Teargas

French police clash with striking guards at Europe’s largest prison

Teargas fired to disperse strikers at Fleury-Mérogis jail on fourth day of nationwide protests<p>French police have clashed with striking prison guards at Europe’s largest jail on the fourth day of walkouts across the country over security concerns.<p>Officers fired teargas as scuffles broke out at the …

News

Israeli Army Injures Several Palestinians Near Nablus, Abduct A Teen With Disability In Bethlehem

15 Jan<p>2:07 AM<p>Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday evening, the al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village, south of Nablus, in northern West Bank, and caused many …

West Bank

Greece strikes cause transport chaos and healthcare delays

Police fire teargas as demonstrators protest against planned changes to industrial action law demanded by creditors<p>Strikes in Greece have caused transport chaos and slowed hospital care and shipping as thousands of workers protested against proposed changes to a 36-year-old industrial action law …

Journalism

Greek police fire teargas at protesters after Athens march

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek police fired teargas at protesters in Athens on Friday after a march of about 20,000 people against reforms parliament is set to approve on Jan. 15 including restrictions on the right to strike.<p>After the end of the march, which was largely peaceful, police fired a round of …

World News

Palestinians injured in Friday clashes with Israel army

Dozens of Palestinians were injured in Friday clashes with Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem and in the blockaded Gaza …

Jerusalem

Congolese police fire teargas on churchgoers' protest

KINSHASA (Reuters) - Congolese police fired teargas on Friday to disperse dozens of churchgoers who had gathered in the capital Kinshasa to mourn seven people killed in protests against President Joseph Kabila two weeks ago.<p>A Reuters cameraman who was filming the church service said police fired a …

World News

Army Kills A Teen, Injures Three Others, In Central Gaza

11 Jan<p>10:10 PM<p>Israeli soldier killed, on Thursday evening, a Palestinian teenage boy, and injured three others, after the army attacked protesters, …

Palestine

Paris police accidentally set fire to suspect as Taser ignites tear gas

Paris police body cam video of a 2013 incident surfaced on social media on Jan. 9, that captured the unintentional consequences that can occur when a …

Policing

Aida Camp: ‘No escape’ from Israel’s indiscriminate use of tear gas - MAP News - Medical Aid for Palestinians

5 January 2018<p><i>New research released this month raises serious concerns about the health effects of “unprecedented” exposure to tear gas in</i> …

Palestine

Is Israel testing new types of tear gas in Bethlehem?

Every resident in Aida refugee camp – beside the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem – may have been exposed to tear gas fired by Israeli forces, …

Palestine

Maximum security inmate starts NSW prison riot

A maximum security inmate has started a fire and sparked a riot in a NSW prison.<p>Tear gas was deployed to control the situation when the South Coast …

Prison

Teargas at Mass as DR Congo tries to halt anti-Kabila protests

Security forces fired shots in the air and dispersed a mass with tear gas Sunday in the Congolese capital Kinshasa, where the Catholic church had called banned marches against President Joseph Kabila staying in power.<p>"While we were praying, the soldiers and the police entered the church compound …

World News

Teargas and checkpoints as Congo tries to stop anti-government demos

KINSHASA (Reuters) - Congolese police and soldiers on Sunday set up checkpoints across the capital Kinshasa and fired teargas at opposition supporters who had gathered outside churches to protest against President Joseph Kabila.<p>Authorities ordered internet and SMS services to be cut following calls …

Joseph Kabila

Army Injures Several Palestinians In Hebron

29 Dec<p>3:31 PM<p>Israeli soldiers injured, Friday, three Palestinians with live fire, and caused dozens of suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, …

West Bank

Nablus: Israeli soldiers and settlers attack high school

Related Articles<p>PNN/ Nablus/<p>Israeli occupation forces (IOF) and settlers on Thursday morning stormed Burin high school, south of Nablus, northern …

Policing

West Bank School Attacked by Israeli Army during Midterm Exams

A number of Palestinian students suffered from suffocation after Israeli forces fired tear gas and stun grenades at their high school in the town of …

Indigenous Peoples

World's most exposed place to tear gas is in Palestine

A Palestinian protestor throws a tear gas canister back towards Israeli security forces during clashes at Atarot checkpoint on the northern outskirts …

Soldiers Injure Many Schoolchildren Near Jenin

26 Dec<p>2:00 PM<p>Palestinian medical sources have reported, Tuesday, that many schoolchildren suffered the severe effects of teargas inhalation, after …

West Bank

Army Injures Seven Palestinians, Abduct A Child, in Nablus

23 Dec<p>1:58 AM<p>Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, the al-Lubban ash-Sharqiya village, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and opened fire on …

West Bank

Army Injures Many Palestinians in Qalqilia And Nablus

22 Dec<p>1:58 AM<p>Israeli soldiers injured, Thursday, many Palestinians in Qalqilia city, and in Beit Forik town, east of Nablus, in the northern part of …

West Bank

Israeli forces shower Palestinian village with ' cloud of tear gas' during raid

RAMALLAH (Ma'an) -- Eleven Palestinians were reportedly injured with rubber-coated steel bullets on Thursday during clashes with Israeli forces that …

Israeli Soldiers Injure 23 Palestinians Near Qalandia

21 Dec<p>2:54 AM<p>The Palestinian Red Crescent (PRC) has reported that Israeli soldiers injured, on Wednesday evening, 23 Palestinians, after the army …

Policing

Israeli Soldiers Abduct A Young Man In Tubas, Confiscate Cash Near Jenin

17 Dec<p>10:27 AM<p>Israeli soldiers abducted, late on Saturday at night, a young man from Tubas city, in northeastern West Bank, and invaded a home near …

Army Injures 40 Students In Kadoorie University, Near Tulkarem

13 Dec<p>1:26 AM<p>Israeli soldiers shot, Tuesday, at least 40 Palestinians, after attacking students protesting in Palestine Technical University – …

Lebanese security forces fire tear gas in protest near U.S. embassy

Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water canons at protesters near the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon on Sunday during a demonstration against …

Middle East

Donald Trump's Jerusalem announcement: Security forces use tear gas during protest near US embassy in Lebanon

Policing

Teargas and water cannon used against pro-Palestinian demonstrators in Lebanon – video

Pro-Palestinian protesters demonstrate near the US embassy in Lebanon four days after Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.<p>Palestinians to reject meeting with Trump as anger over Jerusalem rises

Policing

Tear gas fired during anti-Trump protests outside US embassy in Lebanon

Hundreds of protesters gather outside the US embassy in Lebanon, with security forces responding with tear gas and water cannon.

Israel

Tear gas, water canons fired at pro-Palestinian protesters near US embassy in Lebanon

Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water cannons on Sunday at demonstrators near the US embassy as they protested Washington's decision to …

Middle East

Lebanon forces fire tear gas at protestors near US embassy

BEIRUT: Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water cannons on Sunday at demonstrators near the US embassy as they protested Washington’s …

Middle East