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Thousands of Albanian protesters call for govt to step down

TIRANA, Albania (AP) – Albanian opposition supporters are holding a protest against the government which they accuse of being corrupt and linked to organized crime. Thousands of supporters of the center-right Democratic Party-led opposition [...]

Protesters stone home of Haiti president, clash with police

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Protesters have stoned the Haitian president’s home and clashed with police, leaving at least one demonstrator dead in the third straight day of demonstrations against economic mismanagement and corruption. Organizers [...]

France Recalls Ambassador to Italy After Minister Meets ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters

France recalled its ambassador to Italy on Thursday, an extraordinary diplomatic rupture between longtime European Union and NATO allies, after a series of provocations by Italy’s populist leaders, culminating in a meeting between a top [...]

Protesters detained outside Japanese embassy in Moscow

MOSCOW (AP) – A dozen protesters have been detained outside the Japanese embassy in the Russian capital ahead of talks between the country’s leaders at the Kremlin. Left-wing activists were picketing the Japanese embassy Tuesday morning [...]

Armed protesters expected at rally against proposed gun ban

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Hundreds of protesters – many openly carrying guns – are expected in downtown Pittsburgh to rally against the city council’s proposed restrictions on some firearms and ammunition. The protest is to start [...]

Brett Kavanaugh protesters don’t regret arrests

For most of the protesters arrested during Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings, the moment has come and gone, as forgotten as the accusations against the nominee by Christine Blasey Ford and others. Yet the fleeting [...]

In Nicaragua, Ortega Was on the Ropes. Now, He Has Protesters on the Run.

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — A life on the run was not one any of these Nicaraguans ever intended. But many people in this desperately poor Central American nation now live in a bleak new reality. They have exchanged their routine lives as [...]

Moscow police arrest least 5 protesters near security office

MOSCOW (AP) – A human rights activist says Moscow police have arrested at least five protesters at an unsanctioned rally outside the headquarters of the Federal Security Service (FSB), the successor agency to the KGB. Oleg Yelanchik told [...]

Border Patrol arrests migrant caravan protesters

The U.S. Border Patrol has made 32 arrests at a demonstration organized by a Quaker group at the border separating San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico. Border Patrol spokesman Theron Francisco said 31 people were arrested for trespassing at Monday’s [...]

Kavanaugh sworn in as protesters chant outside Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) – Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as the 114th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, after a wrenching debate over sexual misconduct and judicial temperament that shattered the Senate, captivated the nation and ushered in an [...]