Fans at Rockets opener show support for Hong Kong protesters

10/25/2019

HOUSTON — A group of 30 fans at the Houston Rockets’ season opener against Milwaukee held signs and wore shirts in support of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Thursday night (Friday morning, October 25, 2019, Philippine…

Hong Kong descends into chaos again as protesters defy ban

10/21/2019

HONG KONG – Hong Kong streets descended into chaotic scenes following an unauthorized pro-democracy rally Sunday, as protesters set up roadblocks and torched businesses, and police responded with tear gas and a water cannon. Protesters tossed firebombs…

As NBA-China tweet rift continues, James enters spotlight

10/16/2019

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — LeBron James has stepped into the spotlight of the now-strained relationship between the NBA and China with his comments about the league executive who started the ongoing fallout with what James derided…

Thousands of protesters in Haiti loot stores, battle police

10/12/2019

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti  — Thousands of protesters clashed with police as they looted stores and tried to break through a barricade leading toward the residence of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse Friday in one of the biggest demonstrations in…

Violence flares after Hong Kong protesters defy police ban

Associated Press 09/16/2019

HONG KONG — Police fired chemical-laced blue water and tear gas at protesters who lobbed Molotov cocktails outside the Hong Kong government office complex Sunday, as violence flared anew after thousands of pro-democracy supporters marched through downtown…

Images: Rains not stopping protesters on Labor Day

Rosalie Abatayo, Tonee Despojo 05/01/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—Protesters braved the early morning downpour here for their program on Labor Day on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  Members of progressive groups like Alyansa ng Manggagawa (Ama)- Sugbu, Kilusang Mayo Uno, Alsa Kontraktwal, Piston, Karapatan,…

PRO-7 to file cases against 70 protesters for damaging camp gate

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) will file charges against 70 protesters who broke the gate at the Camp Sergio Osmeña on Monday, February 25. According to Senior Superintendent Oliver Lee, the chief…

‘Police have the right not to listen to protesters’

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/25/2019

Cebu City, Philippines — If protesters have the right to protest, the police have the right not to listen.  This was the statement of Chief of the Regional Intelligence Division (RID), Remus Medina of the Police Regional…

Protesters picket Chinese Consulate in Makati City

Inquirer.net 11/20/2018

Protesters picketed the Chinese consular office in Makati City as Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the country for a two-day state visit. According to the Southern Police District, about 200 rallyists gathered in front of the…

Victims to protesters: Don’t use us please

Rosalie Abatayo 10/05/2018

WHILE their support and sympathy are much appreciated, the relatives of the landslide victims in Naga City appealed to cause-oriented groups not to use their grief and misfortune for the interest of their organizations. On Friday, October…

Protesters disrupt Duterte’s Independence Day speech in Cavite

Inquirer.net 06/12/2018

KAWIT, Cavite – Protesters briefly disrupted the Independence Day program here as President Rodrigo Duterte was about to start his speech. Ten members of the militant group Bayan Southern Tagalog shouted “Hunyo a-dose, Huwad na kalayaan, Duterte,…

Police blocked protesters in reaching venue of Duterte’s visit  

Nestle L. Semilla 02/12/2018

CEBU CITY— It was a case of so close yet so far. At least 100 members of the militant group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) about 11 a.m. on Monday tried to get near the gates of Camp…

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