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Anti-torch protest in Rio before Olympic Games begin

Riot police have fired tear gas and pepper spray at protesters who obstructed the route of the Olympic flame through a poor neighbourhood of Rio.

Riot police have fired tear gas and pepper spray at protesters who obstructed the route of the Olympic flame through a poor neighbourhood of Rio.

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Greece protests over FYROM police's 'excessive violence'

Greece has accused its northern neighbour the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) of excessive use of violence after Sunday’s border scenes

Greece has accused its northern neighbour the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) of excessive use of violence after Sunday’s border scenes

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Hundreds injured on the Greece-FYROM border

Hundreds of migrants and refugees have been injured during a confrontation with police on the border between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM).

Hundreds of migrants and refugees have been injured during a confrontation with police on the border between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM).

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New tear gas attack in Kosovo parliament

“What is happening today again in Kosovo’s parliament is a repetition of violent acts, in the highest institution of the country.” Those were the

“What is happening today again in Kosovo’s parliament is a repetition of violent acts, in the highest institution of the country.” Those were the

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Fighting intensifies in southeastern Turkey

Hundreds of mourners have marched through streets of the Turkish city of Diyarbakir to reach the city centre with the coffins of two PKK militants

Hundreds of mourners have marched through streets of the Turkish city of Diyarbakir to reach the city centre with the coffins of two PKK militants

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Tear gas protest hits Kosovo parliament ahead of Kerry visit

Kosovo’s parliament was disrupted again on Monday. Members of the opposition have been causing chaos by repeatedly releasing tear gas in protest at

Kosovo’s parliament was disrupted again on Monday. Members of the opposition have been causing chaos by repeatedly releasing tear gas in protest at

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Teargas fired in Kosovo's parliament

Parliament was evacuated in Kosovo after tear gas was sprayed around the chamber. Windows were also smashed and police covered in pink paint. The

Parliament was evacuated in Kosovo after tear gas was sprayed around the chamber. Windows were also smashed and police covered in pink paint. The

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Kosovo: will the opposition scupper an EU-brokered deal with Serbia?

Teargas has been set off in Kosovo’s parliament. It is the second time this has happened in a week. It is in protest at an EU-brokered deal aimed at

Teargas has been set off in Kosovo’s parliament. It is the second time this has happened in a week. It is in protest at an EU-brokered deal aimed at

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Clashes erupt between Palestinians and Israeli soldiers in Tulkarm

Euronews correspondent Mohammed Shaikibrahim reports from Tulkarm in the West Bank where Palestinians clashed with Israeli soldiers. He filmed

Euronews correspondent Mohammed Shaikibrahim reports from Tulkarm in the West Bank where Palestinians clashed with Israeli soldiers. He filmed

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Kosovo opposition MP detonates 'smoke bomb' in parliament

An opposition lawmaker in Kosovo appears to set off a smoke bomb in parliament. Albin Kurti is against an EU-brokered deal to improve relations

An opposition lawmaker in Kosovo appears to set off a smoke bomb in parliament. Albin Kurti is against an EU-brokered deal to improve relations

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Palestinian bus driver found dead inside Israeli bus

A Palestinian driver working for the Israeli bus company Egged has been found dead inside his vehicle. Israeli officials described the incident as a

A Palestinian driver working for the Israeli bus company Egged has been found dead inside his vehicle. Israeli officials described the incident as a

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Unrest in Naples

Protesters in the Italian city of Naples throw firecrackers and fight with police during an anti-government march. 

Protesters in the Italian city of Naples throw firecrackers and fight with police during an anti-government march. 

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Hong Kong democracy protesters clash with police

Pro-democracy protesters have again clashed with police in Hong Kong as recent demonstrations stretch to their 40th consecutive day. The scuffles

Pro-democracy protesters have again clashed with police in Hong Kong as recent demonstrations stretch to their 40th consecutive day. The scuffles

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Clashes erupt after police try to disperse Muslims' march

Police and paramilitary soldiers in Indian-controlled Kashmir used batons and fired tear gas on Sunday to disperse a group of Muslims participating

Police and paramilitary soldiers in Indian-controlled Kashmir used batons and fired tear gas on Sunday to disperse a group of Muslims participating

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Kurdish protesters in Turkey demand more action against ISIL

Police in Ankara deployed water cannons on Thursday to disperse protesters who gathered to demand more action from the Turkish government against the

Police in Ankara deployed water cannons on Thursday to disperse protesters who gathered to demand more action from the Turkish government against the

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Scuffles on anniversary of Haiti coup

Supporters of former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide scuffled with riot police on Tuesday as they marched through the capital Port-au-Prince

Supporters of former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide scuffled with riot police on Tuesday as they marched through the capital Port-au-Prince

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Turkey-Syria border clashes

On Monday, Turkish forces used tear gas and water cannons to push back Kurds who were reportedly trying to approach the border with Syria. Some of

On Monday, Turkish forces used tear gas and water cannons to push back Kurds who were reportedly trying to approach the border with Syria. Some of

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Bolivian police fire tear gas in a push for a salary increase

Chaos has broken out in Bolivia after uniformed police took over a barracks in the city of La Paz. Dozens of lower-ranking officers fired tear gas

Chaos has broken out in Bolivia after uniformed police took over a barracks in the city of La Paz. Dozens of lower-ranking officers fired tear gas

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Turkish police use teargas on anti-government protesters

Police in Turkey fired teargas and used water cannon to disperse protesters marking the one-year anniversary of the start of the country’s deadly

Police in Turkey fired teargas and used water cannon to disperse protesters marking the one-year anniversary of the start of the country’s deadly

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Thailand protests over interim government gather force

Protesters in Bangkok fanned out across Thailand’s capital in a largely peaceful demonstration. There were minor clashes in one part of the city

Protesters in Bangkok fanned out across Thailand’s capital in a largely peaceful demonstration. There were minor clashes in one part of the city

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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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Protesters clash with police in Egypt

Egyptian riot police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of pro-Islamist protestors demonstrating inside Al-Ayhar University campus in Cairo on

Egyptian riot police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of pro-Islamist protestors demonstrating inside Al-Ayhar University campus in Cairo on

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Refugees clash in Turkey

Syrian refugees threw stones and damaged administrative buildings during clashes at a camp in southeastern Turkey. Police used tear gas and water

Syrian refugees threw stones and damaged administrative buildings during clashes at a camp in southeastern Turkey. Police used tear gas and water