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Senegal protests after opposition leader Ousmane Sonko arrested

Added: 05.03.2021 18:16 | 3 views | 0 comments

Ousmane Sonko is accused of rape but his supporters say the allegations are politically motivated.

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1 dead in Senegal protests backing opposition lead

Added: 05.03.2021 14:52 | 13 views | 0 comments

Protesters clashed with police in Senegal on Friday as young people took to the streets nationwide in support of opposition leader Ousmane Sonko, who was arrested Wednesday. (March 5)


Myanmar protesters defy military coup leaders

Added: 05.03.2021 9:12 | 12 views | 0 comments

Demonstrators in Mandalay, Myanmar on Friday defied the military rulers who ousted the country's elected government. Protesters called for a strong international response, after a military crackdown on protests killed 38 people this week. (March 5)


AP reporter claims 'no violence' at BLM protests, condemns 'White' 'Trump supporters' at Capitol riot

Added: 05.03.2021 0:49 | 10 views | 0 comments

Associated Press reporter Jonathan Lemire rejected the idea that there was any violence that took place after the death of George Floyd last year while being quick to condemn the Capitol Hill violence that took place on Jan. 6. 

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A newly proposed Tennessee bill would give immunity to drivers who unintentionally hit protesters blocking streets

Added: 05.03.2021 0:21 | 11 views | 0 comments

A newly proposed bill in Tennessee would make it even more difficult to protest in the state -- by making obstructing a highway a felony and giving immunity to drivers who unintentionally injure or kill those in the way.

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UN: Myanmar journalist arrest video 'disturbing'

Added: 04.03.2021 18:57 | 12 views | 0 comments

A UN spokesperson is calling video showing the arrest of AP journalist Thein Zaw in Myanmar "extremely disturbing." Video shows Zaw photographing security forces charging at anti-coup protesters when he was placed in a chokehold and arrested. (March 4)


Protests in Myanmar continue after dozens killed

Added: 04.03.2021 16:47 | 13 views | 0 comments

Several thousand anti-coup protesters returned to the streets of Myanmar on Thursday, a day after 38 people were killed by security forces. (March 4)

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