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#Sudan – No justification for violence against peaceful demonstrators

#Sudan – No justification for violence against peaceful demonstrators

| June 4, 2019

At least 35 peaceful protesters were killed in Sudan as Sudanese security forces cleared protest camps near army headquarters in Khartoum on July 3, 2019, writes EU Reporter’s David Kunz. The protests come in the wake of the ousting of former president Omar al-Bashir in April. The Transitional Military Council (TMC) of Sudan took power after […]

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Tens of thousands people in Brussels expected to participate in an #Anti-Trump protest

An anti-Trump protest will take place at 17:00 today (24 May) at Brussels North Station. According to the Facebook event, the participants are expected to be tens of thousands, writes Denitsa Tsekova. The march is named “Trump not welcome’ and is organized by four University of Ghent students in response to Donald Trump’s visit on […]

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#Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny gets 15 days in jail

| March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The wave of nationwide demonstrations that shook Russia’s long dormant political scene over the weekend showed a new face of protest: mostly teenage demonstrators driven by accusations of high-level official corruption, glaring amid the nation’s painful two-year recession, writes Nataliya Vasilyeva and Vladimir Isachenkov. A year before facing re-election, President Vladimir Putin has a dilemma: […]

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#Belarus: EU must reconsider its relations following Lukashenko’s crackdown on civilians

The ALDE Group in the European Parliament strongly condemns the massive crackdown launched by riot police on protesters trying to hold a banned march in Belarus. Almost a thousand people were arrested and many of them were beaten by police and needed medical attention over the weekend.  Protesters in Belarus took the streets in reaction […]

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#StopTTIP: Thousands of protesters march in Brussels

#StopTTIP: Thousands of protesters march in Brussels

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thousands of protesters marched through Brussels on Tuesday, 20 September, to demand the European Union abandon planned transatlantic free trade deals they say will worsen labor conditions and allow big business to challenge governments, writes Philip Blenkinsop. Organizers, including unions, environmental and consumer groups and public health insurers, said between 10,000 and 15,000 people headed […]

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