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Eight Die as Protests Resume at Gaza-Israel Fence
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Eight Die as Protests Resume at Gaza-Israel Fence

Demonstrations at the fence dividing the Gaza Strip and Israel turned deadly again Friday, as Palestinians burned tires that sent up plumes of smoke and some tried to cross the border amid Israeli military gunfire. Eight Gazans died from live fire Friday, including a 16-year-old and

The face of bloody protests in Venezuela moves on in NY
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The face of bloody protests in Venezuela moves on in NY

NEW YORK (AP) — When Wuilly Arteaga takes his violin out of its brown case and starts playing Rihanna's "This Is What You Came For" near the platform of a busy Manhattan subway station, several passersby stop to listen or shoot video with their phones. Then someone recognizes the violinist and runs to greet him.…

Gaza protests driven by desperation, Hamas organization
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Gaza protests driven by desperation, Hamas organization

KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian activists chanted "death is better than humiliation" as three-wheelers stacked with old tires drove into a tent camp in a barley field near Gaza's border. The tires are to be burned at a mass protest on Friday, in hopes clouds of black smoke will shield demonstrators from Israeli snipers.…

Anti-India Protests Erupt in Kashmir as Troops Kill 8 Rebels
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Anti-India Protests Erupt in Kashmir as Troops Kill 8 Rebels

Srinagar, India (AP) -- Deadly protests against Indian rule erupted in several parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir on Sunday following the killings of at least eight rebels in fighting with government forces, officials said. The new round of anti-India protests and clashes, which led to the killing of at least one civilian, comes after Indian troops…

Gaza Border Protests Turn Violent
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Gaza Border Protests Turn Violent

Clashes broke out along the Israeli border in the Gaza Strip on Friday as tens of thousands of Palestinians amassed to call for the right to return to homes lost in the Arab-Israeli wars. At least seven Palestinians died in the clashes and a further 550 were injured by late afternoo

Protests to await Trump’s visit to California border
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Protests to await Trump’s visit to California border

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rallies for and against Donald Trump's "big beautiful border wall" with Mexico are expected to mark his first visit to California as president amid growing tensions between his administration and the state over immigration enforcement. Trump will visit eight towering prototypes of his planned wall Tuesday before addressing Marines in San…

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Anti-Putin protests after election could get violent, opposition warns

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Protests against Vladimir Putin after his expected re-election as president this month could descend into street clashes if police crack down too hard on demonstrators, a senior opposition politician said. FILE PHOTO: Supporters of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny attend a rally near the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia October 7, 2017. REUTERS/Andrey…

Cheers, protests as German court lets cities ban diesel cars
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Cheers, protests as German court lets cities ban diesel cars

BERLIN (AP) — A German court ruled Tuesday that cities can ban diesel cars and trucks to combat air pollution, a decision with wide-ranging and costly implications that marks a turning point for diesel vehicles in Germany. While environmentalists cheered and business groups protested the decision by the Federal Administrative Court, the German government scrambled…

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