Tear gas fired at protesters after US teen`s death: Reports

Missouri police fired tear gas and smoke bombs at a crowd of protesters demonstrating against the death of an unarmed black teen by an officer, US media reported.

Assam CM calls for non-lethal measures of crowd control

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has said security personnel should adopt non-lethal measures such as tear gas and water cannons to avert deaths while dealing with public agitation.

Fire in Turkish mine delays rescue work, death toll rises to 299

A fire broke out on Saturday in part of a mine where nearly 300 miners were killed in Turkey`s worst ever industrial disaster, hindering efforts to find up to three remaining workers believed to be still underground, the country`s Energy Minister said.

Turkey mine accident: Police fire tear gas at protesters

Tear gas and water cannon were fired by Turkish police on Tuesday after thousand of protesters protesting against the death of at least 282 miners.

Tear gas confronts `revolution` call at Sudan funeral

Sudanese police fired tear gas Wednesday when mourners called for "revolution" following the funeral of a student allegedly gunned down by security forces at a protest against violence in Darfur.

Turkish police fire tear gas at anti-government protest

Turkish riot police fired tear gas and plastic bullets to break up a protest today by an estimated 2,000 people against the embattled government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Egyptian police fire tear gas at protesters near Defense Ministry

Egyptian police fired tear gas and water cannons at hundreds of pro-Islamist protesters demonstrating near the Defense Ministry in Cairo on Wednesday, state media said.

Police fire tear gas at Istanbul anti-government protesters

Turkish riot police fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse thousands of demonstrators in Istanbul protesting against corruption allegations that have ensnared cabinet ministers.

Egypt police fire tear gas at pro-Morsi students in Tahrir

Police fired tear gas as more than two thousand students backing ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi entered Cairo`s Tahrir Square to demonstrate against July`s military "coup".

Turkish police break up student demo with tear gas

Turkish riot police fired tear gas and halted a march by some 100 students on Saturday protesting against the clearance of trees on an Ankara university campus to make way for a controversial road development.

60 injured in Montenegro during gay pride march

Police in Montenegro fired tear gas to repel anti-gay extremists who threw rocks and firebombs at officers protecting a gay pride march on Sunday, officials said. About 60 people were injured.

Five cops, 14 others injured in clash in West Delhi

Nineteen people, including five policemen, were injured when a clash broke out between two groups over a motorcycle accident on Thursday in Tilak Vihar colony in West Delhi area, police said.

Turkish police break up Istanbul park protest

Turkish riot police used tear gas and water cannon in a dawn raid on Friday to end a peaceful sit-in by hundreds of people trying to prevent trees from being uprooted at an Istanbul park.

Belarus police use tear gas to disperse protesters

Police used tear gas to break up an anti-govt protest in Belarus and forcefully detained dozens of demonstrators on Sunday in the capital.

Chile police tear gas education protesters

Chilean police arrested 13 during the biggest protest in two months demanding educational reforms.

Uganda police fire tear gas in hospital at protest

Rioters threw stones at police during a protest over rising gas prices.

Swazi police break up protest with tear gas, batons

Swazi King is accused of bankrupting state coffers with luxurious lifestyle.

Syria funeral hit with teargas, protesters wounded: Report

Syrian security forces fired tear gas on thousands of people who took part in the
funeral of two persons killed in the southern city of Daraa.

Riot police fire tear gas to disperse Kuwait rally

Protesters were demanding greater rights in the oil-rich Gulf nation.

Police fire tear gas at Tunisia protestors

The protesters were throwing stones outside Tunisian Prime Minister`s office.