posted tages with "Protesters"

Clashes Erupt between Pro, Anti-Trump Protesters in Times Square (+Video)

Clashes Erupt between Pro, Anti-Trump Protesters in Times Square (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Seven people were arrested as political tensions over the upcoming US presidential election escalated on New York City’s streets on Sunday. - World news - Supporters of US President Donald Trump clashed with counter protesters during a day of skirmishes between opposing sides in Manhattan, where Rudolph W. Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer and the city’s...

Protesters Keep up Pressure on Netanyahu in Jerusalem (+Video)

Protesters Keep up Pressure on Netanyahu in Jerusalem (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Thousands of protesters continued their gatherings against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem (al-Quds) on Saturday over his corruption and the government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic. - World news - Protesters were seen being arrested as crowds gathered near Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's residence for an...

Sudanese Protesters Set Israeli Flag on Fire over Normalization (+Video)

Sudanese Protesters Set Israeli Flag on Fire over Normalization (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Angry Sudanese protesters took to the streets to condemn the current junta's decision to follow the UAE and Bahrain in forging diplomatic relations with Israel. - World news - They rallied in the capital Khartoum Friday evening, calling on Sudan’s Sovereign Council chief General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan to reject the normalization deal.“No to negotiations, peace...

Irish Police Clash with Anti-Lockdown Protesters in Dublin (+Video)

Irish Police Clash with Anti-Lockdown Protesters in Dublin (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – More than 100 demonstrators protesting against ramped-up COVID-19 lockdown restrictions clashed with police in Dublin. - World news - Nine of the people arrested have been charged with public order offenses, as the protest broke lockdown restrictions, which only allow citizens to leave their homes for essential trips.Law enforcement attempted to block a crowd at...

Charges Filed against Truck Driver Who Plowed through Minneapolis Anti-Racism Protesters

Charges Filed against Truck Driver Who Plowed through Minneapolis Anti-Racism Protesters

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A truck driver who plowed through a crowd of protesters in Minneapolis in May is now facing criminal charges of threats of violence and criminal vehicular operation. - World news - "The thorough investigation showed that Vechirko wanted to scare people out of his path," the release said. Dramatic video captured May 31 showed Vechirko driving quickly on the...

Portland Protesters Leave ‘Kill the President’ Message on Police Union Building (+Video)

Portland Protesters Leave ‘Kill the President’ Message on Police Union Building (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Portland protesters torched a local police union billboard that expressed support for law enforcement, amid ongoing unrest in the Oregon city. - World news - Protesters marched to the Portland Police Association (PPA) building on Monday night as they chanted “No justice, no peace.” The building, which had been boarded up after being repeatedly attacked by rioters...

NYC Protesters Demand Apology for Coronavirus Handling (+Video)

NYC Protesters Demand Apology for Coronavirus Handling (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Protesters, including family members who lost their loved ones in New York nursing homes due to COVID-19, staged a mock funeral outraged by Governor Andrew Cuomo's handling of the coronavirus pandemic in New York City. - World news - Protesters set up a coffin outside a health center in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn, and adorned it with flyers of Cuomo’s new book,...

French Police Fire Tear Gas at ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters in Lyon (+Video)

French Police Fire Tear Gas at ‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters in Lyon (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Police in French city of Lyon fired tear gas as hundreds of 'Yellow Vest' protesters took to the streets on Saturday, despite a ban on demonstrations in the city center. - World news - People were seen throwing projectiles at police, that in turn responded with tear gas before clearing the area around Bellecour Square.Eight people were taken into custody, according to...

Riot Police Deployed after Portland Protesters Light Fire Outside Justice Center

Riot Police Deployed after Portland Protesters Light Fire Outside Justice Center

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Police in riot gear were deployed in Portland, Oregon, late on October 15, after protesters lit a fire outside the Justice Center building downtown. - World news - The move came as a continuation of almost nightly demonstrations since the death of George Floyd in May.This footage, posted to Twitter, shows the fire burning outside the building and a second clip of...

US Protesters Take Down Civil War Obelisk in Santa Fe, New Mexico (+Video)

US Protesters Take Down Civil War Obelisk in Santa Fe, New Mexico (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Protesters pulled down a controversial war monument in the heart of the Santa Fe Plaza Monday afternoon during an Indigenous Peoples' Day demonstration. - World news - After more than 150 years in the Santa Fe Plaza, Monday night a controversial monument no longer stands; It comes after three days of protests. Two men were arrested in connection to the toppling of...