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‘Time to learn from the French!’ Yellow Vest protests spread to Israel, 10 arrested (VIDEOS)

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Outraged by the rising cost of living and price hikes on basic services, Israeli citizens who were inspired by the French Yellow Vest movement took to the streets of Tel Aviv demanding concessions from the government. Wearing bright fluorescent yellow vests, symbolic of the French grassroots movement, some 600 Israeli activists blocked the Azrieli intersection Read More

Indians ‘infinitely superior’ to blacks: Gandhi statue removed for racist remarks against Africans

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A statue of world-famous Indian independence activist and pacifist Mahatma Gandhi has been removed from the University of Ghana campus after protests from students and faculty over racist remarks he made against Africans. The Gandhi statue was unveiled in Accra two years ago but was removed in the middle of the night Tuesday by order Read More

Latest viral prank sweeping China has jewelers clutching their pearls (VIDEOS)

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Chinese social media has been flooded with videos of people trying on expensive jewelry and then pretending to run out of the store, while filming the, often over-the-top (literally), reactions of the unsuspecting jewelers. Panicked staff members are caught unawares and typically vault the shop counter and sprint after the ‘robbers’ who quickly stop and Read More

Christmas market terror attacker shouted 'Allahu Akbar'

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A gunman who killed two people and left another brain dead at a Christmas market in Strasbourg shouted “Allahu Akbar”, a French prosecutor has said. Cherif Chekatt, 29, is still on the run after the attack on Tuesday evening, which also injured 12 people – six of them seriously. The killer also attacked people with Read More

Christmas market gunman shouted 'Allahu Akbar'

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A gunman who shot dead three people at a Christmas market in Strasbourg shouted “Allahu Akbar”, a French prosecutor has said. Cherif Chekatt, 29, is still on the run after the attack on Tuesday evening, which also injured 13 people – eight of them seriously. The killer escaped in a taxi after a shootout with Read More

Tourist among three killed in Strasbourg Christmas market shooting

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A gunman still on the run after killing three people near a Christmas market in Strasbourg has been identified as 29-year-old local man Cherif Chekatt. French interior minister Christophe Castaner said there would be an increased police presence in towns and cities across France and border security would be heightened as the search continues. As Read More

Gunman still on the run after three killed in Strasbourg

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A gunman who killed three people near a Christmas market in Strasbourg has been identified by police as Strasbourg-born Chekatt Cherif, 29. French interior minister Christophe Castaner said there would be an increased police presence in towns and cities across France and border security would be heightened as the search for Cherif continues. As well Read More

Police corner gunman after two killed in Strasbourg

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Police have cornered a gunman after he shot dead two people near a Christmas market in Strasbourg. Eleven people were injured, several critically, when gunshots were heard followed by screaming just after 8pm near the market in Place Kleber, which attracts millions of tourists each year. Police armed with machine guns were seen running into Read More

Gunman on the run after two killed in shooting near Christmas market

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A gunman is on the run after two people were killed when shots were fired near a Christmas market in Strasbourg. Eleven people were also critically injured when gunshots were heard just after 8pm in Rue des Orfevres, near the market in Place Kleber, which attracts millions of tourists each year. Police armed with machine Read More

Egypt bans yellow vests in fear of copycat protests

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Egyptian authorities have introduced restrictions on the sale of hi-vis vests in fear the clothing could inspire imitations of French protesters. Officials, speaking anonymously, said stores selling safety equipment have been barred from selling the reflective clothing to walk-in buyers, and are only permitted to sell to verified companies with police permission. In Cairo, Associated Read More