‘Force, intimidation & tear gas’: IDF raids Palestinian news agency to ‘grab CCTV footage’

There was no need for the IDF to raid the Palestinian news agency office in Ramallah and use force and tear gas to seize CCTV footage, as they could have asked for it and got it, WAFA editor Maher Abukhater has said. Israeli soldiers raided the office of the Palestinian news agency WAFA in the […]

Mom pictured fleeing with her kids from tear gas at the US border says she never thought Border Patrol would use it on children

REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File photo A mom who fled tear gas with her kids at the US border said she did not think Border Control would use the gas on children. Maria Lila Meza Castro arrived at the border to seek asylum on Sunday alongside other Central American migrants, who were met with tear gas after some […]

US border patrol repels migrants with tear gas after Mexico crossing closure

After suspending all traffic at the US’ busiest port with Mexico, border patrol guards had to resort to tear gas to fend off migrants cutting holes in the border wall to gain entrance by other means. All crossings were completely suspended at the US’ busiest point of entry following a gate rush attempt where hundreds […]

Copa Libertadores may be OFF as Boca bus pelted with missiles, players affected by tear gas (VIDEO)

The Boca Juniors team bus been pelted with missiles and affected by police tear gas by fans of rivals River Plate ahead of the two teams’ Copa Libertadores final in Buenos Aires, triggering fears the game may not be played at all. READ MORE: 50,000 Boca Juniors fans pack stands for TRAINING ahead of Copa […]

Tear gas & water cannon used in Paris as thousands in France rally against fuel prices (VIDEO)

Published time: 24 Nov, 2018 10:16 Tear gas and a water cannon were deployed in Paris as protesters again flooded the streets against fuel prices hikes. Thousands have been protesting across France against the measure, which resulted in massive blockades. Let’s block ads! (Why?)

Nightclub evacuated in UK, 40 people treated by paramedics after suspected tear gas sprayed

Published time: 29 Sep, 2018 07:49 Edited time: 29 Sep, 2018 08:16 The Cameo nightclub in Bournemouth, UK was evacuated after suspected tear gas was released, causing some revelers to complain of itchy eyes and shortness of breath. Forty people were treated by paramedics. Dorset police said in a statement to Metro News that they […]

Tear gas as protesters clash with police in Thessaloniki chanting ‘Macedonia is Greece’ (WATCH LIVE)

Published time: 8 Sep, 2018 16:51 Edited time: 8 Sep, 2018 17:11 Riot police have fired volleys of tear gas at nationalist protesters in the Greek city of Thessaloniki, angry at Athens’ rapprochement with Macedonia. Flag-waving demonstrators responded with rocks, projectiles, and insults. Footage of the clashes shows police attempting to push back the protesters, […]

French cops deploy tear gas & water cannons to contain fan frenzy after World Cup win (VIDEOS)

While a wave of jubilant celebrations has swept across France following Les Bleus’ FIFA World Cup victory, sporadic clashes between police and over-excited fans erupted in several cities amid the nationwide football fest. As the nation cheered the French 4-2 triumph over Croatia, some hardcore fans could not contain their excitement, somewhat spoiling the historic […]

New laws that threatened to tear the internet apart have been sent back to the drawing board in Europe

Getty The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly to reject sweeping reforms to copyright laws that threatened to tear the internet apart. The proposals, which could have required the likes of Reddit to filter content and forced a so-called “link tax” on firms including Google, have been sent back to the drawing board.See the rest of […]

Israel military drops leaflets, fires tear gas as Hamas prepares massive protests while US embassy moves to Jerusalem

REUTERS/Mohammed Salem Palestinian protests are expected to escalate on Monday, the 70th anniversary of the foundation of Israel and the day the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem will be officially opened. Hamas, the militant Islamist group that controls Gaza, has promised larger crowds in Gaza and elsewhere over the next two days. Israeli troops have killed […]