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Hong Kong: Arrests made as protesters march anew

Posted on Monday, 8 July 2019 02:50 PM | No Comments
Police made a number of arrests on Sunday (July 7) as protesters marched through Hong Kong’s most popular tourist areas. Protests against the now-suspended bill have drawn millions of people...

Hong Kong protesters condemn ‘unreasonable’ police violence

Posted on Friday, 14 June 2019 11:02 AM | No Comments
Hong Kong demonstrators who experienced tear gas when the anti-extradition protest turned violent said on Thursday (June 13) that they condemned the ‘unreasonable’ use of force by the police. Hundreds...

PH Consulate in Hong Kong advises Pinoys to stay away from protests

Posted on Thursday, 13 June 2019 12:26 AM | No Comments
The Philippine Consulate has advised Filipinos in Hong Kong to stay away from the on-going protests against the proposed extradition law. READ: Hong Kong lawmakers double down on extradition bill...

Violent anti-government protests pick up in Nicaragua

Posted on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 11:14 AM | No Comments
  Another round of protests and violence got underway Monday (May 28) in Nicaragua after students in the Central American aimed to take over the Engineering university. The demonstrators targeted...

Malacañang suspends gov’t work and classes in public schools on September 21 

Posted on Tuesday, 19 September 2017 07:12 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang has officially announced the suspension of work in government agencies and classes in public schools, state universities, and colleges on Thursday, September 21, declaring it National...

Kilos-Suporta

Posted on Monday, 25 July 2016 11:41 AM | No Comments
Doves of peace replace the burning effigies that have become a staple in every SONA. Members of Bagong Alyansang Makabayan-Southern Tagalog say, the group is not marching in protest but...

Vietnam mobs set fire to foreign factories in anti-China protest

Posted on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 03:33 PM | No Comments
(Reuters) – Thousands of Vietnamese set fire to factories and rampaged in industrial zones in the south of the country after protests against Chinese oil drilling in a part of...