Home » Topics » government building

Pro-Russian forces storm goverment building in eastern Ukraine

Pro-Russians storm government building in eastern Ukraine (via AFP) About 50 protesters chanting “Donetsk is a Russian city!” broke through police lines Sunday and stormed inside the main administration building of the eastern Ukrainian city. The activists moved away from a crowd of about 2,000 rallying on the main…  …

Sudanese displaced by Nile dam stage sit-in

KHARTOUM — Around 1,000 people displaced by Sudan’s vast Merowe dam staged a sit-in on Sunday in protest at the government’s failure to compensate them as promised, their spokesman said. “We are staging this sit-in because the government didn’t fulfill the commitment it made in 2006 to build houses for…