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#EndSARS trends as Nigerians protest against police brutality for a second day after a video of a man allegedly being killed by police went viral
Armed men open fire at #EndSARS protest site in Nigeria's Lagos as curfew imposed, according to witnesses.
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This is the moment the 14-storey al-Shorouq tower, housing media offices in Gaza City, was completely destroyed by multiple Israeli air raids on Wednesday.
Kashmiri students beaten and bowler Mohammed Shami faced online abuse after India lost to Pakistan at #T20WorldCup
Latest updates: May 17
Israel's heavy bombardment in #Gaza has entered its second week with air raids carried out in the early hours of Monday. Follow this thread for the latest ⤵️
Latest updates: May 16
Israel’s bombardment in #Gaza has entered its seventh consecutive day with air raids in the early hours of Sunday as Israeli PM Netanyahu vows to continue offensive for ‘as long as necessary’. Follow this thread for the latest ⤵
Latest updates: May 21
- Israel-Hamas ceasefire came into force in Gaza early on Friday - Israeli police stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and fired tear gas at Palestinians celebrating the ceasefire after Friday prayers Follow this thread for the latest
Former New York City police officer implicates NYPD and the FBI in the murder of civil rights leader Malcolm X
Latest updates: May 15
Israel’s bombardment in #Gaza continued for a fifth consecutive day, with Israeli air raids hitting a refugee camp where several Palestinians, including children, were killed. Follow this thread for the latest ⤵
Two Kenyan inventors, David Gathu and Moses Kinyua have created a robotic arm prosthetic that is controlled by brain signals 🦾
Latest updates: May 14
Israel continued on Friday to bombard #Gaza with air raids and artillery shells as it stepped up the deployment of troops and tanks near the besieged Palestinian enclave. Follow this thread for the latest ⤵
Israeli forces have detained 23-year-old Palestinian activist Muna al-Kurd, who has been at the forefront of the campaign to stop the forced expulsions of Palestinians from occupied East Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood ⬇️
“We no longer believe them.”
Protests against police violence in Nigeria continue under #EndSWAT, the name of the new unit created after the dissolution of #SARS.
🔴More than 300 Palestinians wounded during the Israeli raid of #AlAqsa Mosque compound and surrounding areas in occupied East Jerusalem's Old City.
🔴228 Palestinians hospitalised, including 7 in critical condition. Follow our coverage for the latest
EXCLUSIVE: Abdul Qahar Balkhi, from the Taliban’s Cultural Commission, spoke to Al Jazeera in the group’s first official interview since it took control of Kabul a week ago.
He revealed more about the Taliban’s vision for Afghanistan's future ⤵️
Latest updates: May 18
Israel continued its heavy bombardment of #Gaza in the early hours of Tuesday, as the US expressed support for a ceasefire. Follow this thread for the latest ⤵️
“It is a catastrophe, I’ve never seen something like that.”
Lebanon is in a state of emergency following a massive explosion in Beirut that killed at least 100 people and injured thousands. Follow our LIVE coverage on the #BeirutBlast:
Sanders introduces legislation to block US arms sale to Israel
The Taliban were disappointed to find inoperable planes and helicopters left behind by American forces on the military side of the Kabul airport.
Thousands of people around the world have marched in support of Palestinians amid Israel’s bombardment of Gaza ⬇️