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Ilemona Onoja speaks on how the Nigerian police attacked #EndSARS protesters in Abuja
The Nigerian Police Force has dispersed Abuja #EndSARS protesters with live bullets, water cannons, and tear gas. Ilemona Onoja narrates how the police onslaught on citizens happened on Sunday.
Greek riot police fire tear gas at Lesbos migrants
Migrants on the Greek island of Lesbos are angry about conditions after a catastrophic fire ripped through a large camp set up to house them. Riot police responded with tear gas after some protesters threw stones.
How DSS threatened, harassed and injured protesters requesting release of Sowore
13 Nov 2019
Operatives of the Department of State Services on Tuesday fired live rounds into the air and used tear gas to disperse protesters seeking the release of Omoyele Sowore, who has been held since August after calling for a revolution.
Violent 'yellow vest' protests break out in Nantes
17 Sep 2019
Protests in the western French city of Nantes grew violent as police fired tear gas in clashes with protesters. At least 18 people have been reportedly arrested by police.
Hong Kong sees 15th weekend of mass protests
16 Sep 2019
It was just a typical weekend in Hong Kong: tear gas, water cannons, petrol bombs and few signs that protests - now in their fourth month - would fizzle out anytime soon. Sophie Kamaruddin reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
Hong Kong protesters in fresh standoff with police
7 Sep 2019
Demonstrators went ahead with a banned march to mark the fifth anniversary of Beijing's move to curtail elections. A hardcore of protesters threw petrol bombs at police, who responded with tear gas and water cannon.
Kenyan police fire teargas after women attacked at election meeting
16 Sep 2017
Police in Kenya fired tear gas and bullets towards a group of men who beat women attending an election meeting.
Anti-government protesters march towards military barracks
27 May 2017
Anti-government protesters march towards military barracks facing tear gas, watercannon.
Police disperse El-Zakzaky supporters' protest in Abuja with tear gas
23 May 2017
Police disperse El-Zakzaky supporters' protest in Abuja with tear gas.
Tear gas and beatings as police clash with Kenya protesters
3 Nov 2016
Hundreds of anti-corruption protesters marching in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, are met with police tear gas and batons.