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# unrest - Thursday 5 November, 2020

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

Nov 5th 2020, 7:57 AM 58,585 Views 91 Comments

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

# unrest - Friday 16 October, 2020

Thailand’s prime minister refuses to quit in face of mass protests amid state of emergency
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Thailand’s prime minister refuses to quit in face of mass protests amid state of emergency

Oct 16th 2020, 3:49 PM 12,332 Views 5 Comments

The emergency was declared in the capital following months of protests.

# unrest - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

China passes controversial Hong Kong security law after anti-government protests
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China passes controversial Hong Kong security law after anti-government protests

Jun 30th 2020, 6:55 AM 9,370 Views 18 Comments

Human rights groups have warned the law could target opposition politicians.

# unrest - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Sam Burgess accuses ex-coach Mike Ford of trying to 'sabotage' Stuart Lancaster as England boss
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Sam Burgess accuses ex-coach Mike Ford of trying to 'sabotage' Stuart Lancaster as England boss

Jun 4th 2020, 8:43 AM 11,948 Views 8 Comments

Burgess called Ford a ‘snake’ as he opened up about England’s dreadful 2015 World Cup campaign.

# unrest - Saturday 23 November, 2019

13-year-old boy killed as fifth week of violence begins in Chile
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13-year-old boy killed as fifth week of violence begins in Chile

Nov 23rd 2019, 12:17 PM 6,319 Views 3 Comments

23 people have now been killed during weeks of unrest in the country.

# unrest - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Hong Kong police officer shot with arrow as violence escalates
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Hong Kong police officer shot with arrow as violence escalates

Nov 17th 2019, 5:10 PM 15,084 Views 36 Comments

Protesters also set an overhead footbridge on fire.

# unrest - Saturday 26 October, 2019

One million Chileans take to streets to demand resignation of president Sebastian Pinera
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One million Chileans take to streets to demand resignation of president Sebastian Pinera

Oct 26th 2019, 7:37 AM 7,720 Views 11 Comments

It was the seventh day in a week of protests that has seen 19 people killed.

# unrest - Friday 25 October, 2019

Explainer: How did protests over metro fares in Chile lead to days of violent fatal clashes?
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Explainer: How did protests over metro fares in Chile lead to days of violent fatal clashes?

Oct 25th 2019, 6:05 AM 6,775 Views 8 Comments

Yesterday, a four-year-old child was killed during the latest round of protests.

# unrest - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Pochettino 'realistic' about Tottenham situation after big Champions League win
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Pochettino 'realistic' about Tottenham situation after big Champions League win

Oct 23rd 2019, 9:01 AM 3,665 Views 1 Comment

The Spurs boss isn’t letting it distract him from recent issues, but believes the club have learned from tough times.

# unrest - Monday 21 October, 2019

Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11
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Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11

Oct 21st 2019, 10:16 PM 8,345 Views 5 Comments

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven
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Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven

Oct 21st 2019, 8:02 AM 11,279 Views 10 Comments

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

# unrest - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Teenager in serious condition after being shot in fresh Hong Kong protests
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Teenager in serious condition after being shot in fresh Hong Kong protests

Oct 5th 2019, 7:40 AM 8,711 Views 17 Comments

The incident is understood to have triggered another wave of mass protests overnight.

# unrest - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as clashes return to city following days of peace
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Hong Kong police fire tear gas as clashes return to city following days of peace

Aug 24th 2019, 11:30 AM 5,876 Views 14 Comments

The protests ended a nearly week-long period of peace in the semi-autonomous region.

# unrest - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

US 'deeply concerned' by Chinese paramilitary on Hong Kong border
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US 'deeply concerned' by Chinese paramilitary on Hong Kong border

Aug 14th 2019, 10:09 PM 17,583 Views 27 Comments

The US also urged Beijing to honour the territory’s autonomy as pro-democracy protests continued.

How escalating tensions in Hong Kong have brought one of the world's busiest airports to a standstill
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How escalating tensions in Hong Kong have brought one of the world's busiest airports to a standstill

Aug 14th 2019, 6:20 AM 9,826 Views 10 Comments

Tensions have been simmering for months in Hong Kong, sparked by a proposed extradition bill with China.

