Category: Protests

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Jan
2021

EXCLUSIVE: Guapo’s Of Georgetown Hopes To Survive Pandemic Shutdowns, Indoor Dining Ban And ProtestsEXCLUSIVE: Guapo’s Of Georgetown Hopes To Survive Pandemic Shutdowns, Indoor Dining Ban And Protests

January 12, 2021 9:53 AM ET Usually a busy spot on a Friday evening, Guapo’s of Georgetown is not seeing the same crowd. Guapo’s of Georgetown, a Mexican restaurant located on the waterfront in Washington, D.C., is hoping to survive the pandemic shutdowns, indoor dining ban, and protests that have led to curfews in the […]

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Nov
2020

Thousands Of Officers, Tear Gas Used To Disperse Large Gatherings And Protests In GreeceThousands Of Officers, Tear Gas Used To Disperse Large Gatherings And Protests In Greece

Protesters in Greece were sprayed with tear gas while others were detained during scuffles Tuesday in Athens as hundreds took to the streets to defy a ban on large gatherings and commemorate the anniversary of the crushing of the 1973 student uprising against the military leaders then ruling Greece. Typically Nov. 17 is commemorated with […]

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Oct
2020

Multiple Storefronts Are Boarding Up Windows And Entrances Ahead Of Possible Election Day Protests And Violence In DCMultiple Storefronts Are Boarding Up Windows And Entrances Ahead Of Possible Election Day Protests And Violence In DC

Several businesses in Washington, D.C. have begun to board up windows and other possible entrances ahead of potential violence surrounding election day, video shows. Kim, the owner of Press Liquor on 14th Street NW, said that he hopes everything is okay but that he isn’t sure what is going to happen,  according to a video NBC Washington reporter Adam […]

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Oct
2020

Belarus Police Use Stun Grenades On 100,000 Protesters Demanding President ResignBelarus Police Use Stun Grenades On 100,000 Protesters Demanding President Resign

October 25, 2020 10:34 PM ET Over 100,000 protesters in Minsk, Belarus marched the capital demanding President Alexander Lukashenko’s resignation Sunday. Protesters set an ultimatum: either Lukashenko resigns by midnight, or there would be a national strike, according to Al Jazeera. Police arrived hours before the ultimatum expired. (RELATED: Lawyer For Opposition Leader Kolesnikova Reportedly […]

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Oct
2020

Thousands Gather In Washington DC For ‘Worship Protest’ Against Coronavirus Related RestrictionsThousands Gather In Washington DC For ‘Worship Protest’ Against Coronavirus Related Restrictions

Thousands gathered to attend a “Let Us Worship” rally to protest coronavirus-related religious restrictions at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Sunday evening. Attendees sang along to worship music and participated in group prayers at the event, which lasted from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The gathering was a protest against nationwide mandates to close […]

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Oct
2020

Kyrgyzstan President Reportedly Deploys Military Forces As Protests IntensifyKyrgyzstan President Reportedly Deploys Military Forces As Protests Intensify

October 09, 2020 1:16 PM ET President Sooronbai Jeenbekov of Kyrgyzstan declared a state of emergency Friday due to growing protests in the capital city of Bishkek, according to reports.  The President called on military forces to put an end to clashes between rival political groups, per Reuters. Members of various factions have been throwing […]

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Oct
2020

Officer Shot During Riot Following Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Decision Released From HospitalOfficer Shot During Riot Following Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Decision Released From Hospital

A police officer shot during riots in Louisville, Kentucky, was released from the hospital Sunday, the Associated Press reported. Louisville Metro Police Officer Robinson Desroches was shot in the abdomen September 23 during riots and protests following the grand jury decision to indict one of three officers in the Breonna Taylor case, according to the […]

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Oct
2020

Mass Protests Emerge In Kyrgyzstan After Suspicious Election ResultsMass Protests Emerge In Kyrgyzstan After Suspicious Election Results

October 05, 2020 2:37 PM ET Thousands have taken to the streets in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan over allegations of rigged elections in the country on Sunday, the BBC reports.  Police in the capital city have used tear gas, water cannons and stun grenades to break up gatherings, according to the BBC. More protests have begun popping […]

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Aug
2020

Washington, DC: Protesters And Police Clash In Saturday Night ConfrontationWashington, DC: Protesters And Police Clash In Saturday Night Confrontation

August 30, 2020 12:46 PM ET Protesters and police officers clashed yet again Saturday night in Washington, D.C. The Daily Caller’s video team captured some of the confrontations as police attempted to keep control of the situation just blocks from the White House. (RELATED: ‘We Would Not Be Here Today’: Rand Paul Credits Police With […]

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