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#unrest

# unrest - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Explainer: What's happening in Egypt?
# Crisis
# Crisis

Explainer: What's happening in Egypt?

Aug 18th 2013, 4:58 PM 13,110 Views 40 Comments

Hundreds of people have died and the country is in crisis as security forces clash with supporters of former president Mohammed Morsi.

# unrest - Saturday 6 July, 2013

30 killed in clashes but Egypt Islamists vow to fight on
# Egypt
# Egypt

30 killed in clashes but Egypt Islamists vow to fight on

Jul 6th 2013, 10:35 AM 3,561 Views 23 Comments

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has called for for a peaceful end to the crisis, the US had condemned the clashes.

# unrest - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Egypt's presidency rejects army ultimatum
# Unrest
# Unrest

Egypt's presidency rejects army ultimatum

Jul 2nd 2013, 8:23 AM 2,952 Views 28 Comments

Meanwhile, US president Barack Obama has called Mohamed Morsi to express his concern about ongoing unrest.

# unrest - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

China state media says 27 killed in riots
# China
# China

China state media says 27 killed in riots

Jun 26th 2013, 7:24 AM 2,810 Views 5 Comments

Police shot 10 rioters after nine of their colleagues were allegedly killed in the clashes.

# unrest - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Taliban kills nine foreign tourists in the Pakistani Himalayas
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Taliban kills nine foreign tourists in the Pakistani Himalayas

Jun 23rd 2013, 12:07 PM 9,723 Views 65 Comments

The attackers struck at the foot of one of the world’s highest mountains, killing Chinese and Ukrainian climbers.

# unrest - Friday 21 June, 2013

FIFA: No plans to cancel Confederations Cup despite protest in Brazil
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

FIFA: No plans to cancel Confederations Cup despite protest in Brazil

Jun 21st 2013, 3:15 PM 4,019 Views 9 Comments

Local media reported today that football’s world governing body may call time on the World Cup warm-up tournament.

This video explains why a million Brazilians protested last night
# Unrest
# Unrest

This video explains why a million Brazilians protested last night

Jun 21st 2013, 7:22 AM 10,960 Views 40 Comments

More than one million people are reported to have taken to the streets last night for anti-government protests.

# unrest - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Turkey unrest: 18 incredible images from today's protests
# Taksim Square
# Taksim Square

Turkey unrest: 18 incredible images from today's protests

Jun 11th 2013, 8:30 PM 17,819 Views 20 Comments

Amnesty International has called for meaningful discussions between government and protesters.

# unrest - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Explainer: What is going on in Turkey?
# Turkey
# Turkey

Explainer: What is going on in Turkey?

Jun 4th 2013, 2:00 PM 8,904 Views 23 Comments

After five days of protests, two dead and now strike action by public sector workers, TheJournal.ie explores just what is happening in the country of 75 million people.

# unrest - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Blasts targeting mainly Shiite areas kill 21 in Baghdad
# Iraq
# Iraq

Blasts targeting mainly Shiite areas kill 21 in Baghdad

Feb 17th 2013, 6:30 PM 15,373 Views 10 Comments

Three car bombs struck the Sadr City slum, while others exploded in Ameen, Al-Husseiniya, Kamaliyah and Karrada.

# unrest - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Adams: The vast majority of the Belfast protests are illegal
# Violence
# Violence

Adams: The vast majority of the Belfast protests are illegal

Jan 13th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,760 Views 60 Comments

Gerry Adams said most of the protests are being organised by the BNP, the UVF and criminal elements, and need to end.

# unrest - Saturday 12 January, 2013

PHOTOS: Sixteen police officers hurt in Belfast clashes
# Unrest
# Unrest

PHOTOS: Sixteen police officers hurt in Belfast clashes

Jan 12th 2013, 4:46 PM 12,686 Views 72 Comments

Meanwhile Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has said the violence is nothing to do with flags and is being orchestrated by “known criminals” intent on causing chaos.

# unrest - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Two dead and 300 arrested as mobs loot supermarkets in Argentina
# Argentina
# Argentina

Two dead and 300 arrested as mobs loot supermarkets in Argentina

Dec 22nd 2012, 3:54 PM 11,487 Views 17 Comments

Violence erupts as impatience grows with government of President Cristinia Kirchner.

# unrest - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Teenage boys among those charged over Belfast unrest
# Belfast
# Belfast

Teenage boys among those charged over Belfast unrest

Dec 9th 2012, 11:38 AM 5,011 Views 62 Comments

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.

# unrest - Friday 14 September, 2012

South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest

Sep 14th 2012, 6:45 PM 2,537 Views 1 Comment

Operations were halted “to ensure the safety and security of employees and assets”.

# unrest - Monday 3 September, 2012

47 PSNI officers injured during parade protest
# PSNI
# PSNI

47 PSNI officers injured during parade protest

Sep 3rd 2012, 7:38 AM 4,188 Views 44 Comments

The PSNI’s Chief Supt George Clark said he was “both angry and sad” that his officers were subjected to “such significant attack”.

