Tshisekedi's supporters had vowed to take to the streets if Kabila was declared the winner, alleging widespread fraud. Before the final results were known, Jacquemain Shabani, the secretary general of Tshisekedi's party, said: "We call on the Congolese people to mobilise themselves so as to protect this victory. … [Read more...] about Congo election sparks violent protests
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Protests swept across the United States on Friday as people demonstrated against the killing of George Floyd while in police custody. Peaceful rallies in Arizona and Ohio turned violent as protesters threw rocks, started fires and smashed windows in the early hours of Friday morning. … [Read more...] about George Floyd killing: Protests spread across the US
'I was inside, watched every move, and couldn’t have felt more safe. They let the “protesters” scream & rant as much as they wanted, but whenever someone got too frisky or out of line, they would quickly come down on them, hard - didn’t know what hit them,' he continued. … [Read more...] about Trump stokes tensions again as he claims ‘so-called “protesters”‘ at White House were trouble makers and not there to honor George Floyd and says Secret Service would have met them with ‘vicious dogs’ if they had charged
As protesters took to the streets near the Mississippi State Capitol, a video appeared to show the driver of a van using the vehicle to push a protester out of the way … [Read more...] about Shocking moment SUV ‘deliberately plows into protesters and drives off’ at George Floyd demonstration in California
Minneapolis, Minnesota: Cops have been forced to flee from the burning Minneapolis police precinct (above) as rioters stormed the building and set it alight during the third night of violence in the city as protests over George Floyd's death spread across America … [Read more...] about ‘When the looting starts, the shooting starts’: Trump threatens to ‘assume control’ of Minneapolis in extraordinary tweet about rioter ‘THUGS’ as National Guard rolls into the city and George Floyd protests erupt across the U.S.