Tip News

January 23, 2020

TAG Demonstration - Tip News

Demonstration

Iraq protester gunned down in second night of violence

Iraq protester gunned down in second night of violence

An Iraqi demonstrator was shot dead in the southern city of Basra overnight, a security source and the human rights commission said Thursday, the latest in a string of protester deaths.The anti-government demonstrations rocking the Iraqi capital and the Shiite

French inquiry opened over police assault of protester

French inquiry opened over police assault of protester

French prosecutors said Sunday they had opened an inquiry after a riot police officer was caught on camera punching a protester at a demonstration in Paris, footage that went viral online.The move comes a month after two French policemen received suspended sen

220 wounded as Lebanon protesters clash with police

220 wounded as Lebanon protesters clash with police

Clashes between police and Lebanese protesters wounded more than 220 people on both sides Saturday in the highest such tally in three months of anti-establishment demonstrations.The sound of ambulance sirens rang out across Beirut as the Red Cross reported 80

Macron rushed from Paris theatre during protest

Macron rushed from Paris theatre during protest

French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife were rushed from a Paris theatre late Friday after protesters tried to burst in and disrupt the performance.Riot police were out in force as dozens of people staged a demonstration outside the theatre where Macron

French unions vow to stand firm as pension strike softens

French unions vow to stand firm as pension strike softens

Striking workers poured into streets across France Thursday for a sixth day of demonstrations against a pensions overhaul, putting up a show of defiance after Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said the historic transport stoppage "has gone on for too long".The