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Spanish police arrest 24 protesters in Madrid after anti-austerity demonstration

Spanish police detained 24 people during street violence late on Saturday following a large anti-austerity demonstration in Madrid in which dozens were injured, a police spokesman said. Tens of thousands of people, some having walked from the farthest……

Italian lawmakers hold same-sex ‘kiss-in’ to protest anti-LGBT discrimination

A group of Italian lawmakers interrupted a parliamentary debate on Friday to engage in a same-sex kissing demonstration in support of expanding the country’s anti-discrimination law to include the LGBT community. According to The Local, the new measure, which expands a 1993 law to ban “crimes motivated by homophobia or…

Demonstration against civilian deaths turns violent

KABUL (AFP) – A demonstration by Afghan tribesmen turned violent Sunday as they set fire to fuel tankers during a protest over the alleged killing of civilians in a military raid, officials said. Colonel Ghulam Mustafa, provincial police chief for Logar, a troubled province to the south of Kabul, said…

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