Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protest against mob violence

Asia Pacific Jul 28, 2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protest against mob violence

Hong Kong police on Saturday fired tear gas, swung batons and forcefully cleared out protesters who defied warnings not to march in a neighborhood where last weekend a mob apparently targeting demonstrators brutally attacked people in a train station. Protesters wearing all black streamed through ...

Sudan leaders face pressure for transfer to civilian rule

World / Politics Apr 15, 2019

Sudan leaders face pressure for transfer to civilian rule

Sudan's military rulers faced heavy pressure from protesters and Western governments to hand power to a new civilian government Monday as a mass protest outside army headquarters entered its 10th day. Thousands remained camped outside the complex in Khartoum overnight after protest leaders issued demands ...