# unrest - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Sudan wants the international community to back its new military rulers
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Sudan wants the international community to back its new military rulers

Apr 14th 2019, 2:31 PM 7,327 Views 5 Comments

The plea came from its foreign ministry.

# unrest - Friday 17 August, 2018

'Your move': Seven cabin crew unions write to Ryanair shareholders demanding an end to unrest
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'Your move': Seven cabin crew unions write to Ryanair shareholders demanding an end to unrest

Aug 17th 2018, 9:02 PM 30,466 Views 45 Comments

The letter sent to the shareholders was signed on behalf of seven cabin crew unions – two Spanish, two Belgian and, two Italian and one Portuguese.

# unrest - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Iran warns protesters they will 'pay the price' after third night of mass demonstrations
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Iran warns protesters they will 'pay the price' after third night of mass demonstrations

Dec 31st 2017, 12:28 PM 10,397 Views 142 Comments

Two people have been killed and dozens injured.

# unrest - Friday 6 October, 2017

'We are profoundly sorry': Spanish government apologises for Catalan referendum violence
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'We are profoundly sorry': Spanish government apologises for Catalan referendum violence

Oct 6th 2017, 7:42 PM 17,689 Views 36 Comments

Spanish police have been criticised for violent scenes during Sunday’s referendum.

# unrest - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Barcelona win behind closed doors amid referendum turmoil
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Barcelona win behind closed doors amid referendum turmoil

Oct 1st 2017, 7:08 PM 9,467 Views 3 Comments

Goals from Messi and Busquets sealed the victory, while some Barca fans threatened a peaceful pitch invasion.

# unrest - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Police attacked in Belfast after removal of wood from nationalist bonfire site
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Police attacked in Belfast after removal of wood from nationalist bonfire site

Aug 8th 2017, 8:15 AM 12,312 Views 42 Comments

A number of cars were torched by youths and petrol bombs were thrown at police.

# unrest - Monday 27 March, 2017

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers to ballot for industrial action
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Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers to ballot for industrial action

Mar 27th 2017, 5:07 PM 30,772 Views 183 Comments

Bus Éireann has released a statement urging all employees to engage with management to prevent the company becoming insolvent.

# unrest - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss
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Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss

Mar 26th 2017, 2:48 PM 25,941 Views 67 Comments

There is no end in sight for the Bus Éireann strike, as it continues for its third day today.

# unrest - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Coordinator for Irish rights group among 57 arrested ahead of protests in Belarus
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Coordinator for Irish rights group among 57 arrested ahead of protests in Belarus

Mar 25th 2017, 3:24 PM 11,109 Views 16 Comments

The head of the main opposition party was also arrested by police ahead of the protests in Minsk.

# unrest - Monday 6 March, 2017

'We've been forced into this': Dublin Fire Brigade to go on strike for two days
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'We've been forced into this': Dublin Fire Brigade to go on strike for two days

Mar 6th 2017, 7:59 PM 13,637 Views 62 Comments

Two work stoppages will take place on Saturday 18 March and Monday 27 March.

# unrest - Monday 13 February, 2017

10,000 support staff at nearly 40 hospitals to join nurses in industrial action on 7 March
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10,000 support staff at nearly 40 hospitals to join nurses in industrial action on 7 March

Feb 13th 2017, 3:24 PM 9,918 Views 21 Comments

Siptu hospital support staff voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action.

# unrest - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Irish people told to avoid Gambia as West Africa troops prepare to move in
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Irish people told to avoid Gambia as West Africa troops prepare to move in

Jan 19th 2017, 9:36 AM 10,115 Views 16 Comments

Yesterday a department official confirmed that it was making contact with “the very small number of Irish citizens” who were in the country.

# unrest - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Department of Foreign Affairs making contact with 'very small number' of Irish citizens in Gambia
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Department of Foreign Affairs making contact with 'very small number' of Irish citizens in Gambia

Jan 18th 2017, 4:51 PM 19,552 Views 12 Comments

Tour operators have begun evacuating tourists.

