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US embassy forces fire tear gas at protestors near US embassy


¬© AFP | Lebanese security forces use a water cannon to disperse protestors during a demonstration outside the US embassy in Awkar, on the outskirts of the Lebanese capital Beirut, on December 10, 2017… 259 more words

Tear gas fired as rioting protesters break down US embassy gates in Beirut

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Protesters outside the US Embassy in Beirut, December 10, 2017. AP photo

Published time: 10 Dec, 2017 08:40
Edited time: 10 Dec, 2017 09:39… 564 more words

100 Years of Tear Gas, Policing with Poison & Its Implications

10 December 2017

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On Human Rights Day 2017, Dr Anna Feigenbaum explores how tear gas came about, the uses it has been put to over the past 100 years, the uses it is being being put to now and its implications on human rights. 261 more words


Kenya police fire teargas to control crowd gathering for inauguration


NAIROBI, (Reuters) – Kenyan police fired teargas on Tuesday to try to control a crowd of thousands of people trying to force their way into a stadium to attend the inauguration of President Uhuru Kenyatta. 568 more words

Two Killed as Kenyan Police Disperse Supporters Cheering Opposition Leader


Kenya’s Anti-riot police fire tear gas to disperse supporters of Kenyan opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition in Nairobi, Kenya November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Baz Ratner¬†Reuters… 482 more words

Tear gas from the trenches into city streets

Book Review

Anna Feigenbaum, Tear Gas (Verso: London, 2017), 224p.

Anna Feigenbaum is an academic at the Centre for the Study of Journalism, Culture and Community, Bournemouth University. 3,731 more words