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Marines are on the ground in Haiti to protect the US embassy amid violent fuel-price protests

Thomson Reuters A squad-sized detachment of extra Marine security guards has arrived at the US embassy in Haiti as the impoveri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

Haiti"s prime minister resigns following violent protests that killed at least 7

Dieu Nalio Cherry/AP Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigned Saturday amid widespread unrest following his failed attempt to increase fuel prices. Riots erupted from July 6-8 to protest the government's attemp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 14th, 2018

U.S. Citizens in Haiti Urged to ‘Shelter in Place’ as Violent Protests Erupt over Fuel

"Flights are canceled today, and the airport has limited food and water available,” the embassy's notice states......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 9th, 2018

U.S. Citizens in Haiti Urged to ‘Shelter In Place’ as Violent Protests Erupt over Fuel

"Flights are cancelled today and the airport has limited food and water available,” the embassy's notice states......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 8th, 2018

Pressure on Macron after gas price protests inflamed Paris

The pressure is on French President Emmanuel Macron after a second weekend of sometimes violent protests over rising fuel taxes that reached the heart of Paris......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 26th, 2018

Haiti"s Prime Minister Resigns

Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigned amid calls for him to step down over his handling of a failed plan to raise fuel prices that set off a wave of deadly protests......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 14th, 2018

Unbelievable photos show how chaotic the scene is on the ground where Israeli forces are killing Palestinians protesting the US embassy move

AP Photo/Adel Hana The opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem sparked violent protests in both Gaza and the West Bank on Monday, leaving dozens of Palestinians dead and wounding thousands. Estimates Mond.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 14th, 2018

Looting deals Zimbabwe"s businesses another blow

Shops in Zimbabwe have been hit by looting during violent economic protests. The country is suffering from a major fuel and cash shortage. Sam Holder reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Macron to speak to France amid mounting protest violence

French President Emmanuel Macron is preparing to speak to the nation at last, after increasingly violent protests against his leadership......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 10th, 2018

Violent Protests Force Emmanuel Macron to Back Down on Fuel Tax

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will present "gestures o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 4th, 2018

Emmanuel Macron Expected to Ditch Contentious Fuel Tax after Violent Protests

The French government is expected to announce a suspension Tuesday, following a weekend of disturbances After weeks of nationwide protests in France, Emmanuel Macron may finally be ba.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 4th, 2018

Macron Recommits to Fuel Tax Amid Rising Protests

French P.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 28th, 2018

"Champs Elysees Burning": French Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannon As Massive Fuel Protests Turn Violent, Demand Macron Resignation

"Champs Elysees Burning": French Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannon As Massive Fuel Protests Turn Violent, Demand Macron Resignation.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 24th, 2018

"Champs Elysees Burning": French Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannon As Massive Fuel Protests Turn Violent

"Champs Elysees Burning": French Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannon As Massive Fuel Protests Turn Violent.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 24th, 2018

French troops deployed amid protests on Reunion island

France is deploying soldiers to calm violence on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion after protests over fuel tax hikes degenerated into looting and rioting......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 22nd, 2018

Second death in French protests over fuel tax hikes

A second person has died in France amid nationwide protests against fuel tax hikes that saw hundreds injured and key roads paralyzed by demonstrations......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 21st, 2018

Macron urges dialogue amid protests, defends gas tax hikes

French President Emmanuel Macron is sticking to fuel tax hikes that have prompted nationwide protests but calling for "dialogue" to calm tensions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 20th, 2018

The Latest: 1 killed, 47 injured in France gas protests

The Latest on protests in France against rising fuel taxes (all times local): 12:45 p.m. French interior ministry officials say that one protester has been killed and 47 injured as demonstrators block roads around France to protest gas price increases......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 17th, 2018

American Airlines joins rivals in hiking U.S. baggage fees by five dollars

American Airlines Group Inc said on Thursday it would raise domestic U.S. baggage fees by $5, joining major rivals in the price hike amid higher fuel costs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2018

Didi woman passenger killed amid China ride-hailing safety concerns

A ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed by a driver for China's largest ride-hailing firm, local police said on Saturday, the latest violent crime to fuel safety concerns about the service......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 25th, 2018

Didi passenger killed amid China ride-hailing safety concerns

A ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed, allegedly by a driver for the country's largest ride-hailing firm, local police said on Saturday, the latest violent crime to fuel safety concerns about the service......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 25th, 2018