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South Korea marks first 'comfort women' day, joined by protestors in Taiwan

Added: 14.08.2018 10:58 | 5 views | 0 comments

People in South Korea and Taiwan unveiled monuments and staged protests on Tuesday to mark Japan's wartime use of "comfort women", a euphemism for girls and women forced to work in Japan's wartime brothels.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Peaceful Protests on Charlottesville Anniversary

Added: 13.08.2018 21:11 | 17 views | 0 comments

The anniversary of the deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, was marked with largely peaceful protests, with police making just a handful of arrests. (Aug. 13)

From: rssfeeds.usatoday.com

New coalition plans 7-figure campaign aimed at Puerto Rican voters

Added: 13.08.2018 18:20 | 11 views | 0 comments

The campaign also plans protests at Mar-a-Lago and Trump Tower in September coinciding with the anniversary of Hurricane Maria's landfall in Puerto Rico

From: feeds.cbsnews.com

New prime minister announced in Haiti weeks after deadly protests

Added: 13.08.2018 17:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Haitian President Jovenel Moise announced on Sunday that Jean-Henry Céant will be the nation's new prime minister.

From: rss.cnn.com

At least 317 killed in ongoing protests in Nicaragua, rights group says

Added: 13.08.2018 17:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Civil unrest in Nicaragua that began in mid-April has left at least 317 people dead, according to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

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From: rss.cnn.com

Washington protests: Scuffles break out as counterprotesters dwarf alt-right at Unite the Right 2018

Added: 13.08.2018 10:17 | 7 views | 0 comments

Scuffles broke out between protesters and police in Washington DC after white nationalists marched on the White House to mark the first anniversary of the Charlottesville riots.

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Schoolchildren in Bangladesh shut down the capital's roads. Here's the extraordinary story.

Added: 13.08.2018 10:00 | 13 views | 0 comments

The student protests suggest that the next generation of voters is more concerned with good policies and public services — and safer roads.

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[Ticker] Thousands rally in Bucharest against government for second night

Added: 13.08.2018 7:53 | 7 views | 0 comments

Around 40,000 Romanians flooded the capital Bucharest on Saturday for a second night of anti-government protests, following violent clashes injuring more than 400 people on Friday. Romania's president Klaus Iohannis condemned Friday's "brutal intervention of the gendarmerie" while the crowds were blowing horns and shouting "resignation", Reuters reported. Protesters are angry over widespread corruption, low wages and attempts by the governing Social Democrats (PSD) to weaken the judiciary.

Hundreds Injured in Romanian Antigraft Protests

Added: 12.08.2018 21:31 | 7 views | 0 comments

Tens of thousands of Romanians took to the streets of the capital over the weekend in anticorruption protests, as opposition politicians warned the health of the country’s young democracy was at risk.

Thousands rally to demand Romanian government resignation

Added: 12.08.2018 21:18 | 9 views | 0 comments

Thousands took part Sunday in a third night of protests in Bucharest against alleged government corruption, two days after a crackdown on a mass demonstration left hundreds injured.

From: www.france24.com

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