“Clash” in the news

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clash against
clash between

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· Countries grapple with whether to lock back down as hotspots emerge  
Driving the news: Protesters have gathered again tonight in Belgrade, Serbia, following two nights of violent clashes.
The New York Times
· Supreme Court, Right Whales, Steve Martin: Your Thursday Evening Briefing  
The task of responding now falls on President Trump, but his recent efforts in support of Maine lobstermen could clash with saving the right whale.
The Age
· Depp wrote message to wife on mirror in his own blood, court hears  
He said the clash of heads had been an accident.
· Nothing's impossible, says Hernandez as Mallorca keep escape bid alive  
Their home clash against Levante was must-win and victory at least kept them in touch.
The Independent
· Trump's top general appears to contradict president on military bases named for Confederates  
Protesters heeded online calls to gather as the city marks the one-year anniversary of the major clashes between police and pro-democracy demonstrators over the controversial extradition bill
The Age
· WA footy fans get first taste of new Optus Stadium brew as AFL returns west  
The real thirst for action will be quenched next Sunday, when Fremantle and West Coast mark their return home in a Western Derby clash, with their supporters also granted first dibs on stadium supplier Gage Roads' new Pipe Dreams Coastal Lager.
The Guardian
· Morning mail: pandemic accelerating, Keating defends super, NSW's big renewables push  
Riots have rocked Serbia for a second night as police and protesters clashed over the prospect of the nation re-entering lockdown, while Iran has reported its highest daily death toll, with 221 people succumbing to the virus.
The New York Times
· Occupy City Hall’s New Life as Homeless Camp: ‘Not Pretty All the Time’  
At a community gathering on Tuesday night, several protesters clashed with one another verbally and physically.
The Guardian
· Paul Pogba seals rout for Manchester United to deepen Aston Villa's woes  
Villa must turn their minds quickly to Sunday’s clash with Crystal Palace, which could be critical to their survival hopes.
· UFC 251 predictions: Usman vs Masvidal, Volkanovski vs Holloway plus more fights predicted  
Gilbert Burns was ruled out of his welterweight title clash with Kamaru Usman following a positive test for the coronavirus.