Iranian prosecutor points finger at CIA, Israel and Saudi Arabia for unrest

Published time: 5 Jan, 2018 02:31 Iran’s public prosecutor has blamed the CIA, Israel and Saudi Arabia for stirring unrest in the Islamic Republic which resulted in the deaths of more than 20 people over the last week. Mohammad Jafar Montazeri said Thursday that the “main protector” of the agitation plan was an American national […]

Hundreds of cars burnt in France, over 500 arrested during ‘traditional’ New Year unrest

New Year’s Eve celebrations in France have turned out to be not only a time of joy, but also a frantic spell for police and emergency service personnel who faced mass disorder across the country. The number of vehicles torched during the festivities that spiralled out of control in Paris and other French cities have […]

Israeli intel minister wishes Iranian rioters ‘success’ as violent unrest grips country

Published time: 1 Jan, 2018 14:23 Israel’s intelligence minister has encouraged Iranian anti-government demonstrators, saying many threats to the Jewish state will disappear if they prevail. The remark came as violent unrest snowballs across the country. “I can only wish success to the Iranian people in the struggle for freedom and democracy,” Intelligence Minister Israel […]

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte blasts suggestions of dressing room unrest in spectacular rant

The Italian let rip in an extraordinary rant following claims players had gone behind his back to share concerns over training with former assistant Steve Holland and he was also dismissive of suggestions Carlo Ancelotti was in line to replace him at Stamford Bridge. Conte said: “Around us there is a lot of bulls**t. “It […]

Barcelona vs Las Palmas behind closed doors: Live updates amid Catalonia vote unrest

Barcelona’s board pushed to suspend the game following violence that has broken out over Catalonia’s vote for independence today Barcelona have released a statement condemning the incidents. “FC Barcelona condemns the events which have taken place in many parts of Catalonia today in order to prevent its citizens exercising their democratic right to free speech,” […]

MIDWEST UNREST

Large protests erupted Friday in St. Louis after a former police officer was cleared in the fatal shooting of a black man, leading to more than a dozen arrests and a confrontation in which law enforcement fired tear gas at demonstrators. The protests came in response to a judge finding Jason Stockley, who is white, […]

Venezuela inaugurates Constituent Assembly amid street unrest

Venezuela’s newly-elected Constituent Assembly has been inaugurated amid mass public demonstrations. President Maduro, however, says that the assembly is aimed at restoring peace and order in the country. The 545-strong Constituent Assembly has been inaugurated in the capital, Caracas, with former Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez elected as the legislative body’s president, and former Vice President […]

Arsene Wenger gives future update and talks boardroom unrest after shock Palace defeat

Arsene Wenger is yet to reveal his Arsenal plans despite claiming weeks ago he had reached a decision on his future. Supporters have been pushing for the Frenchman to go, with protests becoming commonplace at the Emirates. However, despite the calls for him to leave, the 67-year-old has remained tight-lipped about what he will do […]

Iran: We don’t ‘harass’ US ships in the Persian gulf, any unrest there is America’s fault

Fars News Agency Photo via USNI News Iran denied on Saturday U.S. accusations that its fast-attack boats were “harassing” warships at the mouth of the Gulf, and said Washington would be responsible for any clashes in the key oil shipping route. U.S. Navy commanders earlier accused Iran of jeopardizing international navigation by “harassing” warships passing […]

Arsenal Press Conference Live: Arsene Wenger answers questions on future amid fan unrest

Hello and welcome to what could be a fiery press conference from Arsene Wenger after that battering in Munich during the week. Lots of questions have been asked whether he will extend his stay past the end of the season – will he answer them? We’re about to find out. Wenger is due up at […]