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#Anti-government

# anti-government - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Protest outside Áras an Uachtaráin against vaccines and new Covid-19 legislation
# Phoenix Park
# Phoenix Park

Protest outside Áras an Uachtaráin against vaccines and new Covid-19 legislation

Jul 15th 2021, 9:34 PM 60,245 Views 157 Comments

It is the second protest in two days after a similar event against the Dáil vote on new legislation yesterday.

# anti-government - Monday 12 July, 2021

Cuba blames US for unprecedented anti-government protests
# Cuba
# Cuba

Cuba blames US for unprecedented anti-government protests

Jul 12th 2021, 8:27 PM 10,733 Views 24 Comments

The protests began on the weekend with large numbers taking to the streets on Sunday.

# anti-government - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Coordinator for Irish rights group among 57 arrested ahead of protests in Belarus
# Anti-government
# Anti-government

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

Mar 25th 2017, 3:24 PM 11,128 Views 16 Comments

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

# anti-government - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

World chess champ and Kremlin foe wins European court case against Russia
# Garry Kasparov
# Garry Kasparov

World chess champ and Kremlin foe wins European court case against Russia

Dec 14th 2016, 8:04 AM 7,603 Views 27 Comments

Garry Kasparov was arrested for peaceful protests on several occasions, the court found.

# anti-government - Monday 14 March, 2016

Pictures: An incredible THREE MILLION people have joined an anti-government protest in Brazil
# People Power
# People Power

Pictures: An incredible THREE MILLION people have joined an anti-government protest in Brazil

Mar 14th 2016, 8:52 AM 21,168 Views 61 Comments

The protest was directed at the country’s embattled president Dilma Rousseff amid an anti-corruption probe into the workings of her government.

# anti-government - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Anti-government rancher killed in standoff had vowed to die rather than go to jail
# Lavoy Finicum
# Lavoy Finicum

Anti-government rancher killed in standoff had vowed to die rather than go to jail

Jan 27th 2016, 11:54 PM 24,398 Views 27 Comments

“I love the elements. And this is where I’m going to breathe my last breath…I’m not going to spend my last days in a cell.”

# anti-government - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Armed militia refuse to leave government property after men they were "defending" hand themselves in
# Oregon
# Oregon

Armed militia refuse to leave government property after men they were "defending" hand themselves in

Jan 5th 2016, 12:16 PM 10,825 Views 27 Comments

Police urged the protesters to “Go home, be with your own families and end this peacefully.”

# anti-government - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Students gear up for new rally in Venezuela
# Anti-government
# Anti-government

Students gear up for new rally in Venezuela

Feb 25th 2014, 11:44 AM 4,593 Views 57 Comments

The Venezuelan government is set to name its ambassador to Washington today.

# anti-government - Monday 13 January, 2014

PHOTOS: Tens of thousands of protesters attempt to 'shut down' Bangkok
# Thailand
# Thailand

PHOTOS: Tens of thousands of protesters attempt to 'shut down' Bangkok

Jan 13th 2014, 11:41 AM 5,819 Views 19 Comments

The demonstrators want Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to resign to make way for an unelected “people’s council” that would oversee reforms.

# anti-government - Monday 10 June, 2013

Young, urban women: the face of Turkey's protest movement
# Turkey
# Turkey

Young, urban women: the face of Turkey's protest movement

Jun 10th 2013, 1:45 PM 6,938 Views 77 Comments

Meet the women on the frontline of Turkey’s mass anti-government protests. Their grievances include proposals to limit abortion rights, tighten rules for morning-after poll and ban late-night sale of alcohol.

# anti-government - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Anti-government protests rage for second day in Istanbul
# Turkey
# Turkey

Anti-government protests rage for second day in Istanbul

Jun 1st 2013, 11:08 AM 5,089 Views 17 Comments

Anti-government protests also spread to other cities.

# anti-government - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Gilmore condemns Syrian massacre while Assad regime pleads innocence
# Syria
# Syria

Gilmore condemns Syrian massacre while Assad regime pleads innocence

May 27th 2012, 6:32 PM 2,195 Views 19 Comments

The Tánaiste deplores the attacks in Houda which killed 90, while the Assad government denies responsibility.

# anti-government - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Troops kill at least 90 in Syria, say activists
# Syria
# Syria

Troops kill at least 90 in Syria, say activists

May 26th 2012, 9:50 AM 1,033 Views 6 Comments

The reported massacre in Houla represents one of the highest death tolls in a single area since an internationally-brokered cease-fire went into effect last month.

# anti-government - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns
# Politics Of Sport
From The42
# Politics Of Sport

Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns

Apr 19th 2012, 1:12 PM 2,222 Views 5 Comments

The Formula One race is set to go ahead this Sunday amid rising tensions and anti-government protests

# anti-government - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Arab League to discuss suspending Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Arab League to discuss suspending Syria

Oct 16th 2011, 4:40 PM 135 Views 2 Comments

Officials have called an emergency meeting to discuss putting more pressure on Syria’s government to end its bloody crackdown on anti-regime protesters.

# anti-government - Saturday 1 October, 2011

UN condemns sentencing of doctors in Bahrain
# Bahrain
# Bahrain

UN condemns sentencing of doctors in Bahrain

Oct 1st 2011, 8:05 AM 365 Views 12 Comments

Twenty doctors, some of whom trained in Ireland, have been sentenced to between five and 15 years in prison for treating anti-government protesters.

# anti-government - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Syrian army moves into Hama after massive demonstrations
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Syrian army moves into Hama after massive demonstrations

Jul 5th 2011, 1:09 PM 299 Views 0 Comments

Day 112 of the Syrian Revolution and Assad’s crackdown on the anti-government movement continues as tanks move on the city of Hama.

# anti-government - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Four killed in government crackdown on protesters in Yemen
# Yemen
# Yemen

Four killed in government crackdown on protesters in Yemen

Apr 30th 2011, 4:11 PM 220 Views 1 Comment

Demonstrations calling on President Saleh to step down continued in the capital Sanaa today, as Saleh turned his back on a deal which would have offered him immunity if he resigned.