Posts Tagged ‘March’

Protester sets himself alight at Israel rally

July 15th, 2012 Comments off

Israeli protesters take part in a demonstration in Tel AvivA protester was in hospital in a serious condition after setting himself alight at a march for social justice in Tel Aviv late Saturday, police said.

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Saudi-Qatari stuff

July 3rd, 2012 Comments off
Qatar Airways has stolen a march on its competitors for a slice in the potentially lucrative Saudi Arabian market by registering an airline in the Kingdom.  The Saudi government has already said it would be looking to external airlines to help boost its domestic air transport network as with more than 25 airports the Kingdom is set for a massive transportation expansion.  Emirates from Dubai and Gulf Air from Bahrain were already widely believed to have been studying ways of entering the domestic market and linking to their hubs for international flights.” (thanks Sultan)

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Egypt’s gains in peril, Islamists warn; activists call protest march – Washington Post

June 15th, 2012 Comments off

Sydney Morning Herald

Egypt's gains in peril, Islamists warn; activists call protest march
Washington Post
CAIRO — Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood warned that the gains of last year's revolution could be “wiped out” by Supreme Court rulings it sees as aimed at blocking its political ascent, and activists called for a protest march Friday against what they called
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A Day Before Presidential Vote, Cairo Braces for Fallout of Court RulingNew York Times
Egypt in chaos after parliament ruled illegitimateABC Online –Sydney Morning Herald –Voice of America
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Jews, Arabs march to mark 45 years of Israeli occupation

June 9th, 2012 Comments off

A woman holds a sign during a march marking the 45th anniversary of the Six-Day WarHundreds of Jews and Arabs marched in Tel Aviv on Saturday night to mark the 45th anniversary of the Six-Day War in which Israel seized the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem, Israeli media reported.

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Egypt women’s march attacked on Tahrir Square

June 9th, 2012 Comments off

An Egyptian woman holds a poster bearing a portrait of her sonA group of men attacked a women's march against sexual harassment in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Friday and sexually assaulted several of the protesters, witnesses said.

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1000s protest the Chicago NATO summit – CBS News

May 20th, 2012 Comments off

1000s protest the Chicago NATO summit
CBS News
(CBS News) CHICAGO – Whatever NATO's ultimate withdrawal timetable from Afghanistan is, it won't be speedy enough for demonstrators outside the current summit in Chicago. Thousands of protesters walked the sweltering streets of Chicago on Sunday to
Thousands begin NATO protest march through ChicagoThe Associated Press
Thousands march through Chicago to NATO summitAtlanta Journal Constitution
Chicago Police Clash With Protesters at End of NATO MarchBloomberg

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Palestinians march in annual mourning ritual

May 15th, 2012 Comments off

Palestinian women hold hands next to a portrait of a prisoner during a solidarity protest with Palestinian prisoners jailed in Israeli, in Gaza City, Monday, May 14, 2012. Hundreds of Palestinians have been on a collective hunger strike in Israeli jails since mid-April 2012. (AP photo/Hatem Moussa)Thousands of Palestinians are marching in the West Bank to mark the anniversary of their uprooting during the war over Israel’s creation.

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Bahrain police disperse march with water cannon (Reuters)

February 21st, 2012 Comments off

Reuters – Bahraini police used water cannon and tear gas to break up a march chanting anti-government slogans after a funeral Monday, while protesters were arrested for approaching a roundabout at the center of an uprising last year.
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Violence in Bahrain escalates ahead of February 14 anniversary (Reuters)

February 8th, 2012 Comments off

Reuters – The funeral march for Mohammed Yaacoub had barely ended last week when police and protesters faced off in the town of Sitra, an impoverished district of Bahrain that has borne the brunt of a year of unrest.
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Syrian people

January 16th, 2012 Comments off
I wish both sides in Lebanon (March 8 and March 14) would leave the Syrian people alone. They both don’t care about the welfare of the Syrian people and just want to use them for their own sectarian battles.  How sickening really.  

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