Thousands of protesters have been arrested recently, and many allege mistreatment.

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Former South African leader hailed as his country’s “greatest son”

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In jab at Trump, Schwarzenegger and Macron team up to ‘make the planet great again’

Both Macron and Schwarzenegger have been outspoken about climate change — and about President Trump.

The grim video of a Venezuelan protester being shot on live TV

"I don’t want to say this is how justice is carried out — this can’t be left the way it is,” protesters father said.

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Pakistan, accused of terrorist infiltration, starts to fence its border with Afghanistan

The project is meant as a signal to Afghanistan — and perhaps the U.S. — that Pakistan sees itself as a victim of cross-border terrorism, not a perpetrator.

Vietnamese authorities have deported a dissident after stripping him of his Vietnamese citizenship, drawing criticism from international human rights groups.

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After the tanker flipped over on the highway, people who rushed to the scene to gather leaking fuel were killed when it burst into flames. At least 122 people died and 76 suffered injuries, an official said.

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Indian police arrested one Hindu for suspected involvement in the killing of a Muslim man who was attacked with a knife on a running train near the Indian capital.

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Chinese crews recovered nine bodies and were still searching for 109 others on Sunday, a day after a massive landslide buried a picturesque mountain village in the southwestern province of Sichuan.

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Albanians were voting Sunday in a general election that follows a landmark agreement between the country’s two biggest political parties to look past their bitter differences and back efforts for Albania to eventually join the European Union.

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A strong earthquake shook residents Sunday in a mountainous region of central Japan, injuring at least two people and knocking roof tiles off homes.

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