Political And Civil Unrest

Protesters, fight precede Yiannopoulos on California campus

Nov 1, 2017

Several dozen protesters gathered Tuesday night, at least one fight broke out and seven people were arrested outside a speech at a Southern California college by conservative commentator Milo Yiannopoulos

Top minister says settlement boycott equals Israel boycott

Oct 26, 2017

The government minister responsible for combatting boycott efforts against Israel says he sees no difference between the targeting of Jewish West Bank settlements and the country as a whole

Media groups condemn St. Louis protest arrests of reporters

Oct 26, 2017

A letter co-signed by several journalism organizations is expressing concern about the arrests of reporters covering protests in St. Louis since a former police officer was acquitted in the death of a black man

The Latest: Catalan lawmakers adjourn debate on next steps

Oct 26, 2017

Catalonia's parliament has adjourned for the day and is planning to reconvene on Friday morning for a debate on responding to the Spanish government's plans to strip away regional powers

Catalan leader rules out election to avert Spain showdown

Oct 26, 2017

Catalan president rules out calling snap regional election as standoff between Spain and secessionist-minded autonomous region heads to critical juncture

Hurricane relief program removes 'no Israel boycott' pledge

Oct 26, 2017

A Houston suburb has removed a requirement from a hurricane repair grant program that homeowners must agree to not boycott Israel as a condition of receiving money

At least 10 killed in Ethiopia protests, residents say

Oct 26, 2017

At least 10 killed in Ethiopia protests in restive Oromia region, residents say

The Latest: 1 dead as Kenya police fire on vote protests

Oct 26, 2017

The Latest: 1 dead as Kenya police fire on protests against repeat presidential election

Rights group urges UAE to stop alleged Yemeni prisoner abuse

Oct 26, 2017

Human Rights Watch is urging the United Arab Emirates to investigate and stop alleged mistreatment of prisoners in informal jails they oversee in Yemen that has led the detainees to go on hunger strike

Kenyan police, protesters clash during disputed election

Oct 26, 2017

Kenyan police fire tear gas at stone-throwing protesters in some opposition areas after the start of Kenya's second presidential election since August, reflecting bitter divisions in the East African country

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