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Russians in peaceful protest call for Putin to quit
30 Apr 2017
Several hundred Russians lined up in central Moscow on Saturday under the gaze of riot police to hand over handwritten appeals for President Vladimir Putin to quit, as similar protests took place in other cities.
The Gambia: Adama Barrow sworn in on home soil as president
19 Feb 2017
Thousands of cheering Gambians gathered for a ceremony on Saturday to officially inaugurate President Adama Barrow.
A look inside Gambia’s infamous Mile 2 prison
18 Feb 2017
The Gambia’s new president will formally be sworn in on Saturday which is also the country’s independence day. Hundreds of prisoners hope the day will also bring their release.
NY protest pushes back against Trump, supports gay rights
5 Feb 2017
About 3,000 people demonstrated in New York Saturday against Donald Trump, voicing solidarity with LGBT groups, Muslims and others they fear the US president could target.
Court rejects Trump appeal to restore travel ban
5 Feb 2017
A U.S. appeal court late on Saturday denied an emergency appeal from the U.S. Department of Justice to restore an immigration order from President Donald Trump barring citizens from seven mainly Muslim countries.