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Nicaragua Clergy, Siding With Protesters, Becomes ‘Terrible Enemy’ of Ortega

As the 2006 election approached, Mr. Ortega threw his support behind the church’s call for a total ban on abortion. With Sandinista support, the...

Australians Protest Five Years of Offshore Detention Policy

Thousands protested in cities across Australia on Saturday to mark five years of a policy under which asylum-seekers and migrants have been turned away...

Macron to Fire Aide Who Hit Protester, but Pressure Mounts

PARIS — After a day of intense pressure, the office of President Emmanuel Macron of France said on Friday that it was firing the...

American Arrested at Protest in Vietnam Is to Be Deported

HONG KONG — An American graduate student who was arrested during a protest in Vietnam last month will be released and deported, a court...

Macron Aide Hits Protester. President Gets Bruised.

Mr. Benalla was suspended for 15 days without pay and was told that he was no longer in charge of organizing security during presidential...

Man Arrested in Scotland After Paraglider Unfurls Anti-Trump Banner

LONDON — The police in Scotland have arrested a 55-year-old man in connection with a paragliding protest timed to coincide with President Trump’s arrival...

Pussy Riot Says Its Members Ran Onto the Field in World...

Members of the political activist group Pussy Riot said they staged a disruption of the World Cup final between France and Croatia by running...

Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Man, and Then a Crowd Confronts Officers

CHICAGO — A Chicago police officer fatally shot a man Saturday evening on the city’s South Side, angering nearby residents who gathered at the...

Haiti’s Prime Minister Quits Amid Protests Over Fuel Plan

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant of Haiti resigned Saturday over his handling of a failed plan to raise fuel prices that...

Two Student Protesters Killed in Nicaragua Church Siege

MEXICO CITY — Paramilitary forces backed by Nicaragua’s government killed two people early Saturday during a 12-hour siege on a Managua church where student...

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