Political And Civil Unrest

Ref holds up Cyprus club soccer game after fan trouble

Dec 11, 2017

A Cyprus first-division soccer match between APOEL Nicosia and AEL Limassol has been interrupted for more than an hour, attracting riot police, and finishing amid near-empty stands in Limassol

At rally, Hezbollah chief vows to return focus to Israel

Dec 11, 2017

Tens of thousands of people have attended a Hezbollah rally, where the militant group's leader vowed to return its focus to Israel after years of fighting in Syria's civil war

Government condemns anti-Semitic incidents at Berlin protest

Dec 11, 2017

German government condemns anti-Semitic incidents during recent protests across Germany over Trump's Jerusalem move

Greek island blocks ship with container homes for migrants

Dec 11, 2017

Authorities on the Greek island of Lesbos say they have blocked a ship carrying container homes for refugees and migrants in protest at the government and European Union for refusing to move more migrants to Greece's mainland

Protesters oppose return of disputed art in Catalonia

Dec 11, 2017

Clashes have erupted between police and protesters in Spain's northeastern Catalan city of Lleida after a judicial ruling ordered the city's museum to return 44 pieces of religious art to the neighboring regional government of Aragon

Clarification: Sweden-Synagogue-Arson story

Dec 11, 2017

Clarification: Sweden-Synagogue-Arson story

Egypt detains 8 anti-Trump protesters after Cairo rally

Dec 11, 2017

Egyptian rights lawyer says 8 protesters arrested in Cairo after rallying against Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Duterte asks Philippine Congress to extend martial law

Dec 11, 2017

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has asked Congress to extend the martial law he declared in the south by one year to ensure the "total eradication" of pro-Islamic State group extremists

Indonesians burn US flags in 4th day of Jerusalem protests

Dec 11, 2017

Activists burned U.S. and Israeli flags in front of the American embassy in Jakarta in the fourth day of protests in Indonesia against President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Venezuela's ruling party wins big in mayoral elections

Dec 11, 2017

Venezuelan officials say the ruling socialist party has swept mayoral races in most of the state capitals and major cities in elections boycotted by several opposition parties

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