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Banksy's swipe at the French Authorities

The street artist Banksy has taken a swipe at French authorities for their handling of the migrant crisis in Calais, the new artwork created by Banksy has appeared opposite the French Embassy. 129 more words

Politics

Tear Gas

I found myself in Palestine during the 2014 conflict; only a few days after the James Foley video circulated, and the moment the most recent ceasefire was broken. 1,256 more words

Travel

Tear gas becomes the norm in Kosovo parliament as lawmakers protest Serbian ties - LA Times

From LA Times, by Kristen Chick

Lobbing tear gas canisters in parliament is an unorthodox protest method, but in Kosovo’s capital it’s become almost routine. 912 more words

Politics

WATCH: Kosovo parliament disrupted, once again, by release of tear gas

PRISTINA, Kosovo – Opposition lawmakers released tear gas Monday in Kosovo’s parliament as they once again tried to pressure the government into renouncing deals with Serbia and Montenegro. 418 more words

World

Kenya police tears-gas protest against corruption

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan police Tuesday tear-gassed a peaceful demonstration in support of government action against corruption in East Africa’s largest economy.

About 200 demonstrators held a peaceful march to the Supreme Court and Parliament buildings where they delivered petitions asking those institutions to do more to tackle corruption in Kenya, demonstration organizer Boniface Mwangi said. 263 more words

International News

Chinese Military Corners Suspected Islamist Terrorists, Uses a Flamethrower to Help in Capture -- No Questioning Necessary

Chinese paramilitary forces taking part in the manhunt for the militants who attacked a mine in Xinjiang two months ago. Photo: SCMP Pictures

By Nectar Gan… 338 more words

Police Tear Gas Pro-Biafra Protesters In Asaba

Thousands of protesters who acted in solidarity with the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), chanted songs calling for the release of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the group. 233 more words

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