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Sunday 10 December 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Demonstration

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Delays to Irish flights after protesters occupy Heathrow runway
Services have been disrupted by a runway demonstration.
Lots of gardaí turned up for a protest that never happened outside Leinster House today
Last week’s clashes between protesters and gardaí meant they weren’t taking any chances this week.
Garda Commissioner expresses concern for female garda knocked unconscious at Dáil protest
Nóirín O’Sullivan met with politicians at Leinster House today.
Senators abandon cars after protesters shut down street outside Leinster House
A female Garda was hit in the face with a traffic cone, and one man was arrested.
Here is the letter Enda Kenny sent to Alexis Tsipras last night
Greece is finally heading for a default on its IMF loans.
Watch a teacher take an axe to the crotch in physics demo gone terribly wrong
No gore. Just a LOT of sore.
Dublin anti-water charge rally hears two jailed protesters are on hunger strike
It was announced at the Dublin anti-water charge protest today.
Thousands take part in anti-water charge protests across Ireland
Two people were arrested by gardaí today for minor public order offences.
Four killed, 45 injured in violent protests against Charlie Hebdo cover
A doctor in the Zinder’s hospital said that all of the dead and three of the injured had gunshot wounds.
'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'
Nurses brought their anger at overcrowding to the gates of the Dáil today.
Irish adults are willing to pay €83 for water services
A new survey also shows that almost a quarter have attended a water protest in the past year.
Poll: Do you agree with the actions of yesterday's water charge protesters?
Some have said trapping the Tánaiste in her car for hours was “anti-democratic”. Protesters say it was peaceful. What do you think?
Anger outside Coolock Garda Station after water charge protesters are arrested
Protesters claim pepper spray was used, however, the gardaí would give no confirmation.
Tens of thousands protest against water charges
We followed the demonstrations as they took place around the country.
SIPTU won't be protesting against water charges, but they want them deferred
The Right2Water campaign is backed Mandate and UNITE unions.
Anti-racism protest takes place in Waterford
Three Roma families were forced to leave a house in Waterford over the weekend.
Anti-water charge protests take place around the country
Large crowds were reported at some of the demonstrations.
Hong Kong protesters told to leave within hours, or face 'serious consequences'
Some groups have withdrawn, but only to reinforce other areas.
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.
"Overcrowded and understaffed": Nurses hold protest at Galway hospital
There were 13 patients on trolleys at University Hospital Galway yesterday.
Survivor of Symphysiotomy: 'It was 12 months before I could walk, people have no idea'
The group handed in a letter to the Taoiseach’s office today.
Demonstration to close 'inhumane' direct provision centre in Limerick taking place today
Four men went on hunger strike this week due to the conditions.
Irish teen due to stand trial in Egypt 'losing hope'
Ibrahim Halawa was detained last year after attending a protest against the ousting of Mohamed Morsi.
Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin
The medical workers want the Irish Government to condemn attacks on medical workers, hospitals and ambulances in Gaza.
Thousands turn up at demonstrations around Ireland for Gaza
Some protesters held signs critical of Charlie Flanagan’s actions.
Irish protests to be stepped up today as Gaza conflict escalates
More than 800 Palestinians and 36 Israelis have died since the start of the conflict, over two weeks ago.
Hundreds attend 'die-in' Gaza protest in Dublin
Gardaí said that there were no incidents or arrests at the demonstration this evening.
Ex-rugby player Trevor Hogan to speak at 'die-in' Gaza protest in Dublin
The demonstrations will take place outside the Department of Foreign Affairs and Grafton Street this evening.
Pics: Gardaí injured in clashes with protesters at European People’s Party congress
Three men were arrested as groups of anti-austerity protesters demonstrated outside the Convention Centre in Dublin today.
1,000+ for demo over Government 'lack of support' for Irish language
The event is part of a “strong campaign” for the Irish language taking place this year.
PHOTOS: Tens of thousands of protesters attempt to 'shut down' Bangkok
The demonstrators want Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to resign to make way for an unelected “people’s council” that would oversee reforms.
Hunger strikes and pepper spray - 2013 in protests
Abortion, flags and cuts cuts cuts – here’s a round-up of what people stood against this past year.
Hundreds camped out in Rome to protest against austerity
Tens of thousands had marched through Rome in a mostly peaceful demonstration yesterday.
There may be trouble ahead with extra garda units on duty for Budget 2014
Sources said there are concerns about public disorder after a protest last month which resulted in violent scuffles between demonstrators and gardaí.
Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
Everyone’s talking about Dr Taufiq Al Sattar’s family, our optimistic leaders and Irish people spreading sexual diseases abroad.
Poll: Is the extension of the JobBridge scheme a good idea?
A demonstration opposing the move is planned for today.
The naked truth? Anti-fluoride protesters strip off to demand 'safe' water
The naked demonstration will “symbolise how we in Ireland have been stripped of our rights to clean safe water”, according to organisers.
Special needs association hopes FF protest heckles don't 'distract from issues'
The heckles aimed at Fianna Fáil’s Micheál Martin yesterday were also condemned by the party’s education spokesperson, Charlie McConalogue.
Brazil protests to reach Patrick Street in Cork
The Brazilian community have organised a friendly demonstration for Sunday, 23 June at 3pm on Patrick Street.
57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters
A large group of protesters occupied a former police station in Soho and had to be removed by police.