• Wed, 12 Jun 2019 16:38
    Hong Kong police use tear gas as protesters try to storm parliament
    Violent clashes broke out in Hong Kong on Wednesday as police tried to stop protesters storming the city's parliament, while tens of thousands of people blocked key arteries in a show of strength against government plans to allow extraditions to China.
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  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 17:33
    Clashes, tear gas near Champs-Elysees at Paris 'yellow vest' protests
    Paris riot police clashed on Saturday near the famous Champs-Elysees boulevard with "yellow vest" protesters who are staging another weekend of demonstrations against French President Emmanuel Macron.
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  • Sun, 02 Dec 2018 01:00
    Violent clashes in Paris as anti-Macron protesters return
    Groups of masked protesters battled police through clouds of tear gas near Paris' Champs Elysees Saturday as thousands took part in a third weekend of "yellow vest" demonstrations, which have morphed from anger over fuel taxes into a broader anti-government movement.
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  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 18:26
    Paris police fire tear gas, water cannon against 'yellow vest' protesters
    Police fired tear gas and water cannon Saturday in central Paris against "yellow vest" protesters demanding French President Emmanuel Macron roll back tax hikes on motor fuel.
  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 18:24
    Paris police use tear gas, water cannon against 'yellow vest' protesters
    Security forces in Paris fired tear gas and water cannon Saturday to disperse protesters who tried to break through a police cordon on the Champs-Elysees, an AFP journalist said.
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  • Tue, 15 May 2018 12:15
    Palestinian baby dies from tear gas inhalation at Gaza protest: ministry
    A Palestinian baby died as a result of inhaling tear gas during clashes along the Israel-Gaza border, the health ministry in the enclave announced Tuesday.
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  • Mon, 31 Jul 2017 01:00
    The day all hell broke loose outside Parliament
    IT WAS such a peaceful morning that yellow-shirt leader Sirichai Mai-ngam would never have imagined that any violent act would happen to break such serenity.
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 14:55
    Tear gas canister found in Bangkok’s Klong Toey district
    A tear gas canister was found in Soi Sukhumvit 38 in Bangkok’s Klong Toey distirct on Thursday morning, police said.
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  • Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:27
    Training exercise causes bomb scare at US embassy
    Yangon : The United States Embassy in Myanmar held a tear gas training exercise on Sunday night that sparked rumours of an explosion and brought emergency services to the scene, a police officer said.
  • Thu, 26 May 2016 01:00
    Migrants as art
    Tear gas canisters and marble statues mix in a new exhibition by Ai Weiwei
  • Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:14
    Hong Kong police 'fire warning shots' in street clash
    HONG KONG - Baton-wielding Hong Kong riot police fired warning shots and tear gas early Tuesday after a riot erupted in a busy district when officials tried to shift illegal hawkers, RTHK radio reported.
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  • Sun, 22 Feb 2015 01:00
    Myanmar to destroy 'illegal' riot gear
    Myanmar's police force is planning to destroy rubber bullets and tear gas, as they do not meet international standards, according to an unnamed colonel from the police headquarters.
  • Tue, 03 Feb 2015 01:00
    Market dredging turns up bones, pipe bomb
    Police yesterday submitted 65 pieces of bone, discovered along with a tear gas cylinder, a pipe bomb and a giant firecracker, during the dredging of Pradongmanutum Canal.The bones have been taken for examination to the Institute of Forensic Science at the
  • Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:54
    Hong Kong protesters defiant after tear gas chaos
    HONG KONG (AFP) - Thousands of defiant Hong Kong protesters stood their ground on Monday after facing tear gas and riot police in overnight clashes, paralysing parts of the city with their campaign to demand Beijing allow free elections.
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  • Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:39
    Police fire tear gas as Indonesia court rules on poll challenge
    JAKARTA - Indonesian police used tear gas and water cannon Thursday to break up a rally by supporters of the ex-general who lost last month's presidential election, as a court was set to uphold his opponent's victory.
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