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#unrest

# unrest - Last month November 2022

Northern Ireland paramilitaries coercing young people into crime
# Exploitation
# Exploitation

Northern Ireland paramilitaries coercing young people into crime

Nov 9th 2022, 2:21 PM 10,387 Views 5 Comments

Young people were being ordered to take part in rioting during unrest in 2021, the Children’s Commissioner said.

# unrest - This year 2022

Iran doubles official toll for Tehran prison fire deaths to eight
# Riots
# Riots

Iran doubles official toll for Tehran prison fire deaths to eight

Oct 17th 2022, 9:10 AM 4,239 Views 3 Comments

An government news agency claimed clashes at the prison were unrelated to protests about the death of Mahsa Amini

Iran tells Europe to take a 'realistic approach' to Mahsa Amini protests
# Unrest
# Unrest

Iran tells Europe to take a 'realistic approach' to Mahsa Amini protests

Oct 15th 2022, 12:28 PM 15,114 Views 7 Comments

Iran is preparing for another day of unrest today, as demonstrators are expected to take to the streets in large numbers.

Nigerian forces hunt gunmen who killed 50 at church
# Unrest
# Unrest

Nigerian forces hunt gunmen who killed 50 at church

Jun 6th 2022, 8:43 PM 21,349 Views 9 Comments

No-one has claimed responsibility for the killings.

Shoot-on-sight orders issued in Sri Lanka amid deadly violence
# Civil Unrest
# Civil Unrest

Shoot-on-sight orders issued in Sri Lanka amid deadly violence

May 10th 2022, 5:37 PM 12,396 Views 5 Comments

Sri Lanka is suffering its worst economic crisis since independence in 1948.

Thousands rally in Armenia against Karabakh concessions
# Armenia
# Armenia

Thousands rally in Armenia against Karabakh concessions

May 1st 2022, 5:36 PM 25,670 Views 3 Comments

Karabakh was at the centre of a six-week war in 2020 that claimed more than 6,500 lives before it ended with a Russian-brokered ceasefire agreement.

Russia-led troops begin pullback from Kazakhstan after quelling unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Russia-led troops begin pullback from Kazakhstan after quelling unrest

Jan 13th 2022, 8:48 AM 6,532 Views 11 Comments

Peacekeepers were deployed to the country after protests over fuel prices turned into unprecedented violence.

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest
# Almaty
# Almaty

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest

Jan 12th 2022, 11:00 AM 5,111 Views 8 Comments

The additional detentions, reported by authorities in Almaty, which was hardest hit by the turmoil, takes the total number of arrests to about 12,000.

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest

Jan 11th 2022, 2:07 PM 6,911 Views 17 Comments

President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has blamed the unrest on foreign-backed “terrorists”.

Explainer: What led to the crisis in Kazakhstan and what's happening now?
# Unrest
# Unrest

Explainer: What led to the crisis in Kazakhstan and what's happening now?

Jan 10th 2022, 4:20 PM 11,518 Views 14 Comments
  • The protests began after fuel prices doubled and tapped into wider discontent in the oil-rich Central Asian nation.
  • A harsh clampdown saw a 'shoot to kill' policy implemented and the deployment of Russian troops in Kazakhstan.
  • The Department of Foreign Affairs issued advice to Irish citizens in the country.
More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest

Updated Jan 9th 2022, 5:40 PM 16,297 Views 13 Comments

Fuel price rises sparked the unrest that broke out in the country a week ago.

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest

Jan 8th 2022, 11:30 AM 17,618 Views 13 Comments

It comes after the former head of the country’s domestic security agency was detained on suspicion of treason.

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning
# Fuel Prices
# Fuel Prices

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning

Updated Jan 7th 2022, 11:00 AM 22,064 Views 31 Comments

The interior ministry said earlier that 26 “armed criminals” had been killed and 18 wounded in the unrest.

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response

Jan 5th 2022, 2:38 PM 11,117 Views 11 Comments

Hundreds have been arrested in protests that started after a fuel price hike.

