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# clashes - Thursday 21 March, 2013

At least 10 dead in Myanmar riots as Buddhists and Muslims clash

Several mosques were reported to have been torched as well as houses in the town of Meiktila.

# clashes - Thursday 7 February, 2013

France seeks Mali exit, handover to UN peacekeepers

France is keen to hand over the military burden as its forces continue to come under attack from rebels.

# clashes - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

French clash with Islamists in north Mali: minister

According to French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, there were clashes around Gao yesterday.

# clashes - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Teenage boys among those charged over Belfast unrest

Three teenager boys, two aged 13 and one aged 14, will appear at Belfast Youth Court tomorrow charged with a number of public order offences.

# clashes - Friday 7 December, 2012

Obama tells Egypt he is 'deeply concerned' over protest deaths

The US president told Mohamed Morsi that he was worried about the deaths of protesters in Egypt in recent days.

# clashes - Friday 23 November, 2012

Egypt: Protests rage as Morsi promises democracy

Morsi opponents began a one-week sit-in in Tahrir Square and called for a mass protest on Tuesday.

# clashes - Friday 16 November, 2012

Video: Spanish police brutality at austerity strikes

Officers lashed out at male and female protesters as they demonstrated in cities around the country.

# clashes - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

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.

# clashes - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Spanish police beat protesters after anti-austerity protest

Thousands of protesters gathered near the parliament building in Madrid over the cuts.

# clashes - Monday 17 September, 2012

Hezbollah urges week of protests against anti-Islam film Protests This post contains images

Hezbollah urges week of protests against anti-Islam film

The news comes as 50 people are arrested in connection with the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi last week.

# clashes - Friday 14 September, 2012

More deaths as protests against anti-Islam film spread Protests This post contains images

More deaths as protests against anti-Islam film spread

Tunisia, Sudan, Yemen and more have all seen protests over an amateur film that is said to be anti-Islam.

# clashes - Saturday 25 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Saturday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Saturday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

In pictures: violence erupts during Belfast parades Clashes This post contains images

In pictures: violence erupts during Belfast parades

Clashes erupted as band breached Parades Commission determination against it marching past a Catholic Church.

# clashes - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Syrian government warplanes pound Aleppo rebels - NGO

The fighter jets have repeatedly hit areas held by the rebels in two districts of the city today.

# clashes - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Last month was Iraq's deadliest since August 2010

New official figures show that 325 people were killed and another 697 wounded across Iraq in July.

# clashes - Monday 30 July, 2012

Syria: Aleppo assault will be 'nail in coffin' of Assad's presidency

US Defence Secretary says reported use of weapons against the Syrian people shows that Assad’s “regime is coming to an end”.

# clashes - Sunday 17 June, 2012

# clashes - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

From The42 Euro 2012: 184 arrested in Warsaw violence Clashes

Euro 2012: 184 arrested in Warsaw violence

Authorities described last night’s Group A match between Poland and Russia as the city’s “greatest ever” security challenge.

# clashes - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Brawls erupt before Poland-Russia Euro 2012 game Violence This post contains videos

VIDEO: Brawls erupt before Poland-Russia Euro 2012 game

The fighting arose ahead of the two sides’ crucial clash this evening.

# clashes - Saturday 2 June, 2012

Syrian clashes spill into Lebanon as seven die in gun battle

A number of clashes between pro- and anti-Syrian groups in the north of the country have broken out in recent weeks with fears the conflict could escalate sectarian tensions in volatile Lebanon.

# clashes - Monday 19 March, 2012

Syrian troops and gunmen clash in Damascus

The clashes follow Saturday’s car bombings, which killed 27 people. Three strong explosions were reported in Damascus last night.

# clashes - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Continued clashes in Bahrain on anniversary of revolution

The protests continue today as people attempt to get to Pearl Square, which was the epicenter of protests last year.

# clashes - Friday 10 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

The 5 at 5: Clashes in Athens; body found during Tit Bonhomme search; a new use for vacant buildings.

# clashes - Friday 3 February, 2012

Two shot dead as soccer riot sparks new round of violence in Egypt

They were the first to die in clashes that erupted around the country after a riot at a soccer stadium killed 74 on Wednesday as sports violence spiraled into a new political crisis for Egypt.

# clashes - Monday 2 January, 2012

Arab League's own parliament calls on observers to leave Syria

The Arab Parliament, which advises the 22-nation bloc, says the presence of observers is distracting from the violence.

# clashes - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Calls for monitors to leave Syria

The calls have come from an Arab League advisory body, as human rights groups say that deaths are continuing during clashes in the country.

# clashes - Friday 30 December, 2011

New clashes take place in Syria - 19 reported dead

The latest violence comes as the monitors continue to observe the country. Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets today to call for the downfall of the regime.

# clashes - Sunday 18 December, 2011

More than 440 wounded during clashes in Egypt

Military police have been shown in video footage dragging women by the hair, even stripping the shirt off one veiled woman, and ferociously beating, kicking and stomping on protesters.

# clashes - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Clashes as anti-Putin protestors take to streets in Moscow

Police clashed with protestors opposed to Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in Moscow yesterday. Thousands of people gathered to accuse his party of rigging the weekend’s parliamentary election.

# clashes - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Egyptian army apologises for civilian deaths, but holds on to power

The ruling military council said they would not be stepping down and insisted today that elections will go ahead as planned.

# clashes - Monday 21 November, 2011

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.

# clashes - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Remaining Dale Farm residents and supporters leave site peacefully Dale Farm This post contains videos

Remaining Dale Farm residents and supporters leave site peacefully

The walkout was in sharp contrast to the violent scenes at the UK’s largest illegal camp site yesterday.

# clashes - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Egypt's military rulers ban all forms of discrimination

The new decrees from the transitional military leaders are seen as a response to attacks on Coptic Christians last week.

# clashes - Monday 10 October, 2011

24 killed and hundreds wounded during clashes in Egypt

The clashes between Christians, Muslims and security forces raged in Cairo yesterday, leading to 200 people being wounded.

# clashes - Monday 19 September, 2011

At least 23 killed in Yemen protests

A child was among the people killed as the latest spurt of violence in the country’s capital, Sanaa, entered its second day.

# clashes - Friday 22 April, 2011

6 killed in border clashes between Thai and Cambodian armies

Tensions building up in recent months over border dispute finally flared up today, when violence broke out between rival armies.

# clashes - Friday 8 April, 2011

32 reported dead after anti-government protests turn violent in Syria

Anti-government demonstrators claim government forces opened fire on them; state TV says policemen were attacked.

# clashes - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Three killed in latest clashes in Yemen

Fighting continues as protesters call for President Saleh to step down as head of the country.

# clashes - Friday 1 April, 2011

Ivorian troops have "attacked Laurent Gbagbo's home"

Mr Gbagbo has refused to give up the presidency despite the fact the Ivory Coast’s citizens elected Alassane Outtara to the role last November.

# clashes - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

11 killed in violent clashes between Muslims and Christians in Egypt

Violence erupted between the two communities after a Coptic church was burned down on Friday, but tensions have been simmering for months.