• Shiites claim police used poisoned bullets and tear gas on them

    Shiites claim police used poisoned bullets and tear gas on them

    Members of the Islamic movement of Nigeria have accused the police of using poisoned bullets and tear gas against its people during the last Monday’s clash.

    Addressing a news conference today, leader of the movement in Kano Sheikh Sanusi Abdulkadir says doctor’s investigations confirmed that the bullet and tear gas used by the police are poisoned.

    On November 13, 2016, members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria clashed with operatives of the Nigeria Police attached to Kano command leading to the death […]

  • Brazil police fire tear gas at impeachment protesters

    Brazil police fire tear gas at impeachment protesters

    Police fired tear gas late Monday to disperse demonstrators who lit fires in the street of Sao Paulo to protest the looming impeachment of suspended president Dilma Rousseff.

    Riot police and trucks dispersed several thousand protesters on the main Paulista avenue in the center of the country’s economic capital.

    The protest came as Rousseff defended herself in the capital Brasilia in the Senate, whose members were expected to vote to impeach her by Wednesday.

    Protesters in Sao Paulo blocked streets with burning bins […]