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Iran makes arrests over downing of plane as protests rage on

DUBAI - Iran said on Tuesday it had arrested people accused of a role in shooting down a Ukrainian airliner and had also detained...

Iran plane downing: Second day of protests turns up heat on...

Iran's leaders are facing a second day of protests following their admission the military shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane, killing all 176 people...

Santa hats and tear gas: Hong Kong protests flare again

HONG KONG - Christmas Eve, ordinarily a night of revelry in Hong Kong, was filled with tear gas and pepper spray as riot police...

Protest marches and general strike paralyze Barcelona

A general strike was announced and five huge marches, all peaceful, converged on the city centre, bringing the streets to a standstill. Police estimated that...

Hong Kong protesters defy ban, occupy centre of city

Hong Kong police have used tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannon to disperse crowds as tens of thousands marched in the city, defying...

Hong Kong government opens window to discussions after months of refusing

Hong Kong’s government is signalling a willingness to talk to protesters after more than two months of demonstrations, but a top government adviser says...

Divided in Vancouver: Duelling Hong Kong protests

Pro-Hong Kong and pro-Beijing protesters faced off against each other for the second day in a row in Vancouver, a sign of tensions in...

Hong Kong airport cancels all remaining flights for 2nd day

Flight check-in services have been suspended at Hong Kong's international airport, the airport authority said Tuesday, citing disruptions caused by anti-government protests. All departing flights are cancelled for the...

Triad gangsters attack Hong Kong protesters opposition says

Hong Kong's opposition Democratic Party is investigating attacks by suspected triad gangsters on train passengers on Sunday, after a night of violence opened new...

Shield Girl: The face of the Hong Kong anti-extradition protests

Darkness had fallen. Crowds were thinning. A lone girl, in a meditative pose, defiantly sat in front of a row of riot police. It has...

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