Strict Curfew Implemented in Kashmir as Violence Increases During Protests

A strict curfew has been issued in Indian Kashmir.  Just a day after 18 people were killed after protesters clashed with police, authorities issued the curfew.  The protests have been an ongoing and violent problem in the area since June. There are currently thousands of armed security personnel patrolling the towns in the region.  As […]

South African Strikers Sprayed With Rubber Bullets

On August 19, public workers in South Africa took to the streets in protest over wages and cost of living raises.  Police disbanded crowds in Soweto Township and in Ormonde, a suburb of Johannesburg.  As tensions began to rise amongst protesters and police, violence soon broke out in Ormonde. While police were able to peacefully […]

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