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Snipers kill five police at US protest over shootings
Snipers kill five police at US protest over shootings

Snipers shot dead five police officers and injured six others in Dallas during a protest against police shootings of black men on Friday.

Snipers kill five police at US protest over shootings
Hungarian teachers stage nationwide walkout
Hungarian teachers stage nationwide walkout

Hundreds of Hungarian teachers held a nationwide walkout in a growing revolt against the government's tight grip on education

Hungarian teachers stage nationwide walkout
Enraged cabbies unite worldwide against Uber in 2015
Enraged cabbies unite worldwide against Uber in 2015

From London and Paris to New Delhi and Sao Paulo, traditional taxi drivers united worldwide against Uber in 2015, a year that saw riots, legal battles and even a kidnapping in protest against the startup.

Enraged cabbies unite worldwide against Uber in 2015
70,000 sign petition to ban Trump from Britian
70,000 sign petition to ban Trump from Britian

Over 70,000 people sign a petition to ban Donald Trump from entering Britain after his call to bar Muslims from entering the United States.

70,000 sign petition to ban Trump from Britian
Madrid marchers urge justice 40 years after Franco's death
Madrid marchers urge justice 40 years after Franco's death

More than 1,000 people marched through the streets of Madrid calling for official recognition of crimes committed during the era of dictator Francisco Franco, 40 years after his death.

Madrid marchers urge justice 40 years after Franco's death
EU flag burned as tens of thousands join Warsaw nationalist demo
EU flag burned as tens of thousands join Warsaw nationalist demo

Tens of thousands of protesters poured into Warsaw's streets for a demonstration organised by the far-right, marching under the slogan "Poland for the Polish" and burning an EU flag.

EU flag burned as tens of thousands join Warsaw nationalist demo
Romania president meets with protesters as fire toll mounts
Romania president meets with protesters as fire toll mounts

Romania's president appealed for protesters' support in reforming the country, as the death toll rose to 45 from a horrific nightclub fire that brought down the government

Romania president meets with protesters as fire toll mounts
Thousands in Paris anti-racism rally mark 2005 riots
Thousands in Paris anti-racism rally mark 2005 riots

Condemning racism and police heavy-handedness, thousands of people attended a "march of dignity" rally in Paris to mark a decade since the deaths of two youths sparked nationwide riots.

Thousands in Paris anti-racism rally mark 2005 riots
True colours: China summit foments Taiwan's green-blue split
True colours: China summit foments Taiwan's green-blue split

The colours blue and green symbolise the rift between opposing political parties in Taiwan, an entrenched divide that polarises friends and families, with this weekend's historic China summit adding fuel to the fire.

True colours: China summit foments Taiwan's green-blue split
Violence as anti-capitalist march hits London
Violence as anti-capitalist march hits London

Activists set a police car alight and scuffled with riot police in central London as thousands took part in a "Million Mask March" anti-capitalist demonstration night.

Violence as anti-capitalist march hits London
Thousands demonstrate in Czech Republic against migrants
Thousands demonstrate in Czech Republic against migrants

Thousands of people protested against migrants in towns around the Czech Republic, a week after the UN slammed the country's treatment of new arrivals as "degrading".

Thousands demonstrate in Czech Republic against migrants
Malaysia becoming 'police state' as govt battles scandal: HRW
Malaysia becoming 'police state' as govt battles scandal: HRW

Malaysia increasingly resembles a "police state" as the government uses repressive laws to silence critics including those demanding the prime minister answer corruption allegations.

Malaysia becoming 'police state' as govt battles scandal: HRW
Montenegro PM shrugs off violent demos calling for resignation
Montenegro PM shrugs off violent demos calling for resignation

Montenegro's Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic brushed off violent protests calling for his resignation, insisting they were not a threat to his country's stability.

Montenegro PM shrugs off violent demos calling for resignation
Germany's PEGIDA condemned over 'concentration camp' speech
Germany's PEGIDA condemned over 'concentration camp' speech

Germany's xenophobic PEGIDA movement drew widespread condemnation from lawmakers and Jewish groups after a speaker at an anti-refugee rally used Nazi-era rhetoric.

Germany's PEGIDA condemned over 'concentration camp' speech
One seriously hurt as thousands mass in Dresden for anti-migrant rally, counter-protest
One seriously hurt as thousands mass in Dresden for anti-migrant rally, counter-protest

Tens of thousands of people massed in the eastern German city of Dresden in counter rallies over the anti-migrant movement PEGIDA, with one demonstrator left seriously injured in a brief clash between the two sides.

One seriously hurt as thousands mass in Dresden for anti-migrant rally, counter-protest
Hollande says Air France turbulence doesn't reflect state of country
Hollande says Air France turbulence doesn't reflect state of country

French President Francois Hollande said the social turbulence currently gripping Air France, which was rocked by violent protests over job cuts, was not a reflection of the state of the country.

Hollande says Air France turbulence doesn't reflect state of country
Staff ends strike at London's National Gallery

A protracted strike by hundreds of staff at London's National Gallery over the outsourcing of some services to the private sector ended.

Staff ends strike at London's National Gallery
Thousands back opposition call for Montenegro govt to quit
Thousands back opposition call for Montenegro govt to quit

Around 3,000 people rallied in the Montenegrin capital of Podgorica to back an opposition call for the left-wing government of Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic to resign.

Thousands back opposition call for Montenegro govt to quit
Crimea Tatars seek to block peninsula to protest Russian annexation
Crimea Tatars seek to block peninsula to protest Russian annexation

Hundreds of pro-Kiev activists from Crimea's Tatar community launched a blockade of roads from Ukraine to the Crimean peninsula to protest Russia's seizure of their home region.

Crimea Tatars seek to block peninsula to protest Russian annexation
'Change is possible': Thousands join Moscow opposition protest
'Change is possible': Thousands join Moscow opposition protest

Thousands of people poured onto Moscow's streets for the first authorised opposition protest in a year-and-a-half, with Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny telling the crowds: "Change is possible."

'Change is possible': Thousands join Moscow opposition protest