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‘Eye of truth will not go blind’ Twitter flashmob in solidarity with Palestinian journo who lost eye to Israeli bullet — RT World News

‘Eye of truth will not go blind’ Twitter flashmob in solidarity with Palestinian journo who lost eye to Israeli bullet — RT World News

Hundreds of pictures showing people covering one eye have emerged on social media in solidarity with journalist Moath Amarneh who was hit by an Israeli rubber bullet despite wearing a ‘Press’ vest. Moath Amarneh was covering a Palestinian protest against the latest confiscation of land for the construction of Israeli settlements in the occupied territory […]

How Iran’s Government Shut Off the Internet

How Iran’s Government Shut Off the Internet

Amid widespread demonstrations over rising gasoline prices, Iranians began experiencing internet slowdowns over the last few days that became a near-total internet and mobile data blackout on Saturday. The government is apparently seeing to silence protestors and quell unrest. So how does a country like Iran switch off internet to a population of more than […]

Pelosi Says Trump Welcome To Testify In Impeachment Inquiry

Pelosi Says Trump Welcome To Testify In Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi invited President Donald Trump to testify in front of investigators in the House impeachment inquiry ahead of a week that will see several key witnesses appear publicly. Pushing back against accusations from the president that the process has been stacked against him, Pelosi said Trump is welcome […]

Hong Kong Protests Intensify With Molotov Cocktails And Arrows : NPR

Hong Kong Protests Intensify With Molotov Cocktails And Arrows : NPR

Police answered gasoline bombs hurled at them with rounds of tear gas. Ella Mage/NPR hide caption toggle caption Ella Mage/NPR Police answered gasoline bombs hurled at them with rounds of tear gas. Ella Mage/NPR Violence erupted this weekend around a besieged Hong Kong university, as protesters threw petrol bombs and fired arrows at police in […]

Maduro says dollar transactions in Venezuela are an ‘escape valve’

Maduro says dollar transactions in Venezuela are an ‘escape valve’

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognised as the country’s rightful interim ruler, attends a protest march against Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, November 16, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins (Reuters) – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said on Sunday that dollar transactions, which have been growing in the country in recent […]

Paris Bans Use Of Wild Animals In Circuses

Paris Bans Use Of Wild Animals In Circuses

Polls show a vast majority of French to be against the use of non-domestic animals for entertainment Paris:  While France mulls whether to join a majority of EU nations in banning wild animals in circuses, the city of Paris pressed ahead Friday with its own plan to outlaw the practice amid fresh concerns over cruelty. […]

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