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Hundreds of thousands of protesters marched in Iraq to demand American troops leave the country

Alaa al-Marjani/Reuters On Friday, hundreds of thousands of people marched in Baghdad to protest the killing of Irania.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2020

Putin pledges ‘assistance’ to Belarus — but he has many good reasons to stay out

The Russian government said that it stood ready “if necessary” to assist embattled Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko, as hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the street to demand he resign......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2020

Chicago nurses join national day of action over PPE, federal assistance

Joining hundreds of protests by unionized nurses across the country, nurses marched at two Chicago hospitals Wednesday to demand full personal protective equipment in their facilities and ac.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneAug 5th, 2020

LIVE UPDATES: Truck drives through crowd of protesters in Minneapolis, National Guard activates 5,000 troops

Associated Press/Alex Brandon Thousands of protesters marched in cities across.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 31st, 2020

The US warned Iraq that its access to a key bank account holding billions is in jeopardy if the country expels American troops

Reuters/Mohammed Al-Ram.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2020

Iraq says US troops leaving Syria can"t redeploy there and have to leave in 4 weeks, a fresh embarrassment in Trump"s botched withdrawal

Hadi Mizban/AP One thousand American troops are leaving northeast.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 23rd, 2019

"No Approval To Stay": Iraq Rejects Pentagon Plan To Relocate US Troops From Syria

"No Approval To Stay": Iraq Rejects Pentagon Plan To Relocate US Troops From Syria American forces withdrawing from Syria into western Iraq have not been issued permission to stay in the country, an official Iraqi government statement has wa.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 22nd, 2019

Anti-BREXIT Demonstrators March into London

Anti-BREXIT demonstrators marched into central London by the hundreds of thousands Saturday, demanding that Britain’s Conservative-led government hold a new referendum on whether Britain should leave the European Union. The “People’.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 23rd, 2019

Algerian lawyers march to demand Bouteflika"s departure

Hundreds of lawyers in Algeria marched in the country's capital, Algiers, to demand the departure of ailing 82-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika at the end of his term scheduled on April 28......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 23rd, 2019

What Is Nakba Day? Israel Prepares to Face Thousands of Palestinian Protesters

The day marks the exodus of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians from Israel after the country was founded in May 1948......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 15th, 2018

Climate change may prompt a new mass American migration, a move that could leave behind vulnerable groups and widen the wealth gap across the country

Wildfires, heat, and rising sea levels are forcing Americans to reckon with the implications of climate change in their own backyards. A firefighter battles the Creek Fire as it threatens homes in the Cas.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2020

What it"s like living as a millionaire in Montenegro, the tiny European country where the ultrawealthy are paying more than $400,000 for citizenship during the pandemic

Getty Images The ultrawealthy are paying hundreds of thousands to snap up second passports in Montenegro, a tiny European country on the Adriatic Sea. CNN reports that the Balkan country has seen a 142% increase in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2020

Exclusive: Alaska Airlines to cut hundreds of jobs in Los Angeles

The airline joins other major carriers in cutting thousands of jobs to cope with a plunge in travel demand amid Covid-19.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 4th, 2020

Hundreds of pitchfork-wielding protesters gathered outside billionaires" Hamptons mansions to demand a wealth tax

New York Communiti.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2020

Why Brazilian troops had the best unit patch of World War II

Força Expedicionária Brasileira Brazil was the only South American country to join the Allied effort during World War II. Brazil's entry into the war was wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2020

"It was totally like a foreign country": South Koreans angered by US troops firing fireworks and brawling on the street

Screenshot via SBS American troops in South Korea celebrated the Fourth of July by lighting fireworks on public s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2020

Key Words: ‘We’re in your house... let’s go!’ Hundreds of heavily armed militia protest Confederate carving in Georgia

Protesters marched through Georgia’s Stone Mountain Park and called for the removal of a sculpture depicting Gen. Robert E. Lee, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Gen. Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2020

Thousands of protesters took to Washington, DC, for the city"s largest demonstration yet over George Floyd"s death

Eliza Relman/Business Insider Thousands of protesters marched through Washington, DC, on Saturday. They demanded justice in the wake of George Floyd's killing i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 6th, 2020

Pentagon chief urges governors to "dominate the battlespace" to end unrest as thousands of National Guard troops take to the streets in US cities

AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu Secretary of Defense Mark Esper urged governors to use the National Guard to "dominate the battlespace" — American cities in this case &mdas.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 1st, 2020

Protesters say T shutdown escalated confrontation with police

Aislinn Brophy and her roommate had felt good about Sunday’s Boston protest.  In the warm afternoon sun of the last day in May, Brophy and tens of thousands of others marched from Nubian Square in Roxbury to the State House, holding signs and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

Peaceful protests give way to violence in Boston on Sunday

Following a day in which thousands of people marched to protest systemic racism and the death of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer on Sunday, the night brought violent clashes between protesters and police, resulting in several downtown .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020