Over 700 students have been arrested in Canada during the latest night of rallies against tuition fee hikes and the adoption of controversial bill that is widely seen as a tool to limit freedom of speech, association and assembly.
Police in Montreal dispersed unsanctioned protests and arrested 518 demonstrators on Wednesday night. The arrests were also made in Quebec City, where some 170 were detained, and in Sherbrooke. There were no [...]
From Corriere: “on Friday students took to the streets to demonstrate for and against the public school funds the crisis and the government. The procession was attended by about ten thousand young people (two thousand according to initial estimates of the Police Station). The raid at the headquarters of U.S. bank Goldman Sachs was the first action of the student demonstration. A group of [...]
The Saudi market crashed 4.9% today as Mideast unrest continues to spread. And it’s not just Yemen and Bahrain and Libya.
Two protesters were shot dead in Oman.
Here’s a look at the Saudi market over the last month.
Note the recent collapse.
MUSCAT, (AFP) – Police shot two demonstrators dead as the wave of protests sweeping the Arab world engulfed the normally placid sultanate of Oman on Sunday, and as Moamer [...]