The_p0int

Posts tagged News

General strike and rallies in Spain: LIVE UPDATES

Spaniards fear the new law will deprive them of labor rights, as the decree facilitates sacking workers, cutting salaries or modifying work conditions.

Shocking Video: ‘Blue bra’ girl brutally beaten by Egypt military

In Greece, protests spread to night

07/12/2011

Third anniversary of the death of Alexandros Grigoropoulos on account of the shooting of a Greek policeman.

06/12/2011

Banned neuro-toxic nerve gas 'poisons' Tahrir

A banned chemical agent has reportedly been used by the Egyptian military as the brutal crackdown against tens of thousands of protesters has clouded prospects of a democratic transfer in the country.

Rashes, epileptic-type convulsions, temporary blindness and coughing up blood are among the symptoms being reported by Egyptian protesters who have fallen victim to a potentially lethal form of neuro-toxic nerve gas reportedly being deployed by security forces. 

GRAPHIC: Video of brutal crackdown on Tahrir Sq protesters in Cairo

In Egypt, at least 13 people have been killed and hundreds injured after two days of clashes between protesters and security forces. Troops used tear gas and rubber bullets in a major assault on demonstrators, who are demanding the military rulers transfer power to a civilian government.

Tahrir tear gas: Revolt flashback amid violent clashes

Disturbios entre manifestantes en Atenas, Grecia

Riots between demonstrators in Athens, Greece. Euro News (Spanish)