# unrest - Last year 2021

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in
# Protests
# Protests

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 4:15 PM 42,995 Views 33 Comments

Austria reported over 15,000 new Covd-19 cases on Saturday.

Liverpool ‘satisfied Naby Keita is safe’ as they work to get him out of Guinea
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

Liverpool ‘satisfied Naby Keita is safe’ as they work to get him out of Guinea

Sep 6th 2021, 12:12 PM 8,624 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old was on international duty in his homeland when an apparent military coup took place.

Taliban claim to capture Kandahar, Afghanistan's second-largest city
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Taliban claim to capture Kandahar, Afghanistan's second-largest city

Updated Aug 12th 2021, 11:00 PM 41,189 Views 84 Comments

The UK government is also sending troops to Afghanistan to help its embassy staff leave the country.

Tunisia on edge as president suspends parliament and fires prime minister
# Kais Saied
# Kais Saied

Tunisia on edge as president suspends parliament and fires prime minister

Jul 27th 2021, 9:12 AM 11,325 Views 5 Comments

Police intervened on Monday to prevent clashes outside the parliament building.

Israeli police face off with Palestinians as Jerusalem violence continues
# Unrest
# Unrest

Israeli police face off with Palestinians as Jerusalem violence continues

May 10th 2021, 7:29 AM 12,668 Views 15 Comments

Israeli nationalists plan to parade through the Old City today in an annual flag-waving display for Jerusalem Day.

Arlene Foster: Loyalist concerns cannot be dismissed as ‘nonsense’
# Unrest
# Unrest

Arlene Foster: Loyalist concerns cannot be dismissed as ‘nonsense’

Apr 12th 2021, 4:12 PM 26,073 Views 43 Comments

Foster said some claims of unfair treatment were not true but she said perceptions must be addressed.

# unrest - All time

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

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

Nov 5th 2020, 7:57 AM 58,635 Views 91 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 16th 2020, 3:49 PM 12,364 Views 5 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 30th 2020, 6:55 AM 9,390 Views 18 Comments

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

Sam Burgess accuses ex-coach Mike Ford of trying to 'sabotage' Stuart Lancaster as England boss
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

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

Jun 4th 2020, 8:43 AM 12,003 Views 8 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 23rd 2019, 12:17 PM 6,341 Views 3 Comments

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

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

Hong Kong police officer shot with arrow as violence escalates

Nov 17th 2019, 5:10 PM 15,109 Views 36 Comments

Protesters also set an overhead footbridge on fire.

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

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

Oct 26th 2019, 7:37 AM 7,752 Views 11 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 25th 2019, 6:05 AM 6,806 Views 8 Comments

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

Pochettino 'realistic' about Tottenham situation after big Champions League win
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

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

Oct 23rd 2019, 9:01 AM 3,684 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11

Oct 21st 2019, 10:16 PM 8,365 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
# Unrest
# Unrest

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven

Oct 21st 2019, 8:02 AM 11,300 Views 10 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 5th 2019, 7:40 AM 8,732 Views 17 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 24th 2019, 11:30 AM 5,893 Views 14 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 14th 2019, 10:09 PM 17,613 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
# Explainer
# Explainer

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

Aug 14th 2019, 6:20 AM 9,847 Views 10 Comments

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

Sudan wants the international community to back its new military rulers
# Democratic Transition
# Democratic Transition

Sudan wants the international community to back its new military rulers

Apr 14th 2019, 2:31 PM 7,351 Views 5 Comments

The plea came from its foreign ministry.

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

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

Aug 17th 2018, 9:02 PM 30,507 Views 44 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.

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

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

Dec 31st 2017, 12:28 PM 10,432 Views 105 Comments

Two people have been killed and dozens injured.

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

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

Oct 6th 2017, 7:42 PM 17,716 Views 36 Comments

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

Barcelona win behind closed doors amid referendum turmoil
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

Barcelona win behind closed doors amid referendum turmoil

Oct 1st 2017, 7:08 PM 9,502 Views 3 Comments

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

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