Belarus probes Russian mercenaries for ‘terror’ plot

Russia is denying trying to destabilise Belarus ahead of its upcoming presidential election after 32 of its citizens were arrested near Minsk. Belarusian President Aleksander Lukashenko has accused the men of being mercenaries, sent by Moscow to incite riots. Al Jazeera’s Andrew Simmons reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Belarus probes Russian mercenaries for ‘terror’ plot

Can Donald Trump retain the presidency? – BBC Newsnight

With less than 100 days until the US Presidential election, coronavirus cases are still increasing, unrest continues on the streets and Donald Trump is lagging behind Joe Biden in the polls. Newsnight looks at the current state of America. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F In any other presidential election year, America would be dominating … Read more Can Donald Trump retain the presidency? – BBC Newsnight

Violence in Portland after federal agents bought in, US coronavirus cases over 4 million | ABC News

Donald Trump is facing criticism over his handling of race riots in the US, as tensions continue to flare on the streets of Portland, Oregon where protesters continue to clash with federal agents. Last night, the city’s Mayor was also stung by tear gas, while attending to the demonstrations. Cases of the COVID-19 have topped … Read more Violence in Portland after federal agents bought in, US coronavirus cases over 4 million | ABC News

President Trump doubles down on deployment of federals agents to quell protests

Donald Trump is pressing ahead with a controversial plan to deploy federal agents to cities across America to quell protests. In Portland, where riots continued overnight, the agents have been accused of excessive force and unlawful arrests. Residents of Chicago, one of the cities where agents may be deployed, have expressed fear over the president’s … Read more President Trump doubles down on deployment of federals agents to quell protests

An Oprah Show Audience Weighs In on the Rodney King Verdict | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN

In 1992, one year after the high-profile case of police brutality against Rodney King, The Oprah Show hosted a forum in Los Angeles in which members of the audience took turns sharing thoughts on every element of the case—from the assault footage and subsequent riots to the court proceedings, the verdict and role of the … Read more An Oprah Show Audience Weighs In on the Rodney King Verdict | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN

McEnany: Chicago, NYC Mayors Struggling to Control Streets

Jul.21 — In response to questions from reporters, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany says Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio are having a hard time controlling their streets amid protests and riots. Twice in recent days, Trump has said he wants more federal law enforcement officers sent to cities such as Chicago, … Read more McEnany: Chicago, NYC Mayors Struggling to Control Streets

Tear gas for tearing down walls | Protesters topple steel fence near Portland courthouse

Having declared the protests to be riots, Portland police fired tear gas at protesters who were tearing down a steel fence around the Multnomah County Justice 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 us on Instagram … Read more Tear gas for tearing down walls | Protesters topple steel fence near Portland courthouse

Right vs left | US protests morph from stand against racism into a small civil war

As protests and riots rage in Portland for 50 nights in a row, Donald Trump accuses local authorities of permitting protesters to run amok in the city. Meanwhile, Portland’s mayor slams the US president over his decision to deploy federal agents to the city. 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 … Read more Right vs left | US protests morph from stand against racism into a small civil war

52 nights of unrest | Portland police declare protests riots, ask crowds to disperse

Protesters set fire to dumpsters around the Portland Police Association, prompting cops to use tear gas against them. Portland Police declared the protests riots and moved in to disperse the crowds. 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 … Read more 52 nights of unrest | Portland police declare protests riots, ask crowds to disperse

Portland: Federal officers crack down on George Floyd protesters

Federal law enforcement officers are cracking down on protesters in Portland, Oregon, under the Trump administration’s new executive order to protect US monuments in what the state’s Democratic governor has called “political theatre.” Camouflage-clad officers without clear identification badges used force and unmarked vehicles to transport arrested protesters during protests on Friday A US Customs and … Read more Portland: Federal officers crack down on George Floyd protesters

Ned Sharpless, Patrick Dempsey and Md. Gov. Larry Hogan discuss cancer (Full Stream 7/16)

The emergence of the novel coronavirus has presented huge obstacles for people living with cancer and the health-care workers who care for them. Ned Sharpless, director of the National Cancer Institute, will discuss how COVID-19 is affecting cancer care and treatment across the country. We will also hear from Dempsey Center founder, actor Patrick Dempsey, … Read more Ned Sharpless, Patrick Dempsey and Md. Gov. Larry Hogan discuss cancer (Full Stream 7/16)

Minneapolis police officers file disability claims amid violent protests

At least 150 police officers in Minneapolis have reportedly filed disability claims, for injuries suffered during recent riots. The city was the epicenter of nationwide unrest, that erupted after the death of George Floyd in May. Ron Meuser, attorney for Minneapolis police officers, talked to RT about the current difficulty and dangerous situation for police … Read more Minneapolis police officers file disability claims amid violent protests

Coronavirus: Belgrade protesters storm Serb parliament over curfew – BBC News

Police and protesters have been hurt in riots that broke out outside the National Assembly in the Serbian capital Belgrade. The protests began peacefully on Tuesday evening and included students and families, angered by a decision to re-impose a weekend curfew because of a rise in coronavirus infections. Protesters broke into the assembly, prompting police … Read more Coronavirus: Belgrade protesters storm Serb parliament over curfew – BBC News

McEnany Defends Trump Tweet on Bubba Wallace, NASCAR Confederate Flag Ban

President Donald Trump suggested Nascar’s only Black full-time driver should apologize after a rope fashioned like a noose was found in his garage, calling the episode a “HOAX.” In a Monday morning tweet, Trump asked whether Bubba Wallace had apologized after an FBI investigation found the rope had been installed months earlier to pull down … Read more McEnany Defends Trump Tweet on Bubba Wallace, NASCAR Confederate Flag Ban

Trump Suggests NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace Apologize for Noose Incident

President Donald Trump suggested Nascar’s only Black full-time driver should apologize after a rope fashioned like a noose was found in his garage, calling the episode a “HOAX.” In a Monday morning tweet, Trump asked whether Bubba Wallace had apologized after an FBI investigation found the rope had been installed months earlier to pull down … Read more Trump Suggests NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace Apologize for Noose Incident