# unrest - Friday 17 August, 2012

'Several' South African miners shot dead by police
# South Africa
# South Africa

'Several' South African miners shot dead by police

Aug 17th 2012, 7:57 AM 3,914 Views 11 Comments

Video footage of the shooting has been broadcast across South Africa.

# unrest - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Ecclestone: Bahrain decision will come down to the teams
# Unrest
From The42
# Unrest

Ecclestone: Bahrain decision will come down to the teams

Apr 10th 2012, 11:55 AM 186 Views 0 Comments

The F1 supremo says he can’t force anyone to travel to Bahrain, while pressing home the fact that ‘commercially they have to go.’

# unrest - Monday 24 October, 2011

France to supply troops fighting Somalia militants
# Kenya
# Kenya

France to supply troops fighting Somalia militants

Oct 24th 2011, 4:43 PM 247 Views 2 Comments

But French authorities have denied reports that French naval vessels had carried out attacks near an al-Shabab stronghold.

# unrest - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Egypt's military rulers ban all forms of discrimination
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's military rulers ban all forms of discrimination

Oct 15th 2011, 6:10 PM 310 Views 15 Comments

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

# unrest - Friday 14 October, 2011

Substandard food aid "fails malnourished children"
# Food Aid
# Food Aid

Substandard food aid "fails malnourished children"

Oct 14th 2011, 3:12 PM 517 Views 5 Comments

World Food Day takes place on 16 October and Médecin Sans Frontières is appealing to countries to ensure they provide nutritious food aid to malnourished children.

# unrest - Monday 10 October, 2011

24 killed and hundreds wounded during clashes in Egypt
# Egypt
# Egypt

24 killed and hundreds wounded during clashes in Egypt

Oct 10th 2011, 8:09 AM 254 Views 6 Comments

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

# unrest - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender
# Libya
# Libya

Libya demands return of Gaddafi family - and issues deadline for surrender

Aug 30th 2011, 1:57 PM 402 Views 5 Comments

Rebel leaders want Gaddafi’s wife and three children to be returned by Algeria, where they fled yesterday.

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi family flees Libya for Algeria

Aug 30th 2011, 7:31 AM 414 Views 1 Comment

His wife and three of his children have arrived in Algeria amid calls for them to be brought back to Libya to be tried before Libyan courts.

# unrest - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Gaddafi's son reappears in Tripoli a day after his 'capture'
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's son reappears in Tripoli a day after his 'capture'

Aug 23rd 2011, 7:28 AM 275 Views 3 Comments

Seif al-Islam was reported to have been captured yesterday – but he appeared at the Rixos hotel in Tripoli yesterday, flashing the victory sign.

# unrest - Friday 12 August, 2011

Man attacked during riots dies
# Riots
# Riots

Man attacked during riots dies

Aug 12th 2011, 9:36 AM 374 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, UK police sources have criticised David Cameron for blaming them for not anticipating the scale of the rioting.

# unrest - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Violence and arrests as UK riots continue overnight
# Riots
# Riots

Violence and arrests as UK riots continue overnight

Aug 10th 2011, 7:56 AM 1,383 Views 17 Comments

A video has emerged of what appears to be a young man setting fire to clothing in a Miss Selfridge store in Manchester.

# unrest - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

PM David Cameron: Rioters will feel the full force of the law
# Riots
# Riots

PM David Cameron: Rioters will feel the full force of the law

Aug 9th 2011, 11:38 AM 966 Views 13 Comments

There will be 16,000 police officers on the streets of London tonight. Cameron warned that “if you are old enough to commit these crimes, you are old enough to face punishment”.

# unrest - Saturday 2 July, 2011

Arrests and injuries as violence erupts in east Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Arrests and injuries as violence erupts in east Belfast

Jul 2nd 2011, 12:12 PM 340 Views 4 Comments

Disorder broke out again last night in the Short Strand area of Belfast.

# unrest - Friday 17 June, 2011

Protests continue in Syria as troops move into towns
# Syria
# Syria

Protests continue in Syria as troops move into towns

Jun 17th 2011, 1:06 PM 153 Views 2 Comments

Anti-government protesters have taken to the streets across Syria, as troops begin to move into towns.

# unrest - Sunday 8 May, 2011

Pro-democracy activists in Bahrain go on trial at military court
# Bahrain
# Bahrain

Pro-democracy activists in Bahrain go on trial at military court

May 8th 2011, 1:09 PM 330 Views 0 Comments

Twenty-one people are accused of wanting to overthrow the ruling monarchy and engaging with a foreign terrorist group.

# unrest - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Syria reverses ban on Islamic face veil
# Syria
# Syria

Syria reverses ban on Islamic face veil

Apr 6th 2011, 3:29 PM 736 Views 0 Comments

The President has also closed the country’s only casino. The moves have been seen as an attempt to reach out to conservative Muslims.

# unrest - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

Fears of oil crisis in Egypt unrest ease - but price stays above $100 a barrel
# Egypt
# Egypt

Fears of oil crisis in Egypt unrest ease - but price stays above $100 a barrel

Feb 1st 2011, 1:53 PM 751 Views 0 Comments

Suez Canal has not been disrupted by violence in the Middle East but traders keeping a close eye on further flare-ups that might cut off supplies.