Monday, 26 August 2019

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Armenian PM quits after nearly two weeks of street protests

  YEREVAN: Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sarksyan said he was resigning on Monday to help maintain civic peace following almost two weeks of mass street protests that have plunged the impoverished ex-Soviet republic into political crisis. Sarksyan, a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, had served as Armenia’s president ...

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Street protests in Bradford after police shoot drug dealer dead

BRADFORD: The shooting of an alleged drug dealer gunned down by police on the M62 has sparked street protests overnight. More than 100 people shut down Leeds Road in Bradford as they chanted anti-police slogans and accused officers of murdering Yassar Yaqub, 28, on Monday evening. Many wore scarves or balaclavas ...

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