Sunday, 20 October 2019

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Hong Kong on security alert amid wave of protests

HONG KONG: Tens of thousands marched in sweltering heat in Hong Kong yesterday as anti-government protests show no sign of let-up. Yesterday’s rally is the seventh weekend in-a-row that residents have come out en-masse. Large protests began last month in opposition to a contentious extradition bill that would have allowed ...

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Three killed in France Christmas market attack

STRASBOURG: Hundreds of security forces were Wednesday deployed in the hunt for a lone gunman who killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in Strasbourg, with the French government raising the security alert level and reinforcing border controls. Some 350 people, including police, ...

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London Bridge station is closed due to a security alert

LONDON: A large area in the vicinity of London Bridge has been evacuated as police investigate a security alert. Passengers had to clear both the bus and rail stations after officers were called to investigate a security alert in London Bridge. At the present time, London Bridge is closed both ways ...

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