Protests and demonstrations

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrives at court after his arrest during a recent protest in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Moscow's Tverskoy District Court sentenced Navalny to 30 days in jail for staging an unsanctioned protest in the Russian capital earlier this month. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
May 15, 2018 - 11:00 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was sentenced Tuesday to 30 days in jail for staging an unsanctioned protest in Moscow. Navalny organized a series of protests on May 5 in the Russian capital and other cities before President Vladimir Putin's inauguration for a new term...
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Protesters, hold placards during a demonstration near Israel's consulate in Istanbul, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The placard left reads in Turkish: "Even if the world is mute, we will not be silent'. Speaking late Monday, the Turkish government's spokesman announced three days of mourning after Israeli forces killed 58 Palestinians, most by gunfire, as they protested the Gaza blockade and the relocation of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem.(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
May 15, 2018 - 10:59 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local): 6 p.m. Israel's military says at least 24 of the Palestinians killed in a mass march a day earlier at the Gaza border were militants. It said Tuesday that the gunmen had a "documented terror background" and were...
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Protesters, hold placards during a demonstration near Israel's consulate in Istanbul, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The placard left reads in Turkish: "Even if the world is mute, we will not be silent'. Speaking late Monday, the Turkish government's spokesman announced three days of mourning after Israeli forces killed 58 Palestinians, most by gunfire, as they protested the Gaza blockade and the relocation of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem.(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
May 15, 2018 - 10:22 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Belgium's foreign minister Didier Reynders is summoning the Israeli ambassador after she indicated that all Palestinians killed in Monday's violence were "terrorists." Prime Minister Charles Michel said he...
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A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the festive inauguration of a new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
May 15, 2018 - 7:59 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on developments at the Gaza border (all times local): 2:55 p.m. South Africa has recalled its ambassador to Israel, and its international relations minister Lindiwe Sisulu is condemning Israeli troops' use of deadly force against Palestinians. Pro-Palestinian...
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A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the festive inauguration of a new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
May 15, 2018 - 6:45 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on developments at the Gaza border (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Palestinians are clashing with Israeli troops in the West Bank a day after deadly clashes killed dozens in the Gaza Strip. Thick black smoke billowed from burning tires as Palestinians threw...
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A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the festive inauguration of a new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
May 15, 2018 - 6:15 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on developments at the Gaza border (all times local): 1:10 p.m. The World Health Organization says the number of protesters wounded in border clashes with Israel was "very overwhelming" for Gaza's health system. Citing figures from the Health Ministry and a...
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A relative of a Palestinian killed during a protest on the border with Israel mourns over his body in a morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass protests along the Gaza border on Monday. It was the deadliest day there since a devastating 2014 cross-border war and cast a pall over Israel's festive inauguration of the new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic)
May 15, 2018 - 5:07 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinians observed a strike Tuesday to mourn dozens killed by Israeli troops in a mass protest on the Gaza border — the single deadliest day there since a 2014 war and part of a high-stakes campaign by Gaza's Hamas rulers to break a decade-long border blockade. In...
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A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the festive inauguration of a new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
May 15, 2018 - 4:45 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on developments at the Gaza border (all times local): 11:45 a.m. China is calling on Israel to exercise restraint along its border with Gaza a day after 58 Palestinians were killed in a protest. Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said Tuesday that China "...
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A relative of a Palestinian killed during a protest on the border with Israel mourns over his body in a morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass protests along the Gaza border on Monday. It was the deadliest day there since a devastating 2014 cross-border war and cast a pall over Israel's festive inauguration of the new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic)
May 15, 2018 - 3:02 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinians observed a general strike Tuesday to mourn dozens killed by Israeli army fire in the single deadliest day in Gaza since a 2014 war, as organizers said the day would be set aside for funerals and that turnout for any new protests on the border with Israel...
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A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel prepared for the festive inauguration of a new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
May 15, 2018 - 1:46 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinians will be burying their dead Tuesday after 58 people were killed by Israel during Gaza border protests. Khaled Batch, the head of the grassroots organizing committee of the protests, says Tuesday will be a day for funerals, suggesting there were no plans for...
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