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# riot-police - Saturday 12 January, 2019

'Macron out': Tens of thousands of 'yellow vest' protesters march in France

Officials have vowed zero tolerance for the violence that has marred the weekly protests since they began two months ago.

# riot-police - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Protesters hurl cans of Pepsi at police during US May Day riots

There were violent scenes in many US states.

# riot-police - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Riot police "liberate" fuel depot after days of protests in France

The protesters blocked an oil refinery in Marseilles over labour disputes.

# riot-police - Monday 18 August, 2014

Two wounded by gunfire as violence ramps up in Ferguson protests

Riot police fired tear gas into the crowd and seven people have been arrested overnight.

# riot-police - Friday 2 May, 2014

May Day protests in Turkey turn violent with 90 injuries and 142 arrests

Meanwhile in Moscow, over 100,000 turned out to voice their support for Vladimir Putin.

# riot-police - Thursday 20 February, 2014

EU adopts sanctions against Ukraine; dozens killed during fighting

More than 60 people have been killed during bloody fighting in Kiev.

# riot-police - Monday 3 June, 2013

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit Predict A Riot This post contains images

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit

A massive security effort is being organised ahead of the arrival of world leaders like Barack Obama, Angela Merkel and David Cameron to Enniskillen later this month.

# riot-police - Friday 8 February, 2013

Riot police fire water cannon at India rape protest

Demonstrators have been camped outside the Kerala state assembly for the last five days to demand the resignation of a lawmaker over rape allegations.

# riot-police - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Islamist protesters force Egypt court to halt session

The court had been due to rule on the legality of the Islamist-dominated constituent assembly, which drafted a new constitution that was announced yesterday.

# riot-police - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Dairy farmers blast European Parliament and riot police with milk

Today the farmers also commemorated the more than 157,000 colleagues who have had to abandon their farms since 2009.

# riot-police - Saturday 25 August, 2012

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In pictures: violence erupts during Belfast parades

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

# riot-police - Friday 24 February, 2012

Florida riot police break up crowds gathered for hyped Nike release Nike Riot This post contains videos

Florida riot police break up crowds gathered for hyped Nike release

The limited edition ‘Foamposite’ shoes are on eBay today for over $2,000.

# riot-police - 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.

# riot-police - Sunday 20 November, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Catch up on the day’s main stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# riot-police - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

In photos: Riot police clash with Occupy Oakland protesters Occupy Oakland This post contains images

In photos: Riot police clash with Occupy Oakland protesters

Tension built up between protesters and police after the #occupy group was evicted from a city plaza yesterday morning.

# riot-police - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# riot-police - Monday 8 August, 2011

Over 100 arrests in second night of London "copycat" riots

Police blame “copycat criminal activity” as over 100 are arrested following violence in Enfield, Brixton and Walthamstow.

# riot-police - Sunday 7 August, 2011

London braces for more violence as tensions continue to simmer

Riot police are reported to be heading for Tottenham amid fears of a repeat of last night’s disturbances.

# riot-police - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

Gardai refuse to spell out Dail protection for Budget Day

As The Star reports that all leave has been cancelled for riot police, Garda bosses are keeping a tight lid on “operational matters”.