Manhunt starts after 8 people killed in Niger giraffe reserve

On tonight’s show: France launches a terror investigation into the death of six citizens murdered in a giraffe reserve in Niger – their two local guides were also murdered in the attack and a manhunt is now underway. We talk to Andrew Lebovich about the security situation in the Sahel region. Also, some schools go back in DR … Read more Manhunt starts after 8 people killed in Niger giraffe reserve

Chicago: 100+ Arrested After Police Shooting Spurs Riots and Looting

CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of people descended on downtown Chicago early Monday following a police shooting on the city’s South Side, with vandals smashing the windows of dozens of businesses and making off with merchandise, cash machines and anything else they could carry, police said. Police Superintendent David Brown told reporters that the Sunday afternoon … Read more Chicago: 100+ Arrested After Police Shooting Spurs Riots and Looting

Police detain protesters in Belarus

Demonstrators in #Minsk and other cities in #Belarus continuing to protest against the reelection of President Alexander Lukashenko have been met with tear gas and flash-bang grenades, as police seek to disperse and arrest them. On Monday evening, protesters gathered in small groups around the Victory Square, the epicenter of last night’s rallies, which is … Read more Police detain protesters in Belarus

Demonstrators in Minsk protest against reelection of Lukashenko

Demonstrators in #Minsk and other cities in #Belarus continuing to protest against the reelection of President Alexander #Lukashenko have been met with tear gas and flash-bang grenades, as police seek to disperse and arrest them. On Monday evening, protesters gathered in small groups around the Victory Square, the epicenter of last night’s rallies, which is … Read more Demonstrators in Minsk protest against reelection of Lukashenko

Belarus election: Lukashenko wins sixth term as opposition protest results

Long-serving Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko won a sixth term with 80.23 percent of the vote, the central electoral commission said Monday, after police cracked down on opposition protesters. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN … Read more Belarus election: Lukashenko wins sixth term as opposition protest results

Belarus Election | Protesters clash with riot police in Minsk

Belarus police used teargas and flash grenades to disperse demonstrators who gathered in the capital Minsk to protest incumbent President Alexander Lukashenko’s projected election victory, according to preliminary results. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow … Read more Belarus Election | Protesters clash with riot police in Minsk

Anti-govt protest in explosion-hit Beirut

Live from #Beirut on Sunday, August 9, as anti-government #protests continue in the #Lebanon’s capital that was rocked by deadly port blasts. On Saturday, protesters demanding the government’s resignation on Martyr’s Square clashed with riot police and reportedly entered a number of governmental buildings. A police officer was killed during clashes, confirmed a police spokesperson, … Read more Anti-govt protest in explosion-hit Beirut

Lebanese vent rage against leaders after blast

Lebanese riot police fired tear gas at demonstrators trying to break through a barrier to get to the parliament building in Beirut on Saturday during a protest over the government’s handling of this week’s devastating explosion in the city. Some protesters chanted ‘the people want the fall of the regime’. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you … Read more Lebanese vent rage against leaders after blast

Anti-Netanyahu’s protest in Jerusalem | 2020

Protesters rally outside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s residence in #Jerusalem, on Saturday, August 8, in another round of anti-government demonstrations in #Israel. Protests against #Netanyahu have been taking place across the country for months, as a result of corruption charges allegations and what critics perceive as his government’s poor handling of the coronavirus pandemic, … Read more Anti-Netanyahu’s protest in Jerusalem | 2020

Beirut blast sparks violence and widespread protests in Lebanon

Clashes have broken out between protesters and security forces in the Lebanese capital Beirut – amid growing anger over the country’s widespread political corruption and incompetence, in the wake of Tuesday’s devastating explosion. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) One group – including former army officers – have tonight stormed the Foreign ministry building – declaring it would become … Read more Beirut blast sparks violence and widespread protests in Lebanon

Beirut residents protest against country’s leadership after the blast

Lebanese residents clashed with police late Thursday as they tried to approach government buildings in central Beirut. Police responded with tear gas and dispersed the crowd. Beirut residents showed their anger against the government during a visit by French President Emmanuel Macron. Many Lebanese blame the disaster on the country’s political elites, accusing them of … Read more Beirut residents protest against country’s leadership after the blast

Clashes erupt as hundreds protest against Lebanon government after blast

Clashes between protesters and security forces erupted in Beirut on Saturday, in the wake of Tuesday’s massive explosion that devastated the city. Tear gas could be seen, with some protesters throwing objects. Tuesday’s blast claimed at least 154 lives, wounded more than 5,000 people and laid waste to the country’s largest port and nearby areas, … Read more Clashes erupt as hundreds protest against Lebanon government after blast

Colombians revel, protest over order to detain ex-President Uribe

Protests have been held across Colombia after the Supreme Court put former President Alvaro Uribe under house arrest. His supporters have been rallying in their cars across the country’s major cities with the detention deepening political divisions. Al Jazeera’s Alessandro Rampietti reports from the capital, Bogota. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us … Read more Colombians revel, protest over order to detain ex-President Uribe

Trump defends crowd gathered for news conference in N.J. as ‘peaceful protesters’

After speaking Aug. 7 on a wide range of topics at his golf club in Bedminster, N.J., President Trump defended the choice of some of those gathered not to wear face masks, saying they were part of a “peaceful protest.” Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: … Read more Trump defends crowd gathered for news conference in N.J. as ‘peaceful protesters’