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Protests across Germany on Ukraine war anniversary

1000’s gathered in entrance of the Brandenburg Gate waving banners that learn ‘rise up for Ukraine’ and ‘arm Ukraine now’ (Odd ANDERSEN) 1000’s of protesters rallied throughout Germany Saturday in help of Ukraine on the second anniversary of Moscow’s full-scale invasion, whilst doubts develop about Kyiv’s possibilities of victory. Rallies came about in Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and different cities. Within …

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Farmer discontent spreads in EU as France seeks to quell protests

Indignant French farmers are maintaining the strain (Lionel BONAVENTURE) Protests by offended farmers unfold throughout the European Union on Tuesday, because the French authorities scrambled to placate agriculture employees who’ve been shifting in direction of Paris in lengthy convoys of tractors, blocking key motorways. Their litany of complaints vary from rising prices to fulfill carbon-cutting targets, gas costs, inflation, paperwork, …

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Amazon protests in Europe target warehouses, lockers on busy Black Friday

LONDON (Reuters) – Employees and activists throughout Europe plan demonstrations towards U.S. e-commerce big Amazon on Friday, aiming to disrupt its warehouses and stop merchandise from reaching Amazon parcel lockers on one of many busiest purchasing days of the 12 months. On Black Friday, the day after the U.S. Thanksgiving vacation, many retailers slash costs to spice up gross sales. …

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Spain’s Sanchez sworn in as PM, right keeps up protests

Spain’s Socialist chief Pedro Sanchez was sworn for one more time period earlier than King Felipe VI on the Zarzuela Palace close to Madrid (Andres BALLESTEROS) Spain’s Socialist chief Pedro Sanchez was sworn in Friday as prime minister for one more time period with the proper vowing to maintain up its protests towards his choice to grant Catalan separatists an …

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Bangladesh garment worker shot dead in new wage protests

Garment staff and activists participate in a protest in Dhaka on November 7 demanding larger wages (Munir uz ZAMAN) A Bangladeshi girl was shot useless Wednesday throughout violent protests by garment staff after they rejected a authorities wage enhance supply, with the sufferer’s husband blaming the police. The South Asian nation’s 3,500 garment factories account for round 85 % of …

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A European body condemns Turkey’s sentencing of an activist for links to 2013 protests

ISTANBUL (AP) — A European governmental physique that focuses on human rights, democracy and the rule of legislation on Saturday condemned the choice by Turkey’s Supreme Courtroom to verify the aggravated life sentence for activist and philanthropist Osman Kavala. Kavala is the founding father of a nonprofit group, Anadolu Kultur, which focuses on cultural and creative initiatives selling peace and …

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