Global  

Zurich police use tear gas, water cannons on World Economic Forum protesters

Reuters Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Swiss police on Wednesday used water cannons, rubber bullets and tear gas to subdue demonstrators in Zurich who ignited fireworks and threw bottles as part of a protest targeting the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) conference in Davos.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: Reuters Studio - Published
News video: Protesters square off against Lebanon security forces

Protesters square off against Lebanon security forces 01:14

Security forces in Beirut fired tear gas and used water cannon on Saturday in clashes with protesters armed with tree branches and sign posts near Lebanon's parliament. Emer McCarthy reports.

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

World Economic Forum World Economic Forum Swiss non-profit foundation


Switzerland Switzerland Federal republic in Central Europe

This kitesurfing stunt got a 'perfect' score [Video]

This kitesurfing stunt got a 'perfect' score

Switzerland's Maxime Chabloz received a perfect 10.00 score for one of his tricks as he won SuperKite Brasil 2020, an international kitesurfing event.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 00:44Published
Intensive Care Units in Switzerland 'at capacity' because of COVID-19 pandemic [Video]

Intensive Care Units in Switzerland 'at capacity' because of COVID-19 pandemic

The Swiss Society for Intensive Care Medicine has warned that units across the country are at capacity, which may compromise the healthcare available to those seriously ill with COVID-19View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 02:19Published
Fondue safety concerns amid coronavirus pandemic grate on the Swiss [Video]

Fondue safety concerns amid coronavirus pandemic grate on the Swiss

Can the cheese dish be shared safely amid the COVID-19 crisis? That's the question bubbling in Switzerland at the moment.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 01:47Published

Switzerland v Ukraine: Nations League game off after positive Covid-19 tests

Ukraine's Nations League game in Switzerland on Tuesday is called off after three of their players test positive for Covid-19.
BBC News

EV charging network ChargePoint adds Apple CarPlay support

Your car’s infotainment screen will show information about nearby chargers and help you get to them. | Image: ChargePoint

EV charging network..

The Verge

Related videos from verified sources

French firefighters set themselves on fire in protest [Video]

French firefighters set themselves on fire in protest

PARIS — A violent clash between police and firefighters broke out in the streets of Paris on Tuesday, during a protest over working conditions and pay. French police attempted to control the..

Credit: TomoNews US     Duration: 01:51Published
Mong Kok protesters hurl projectiles at Hong Kong riot police on first day of Lunar New Year [Video]

Mong Kok protesters hurl projectiles at Hong Kong riot police on first day of Lunar New Year

Police reportedly fired tear gas on the first day of the Lunar New Year in Hong Kong on Saturday (January 25) after a crowd gathered to mark the fourth anniversary of the Mong Kok riots. Video shows..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 01:32Published
Four killed after Iraqi security forces raid protest camps [Video]

Four killed after Iraqi security forces raid protest camps

Iraqi security forces raided Baghdad's main protest site on Saturday and tried to eject protesters in southern cities, firing tear gas and bullets killing four people and wounding dozens more,..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 00:47Published