Saturday 21 April 2018

African workers in Saudi seek repatriation

Thousands of mostly African workers gathered in Riyadh seeking repatriation after two people were killed in overnight rioting that followed a visa crackdown by Saudi authorities. One of those killed was a Saudi, said a government


22 in court for Bahrain rioting

Twenty-two men accused of rioting during Bahrain's unrest appeared in court for the first time yesterday (August 22). It is believed to be the first time such a large number of suspects have appeared in court in connection with the unrest


Rioting over food prices subsides in Algeria

Several Algerian towns that had experienced days of rioting were returning to normal, local people said, after a flare-up of unrest triggered by a sharp rise in food prices.    There were no reports of large-scale disturban


Bangkok burns as protest leaders surrender

Rioting and fires swept Bangkok on Wednesday after troops stormed a protest encampment, forcing protest leaders to surrender but sparking clashes that killed at least four people. Protesters torched at least 17 buildings, including the Tha

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