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Protesters rally in front of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Jerusalem residency, calling for hi
The decision to halt protests during lockdown shows national solidarity

Stopping the protests for a few weeks is not the end of democracy.

Ofer Prison
Guard injured in clashes following prisoner's death

Forces from across the country reportedly raided the facility, managing to suppress the unrest that followed the death of the prisoner.

By LEON SVERDLOV
03/09/2020
Belarus president orders police to put down protests against him

Lukashenko's order came even as European Union leaders were holding an emergency summit over the political crisis in Belarus.

By REUTERS
19/08/2020
Police, protesters clash in Jaffa over Muslim cemetery 'desecration'

Police "are chasing people who came to protest and protect the dignity of their dead," the protesters said.

By LEON SVERDLOV
14/08/2020
Clashes between law enforcement officers and opposition supporters after presidential election in Mi
Belarus: Detainees piled in 'concentration camp' as jails run out of room

A curfew was reportedly imposed on the country on Tuesday and both mobile and internet connections were shut down to suppress the protests.

By LEON SVERDLOV
13/08/2020
Lebanon protesters storm ministry buildings over Beirut blast

More than 110 people were wounded during demonstrations in central Beirut on Saturday against this week's huge explosion and 32 people were taken to the hospital.

By REUTERS
08/08/2020
Police: 'Israel is in a state of social chaos'

"At some point, they began attacking [protesters] with knives, bats and glass bottles."

By LEON SVERDLOV
01/08/2020
Jewish worshippers break through the barricades at the Western Wall during Tisha B'Av prayers
After Western Wall riots, police prepare for violence at Balfour protests

After hundreds stormed past security at the Western Wall on Wednesday night, the beginning of Tisha B'Av, police are preparing for violent protests tonight when the holiday ends.

30/07/2020
Bolivian prison inmates riot over coronavirus exposure

Eight inmates in total have died with symptoms of COVID-19, according to Cox, spiking concerns that the virus will spread throughout the prison population.

By REUTERS
28/07/2020
Jordan arrests leaders of teachers union in opposition crackdown

Prosecutors charged Nasser Nawasreh with incitement over a speech to supporters last Wednesday that criticized Prime Minister Omar al Razzaz's government.

By REUTERS
25/07/2020
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