The MUD reacted today to an announcement by the CNE yesterday that the signature-verification process for the recall referendum would involve a series of steps that do not exist anywhere in the body’s own regulations. 766 more words
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PARIS (AFP) — French and Turkish police fired tear gas at protesters as tensions erupted in both countries during May Day rallies Sunday, while thousands marched across the globe for the annual celebration of worker’s rights. 772 more words
Thousands of farmers protesting for land rights in the Okara district of the Punjab province were met by riot police, tear gas, and arrests.
Witnesses said one protester, a seventeen-year-old boy, was killed after having a bad reaction to being gassed by police. 50 more words
Protesters in Egypt rallied on Friday to denounce the government’s decision to give control of two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia staging one of the largest demonstrations inside of the country in over a year. 69 more words