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Over 50 police injured, 250 detained in Berlin May Day riots
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Over 50 police injured, 250 detained in Berlin May Day riots

BERLIN (AP) — More than 50 police officers were injured and over 250 protesters were detained after traditional May Day…
Turkish police detain gathered union leaders on May Day
Middle East

Turkish police detain gathered union leaders on May Day

ISTANBUL (AP) — Police in Istanbul detained at least 15 people Friday, including trade union leaders who tried to stage…
May Day marks pain, not celebration for workers hit by virus
World

May Day marks pain, not celebration for workers hit by virus

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — May Day usually brings both protest rallies and celebrations rallies marking international Labor Day. This year,…
Paris police brace for May 1 rallies
World

Paris police brace for May 1 rallies

France’s zero-tolerance approach to protest violence will be tested Wednesday when a heady mix of labour unionists, “yellow vest” demonstrators…
May Day rallies in Asia as South Koreans clash with police
World

May Day rallies in Asia as South Koreans clash with police

South Korean workers clashed with riot police at a May Day rally in Seoul on Friday, vowing to wage an…
May Day clashes break out in Istanbul
Egypt

May Day clashes break out in Istanbul

Clashes have erupted in Istanbul between May Day demonstrators and riot police as crowds determined to defy a government ban…
Leftist, revolutionary groups to mobilize for May Day
Egypt

Leftist, revolutionary groups to mobilize for May Day

Leftist forces, revolutionary movements and trade unions are planning a million-strong demonstration to mark May Day. The demonstration, titled “alarm,”…
Occupy takes May Day protests to streets
World

Occupy takes May Day protests to streets

NEW YORK — Occupy Wall Street sought to breathe fresh life into the movement that sparked a wave of nationwide…
Over 20,000 Tunisians in May Day march for national unity
World

Over 20,000 Tunisians in May Day march for national unity

Tens of thousands of Tunisians marched for national unity on Tuesday, chanting slogans borrowed from the popular uprising that toppled…
6 April responds to Mubarak speech
Egypt

6 April responds to Mubarak speech

The 6 April Youth movement issued a statement Friday in response to President Mubarak's Labor Day speech, saying the president…
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