Wednesday, August 17, 2022

All posts tagged "protests"

  • Greek Protests Paralyze Ports, Street markets

      ATHENS, Greece – A growing wave of strikes and protests against a planned overhaul of the pension system in Greece has halted services at the country’s ports for two days, while popular neighborhood farmers’ markets were...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • French Taxis, Air Traffic Controllers, Schools on Strike

    PARIS – Paris police fired tear gas and taxi drivers lit bonfires on a major highway Tuesday amid nationwide strikes and protests over working conditions and competition from non-traditional services such as Uber. Prime Minister Manuel Valls...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • Cruise Line Restarts Haiti Port Calls after Recent Protest

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. on Tuesday re-established port calls to its fenced-in site and beach attraction in northern Haiti after suspending visits just over a week ago. The Miami-based company suspended cruise ship stops...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • Tunisian Youths Demand Jobs, Say Gov’t is Failing Them

    KASSERINE, Tunisia – Unemployed young people from the Tunisian city that touched off nationwide protests say the government is failing them and protested anew Saturday in a precarious calm enforced by a nationwide curfew. Tunisia, the birthplace...

    • Posted January 23, 2016
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