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“protester” in the news

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Thursday, April 18, 2019
London climate-change protesters to disrupt Heathrow Airport

Sunday, April 14, 2019
Ahmed Soliman, an analyst at the Chatham House thinktank, said: “The numbers haven’t been there until this point … and there are unconfirmed reports that the army is acting to protect protesters … This would be a very key development.
Six protesters were killed on Saturday when huge crowds surged through the centre of Khartoum, and a seventh died elsewhere in the country, the interior minister, Bushara Juma, said.
Sudan protesters call for civilian rule in talks with military leaders

Saturday, April 13, 2019
Thousands of jubilant protesters celebrated in the streets of Khartoum on Friday, after Defence Minister General Awad ibn Auf, announced he was stepping down as head of the ruling military council.

Friday, April 12, 2019
The fresh stand-off has raised fears of a violent confrontation between protesters and the army.

Friday, March 29, 2019
" Pro-Brexit protesters respond to rejected Brexit deal

Saturday, March 23, 2019
Anti-Brexit rally: Protesters demanding a second referendum are marching in central London, with a rally planned in Parliament Square from 2.45 p.m. local time.

Thursday, March 21, 2019
Protesters call for second referendum in Brussels
In reality, two protesters have donned masks depicting the two leaders in a small protest outside the European Commission building, calling on their counterparts inside to "Make Love, Not Brexit" when they meet as part of today's EU summit.

Monday, March 18, 2019
In fact, there was only one woman in the crowd of 100 or so protesters.

Sunday, March 17, 2019
Protesters torched a branch of the Tarneaud bank, a spokesperson for Paris firefighters said.

Saturday, March 9, 2019
Yellow Vest protesters fan flames of anti-Semitism in France
A protester dragged her into a storage shed and told her to be quiet, but they were found by a security guard who beat her and forced her into a pick-up truck.
Videos emerged online appearing to show protesters, male and female, chanting in the streets, being arrested and in some cases beaten in the back of pick-up trucks driven by Bashir's security services.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Zimbabwe troops accused of 'systematic torture' of protesters

Monday, January 21, 2019
The French President suggested that the anger at the root of the "yellow vest" unrest, so named because of the high-visibility vests worn by protesters, showed France was "not resigned" and wanted to "build a better future".

Sunday, January 20, 2019
French President Emmanuel Macron used his traditional New Year's Eve speech to sound a warning to extreme elements among anti-government protesters.

Saturday, January 19, 2019
A group of protesters who were attacked by Turkish security officials back in May 2017 are suing the Turkish government. Murat Yasa, a Kurdish activist who is among those suing, says the attack has left with him long-term physical and psychological issues.
For the 10th week in a row, Yellow Vest protesters filled the streets of Paris and other cities in France, with thousands of police standing guard.

Thursday, January 10, 2019
Protesters plan to empty their bank accounts on Saturday, withdrawing as much money as possible in a bid to undermine the French banks – if not the euro itself.

Saturday, December 15, 2018
Protesters held a silent vigil outside Juntendo University on Dec. 14 against the institution's admission that it had discriminated against female candidates taking the medical school entrance exam.
Protesters show scorn for lame reason to deter female doctors
Tamaki vows 'fight will go on' as he greets U.S. base protesters
NAGO, Okinawa Prefecture--Okinawa Governor Denny Tamaki vowed "Our fight will never stop" when he met protesters gathered outside the site of a contentious land reclamation project intended to become a new U.S. military base here.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Protesters stand next to a burning tree as they demonstrate against rising costs of living they blame on high taxes near the Arc de Triomphe on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris. — AFP Photo

Saturday, December 8, 2018
Paris (CNN) — French police detained more than 200 people in Paris on Saturday and fired hundreds of canisters of tear gas on protesters staging a fourth weekend of demonstrations against the government of President Emmanuel Macron.
Yellow vest movement: Paris police detain hundreds of protesters
Police in Paris have fired tear gas on protesters as a fourth weekend of anti-government protests turned violent.

Sunday, October 7, 2018
Before the swearing-in ceremony, protesters pushed past the police line to the front steps of the Supreme Court and chanted, "Hey hey, ho ho, Kavanaugh has got to go," "We believe survivors" and "shut it down.