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Major May Day violence in Turkey

May Day saw violent clashes between Turkish police and protesters who had been banned from gathering in Taksim Square in the centre of Istanbul, but

May Day saw violent clashes between Turkish police and protesters who had been banned from gathering in Taksim Square in the centre of Istanbul, but

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Dhaka, Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong reverberate to May Day protest

Tens of thousands of workers marked May Day in Dhaka, Bangladesh, with a huge demonstration calling for safer working conditions, stronger labour

Tens of thousands of workers marked May Day in Dhaka, Bangladesh, with a huge demonstration calling for safer working conditions, stronger labour

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Eastern Ukraine shows support for Russia during May Day celebrations

May Day celebrations went ahead as usual in parts of eastern Ukraine on Thursday, an area largely under the control of armed separatists. Residents

May Day celebrations went ahead as usual in parts of eastern Ukraine on Thursday, an area largely under the control of armed separatists. Residents

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Greek workers use May Day to protest against reforms and austerity

Thousands of Greeks marked May Day by demonstrating against government reforms which they say have hurt workers through layoffs and wage cuts. At

Thousands of Greeks marked May Day by demonstrating against government reforms which they say have hurt workers through layoffs and wage cuts. At

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May Day rally ban in Istanbul's Taksim Sq sparks clashes

There were clashes in central Istanbul on Thursday after Turkish demonstrators tried to defy a government ban on May Day rallies at the city’s iconic

There were clashes in central Istanbul on Thursday after Turkish demonstrators tried to defy a government ban on May Day rallies at the city’s iconic

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Clashes mar International Workers' Day in Turkey

Several people have been injured in clashes between police and protesters in Istanbul. Chanting ‘Long live May Day’ protesters attempted to defy a

Several people have been injured in clashes between police and protesters in Istanbul. Chanting ‘Long live May Day’ protesters attempted to defy a

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Back in the Day: French student protests spark May '68 strikes

May 2, 1968: The French government shuts the University of Paris at Nanterre after a student protest against the Vietnam War. Some of the students

May 2, 1968: The French government shuts the University of Paris at Nanterre after a student protest against the Vietnam War. Some of the students