# unrest - Monday 22 August, 2016

Iraqi forces arrest would-be teenage bomber days after Kurdish wedding attack
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Iraqi forces arrest would-be teenage bomber days after Kurdish wedding attack

Aug 22nd 2016, 9:48 PM 12,467 Views 15 Comments

Meanwhile Turkey has backtracked on claims that a child bomber attacked a Kurdish wedding close to the Syrian border, in an attack that left 54 people dead.

# unrest - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Three-month state of emergency declared in Turkey
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Three-month state of emergency declared in Turkey

Jul 21st 2016, 8:07 AM 12,718 Views 51 Comments

President Erdogan has vowed to hunt down those responsible for last week’s coup.

# unrest - Friday 3 June, 2016

Airtricity League condemn Athlone Town's late withdrawal from First Division fixture
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Airtricity League condemn Athlone Town's late withdrawal from First Division fixture

Jun 3rd 2016, 6:27 PM 7,175 Views 7 Comments

Hosts Waterford United confirmed the game would not go ahead just two hours before kick-off.

# unrest - Saturday 21 May, 2016

How does an oil-rich country with an economy bigger than New Zealand have food shortages?
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How does an oil-rich country with an economy bigger than New Zealand have food shortages?

May 21st 2016, 8:30 PM 36,649 Views 147 Comments

Venezuela’s President has threatened to seize factories amid unrest.

# unrest - Friday 15 April, 2016

ESB pay rise likely to stir unrest among public sector workers
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ESB pay rise likely to stir unrest among public sector workers

Apr 15th 2016, 9:36 AM 23,197 Views 76 Comments

ESB workers have been offered a 5.5% pay rise over the next two and a half years.

# unrest - Sunday 25 October, 2015

'I hear the sound of helicopters overhead and the piercing sound of police sirens. The violence has been appalling'
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'I hear the sound of helicopters overhead and the piercing sound of police sirens. The violence has been appalling'

Oct 25th 2015, 12:00 PM 86 Views 105 Comments

The second week of October saw the highest number of Palestinian deaths and injuries in the West Bank and Israel recorded in a single week since 2005.

# unrest - Friday 11 September, 2015

French reports say ex-Ireland coach O'Sullivan is close to Biarritz exit
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French reports say ex-Ireland coach O'Sullivan is close to Biarritz exit

Sep 11th 2015, 1:46 PM 7,072 Views 11 Comments

It’s believed the Irishman did not travel with the squad for this evening’s Pro D2 fixture.

# unrest - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Nato is worried about the situation in Macedonia
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Nato is worried about the situation in Macedonia

May 10th 2015, 7:44 PM 22,944 Views 25 Comments

A shoot-out left 22 people dead today.

# unrest - Friday 6 February, 2015

African Cup of Nations hosts fined $100,000 after 36 people injured in 'war zone'
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African Cup of Nations hosts fined $100,000 after 36 people injured in 'war zone'

Feb 6th 2015, 9:15 PM 5,374 Views 4 Comments

Riot police and helicopters were needed during last night’s semi-final in Equatorial Guinea.

# unrest - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Rangers fans stage protests against club's board after game against Hearts abandoned
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Rangers fans stage protests against club's board after game against Hearts abandoned

Jan 17th 2015, 8:44 AM 5,572 Views 9 Comments

There were heated scenes at Ibrox last night.

# unrest - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Rodgers dismisses reports of player unrest at Liverpool as 'totally untrue'
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Rodgers dismisses reports of player unrest at Liverpool as 'totally untrue'

Dec 16th 2014, 7:03 PM 4,054 Views 9 Comments

The Reds boss insists the spirit in his squad remains ‘very strong’ despite the recent poor form.

# unrest - Monday 1 December, 2014

Remember the protests in Hong Kong? They're still going - and are more violent
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Remember the protests in Hong Kong? They're still going - and are more violent

Dec 1st 2014, 7:48 AM 5,357 Views 22 Comments

This is the third month of the protests, and police used pepper spray and batons on the students overnight.

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