greece as thousands march against austerity measures Greece

Tear gas fired at protesters in Greece as thousands march against austerity measures

Irish people living in Athens have told TheJournal.ie that violence is being caused by a small minority, and that life there has become very difficult.

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