riot police


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riot police

nla Celere
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Earlier in the day, riot police had commenced baton charge and heavy tear gas shelling to disperse protesting educators outside Karachi Press Club (KPC).
Smoke and tear gas wafted above the Orsay Museum and the gold dome of the French Academy as riot police, nearly invisible at the start of the demonstration, moved front and center when protesters deviated from an officially approved path.
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) - Romania's prime minister has defended the use of force by riot police during a violent anti-government protest that left more than 450 people injured.
Tear gas was the main tool riot police used to put down demonstrations in the 1970s and 1980s when generals-turned-strongmen were in power.
Summary: Dozens of Electricite du Liban contract workers briefly blocked a main highway in Beirut during a protest Monday morning that erupted into fighting with a large contingent of riot police.
ISTANBUL, Aug 26 (KUNA) -- A car-bomb attack hit a checkpoint close to riot police unit in Cizre leaving a number of people wounded, according to Anadolu Agency.
Istanbul riot police fired tear gas and rubber pellets on Sunday to disperse a march for transgender people banned after ultra-nationalists said that "degenerates" could not demonstrate.
TOMA and riot police units also supported the other units.
But the plan has been widely rejected and riot police used tear gas as anger boiled over into violence at several rallies.
He said the Punjab government would set up a special police unit on the pattern of Riot Police Unit of Istanbul to deal with protestors, and cooperation of Turkish National Police was welcomed in this regard.
He said that Punjab government will set up a special police unit on the pattern of Riot Police Unit of Istanbul to deal with protestors and cooperation of Turkish National Police is welcomed in this regard.