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Kuwaitis protest after elected parliament thrown out

Thousands of Kuwaitis protested on Tuesday against a court ruling that effectively dissolved a parliament dominated by opposition Islamists and reinstated the previous, more government-friendly, assembly.

June 27, 2012 9:57

Egyptian police in violent clashes with street protesters

Egyptian police in Cairo Monday clashed with protesters demanding an end to the country’s 30-year emergency law that restricts civil freedoms, in this latest challenge to state authority.

May 4, 2010 8:16