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Major Clashes Erupt in Hong Kong Ahead of China’s National Day

Major Clashes Erupt in Hong Kong Ahead of China’s National Day

Related News Pro-China counter demonstrators in Hong Kong. (The New York Times) Written by Mike Ives, Keith Bradsher and Andrew Jacobs Three of Hong Kong’s main commercial districts were engulfed in thick clouds of tear gas Sunday as pro-democracy demonstrators battled police in an open challenge to Beijing just two ...

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Trump fans in violent clashes with communists after American flag burned outside White House during 4th of July celebrations

Trump fans in violent clashes with communists after American flag burned outside White House during 4th of July celebrations

Two people have been arrested after a violent clash between Trump supporters and a group of communists following a flag burning in front of the White House yesterday. Protesters wearing t-shirts of Bob Avakian, chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party USA, burned the American flag while chanting “America was never great” before fighting with counter-protesters wearing MAGA hats, according to USA ...

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Russia suspends Georgia flights after violent clashes

Russia suspends Georgia flights after violent clashes

Media captionRiot police blocked crowds storming parliament on Thursday night President Vladimir Putin has temporarily banned Georgian airlines from flying to Russia amid rising tensions between the two countries. On Thursday, some 240 people were injured in protests in Georgia. The protests were ignited by the appearance of a Russian ...

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Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands mark May Day

Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands mark May Day

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Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands mark May Day

Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands mark May Day

Paris riot police fired teargas as they squared off against hardline demonstrators among tens of thousands of May Day protesters, who flooded parts of the city Wednesday in a test for France’s zero-tolerance policy on street violence. Tensions were palpable as a mix of labour unionists, “yellow vest” demonstrators and anti-capitalists ...

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