Riots

How dangerous are US riot control weapons?
Riot police outside the White House in Washington DC
In Depth

How dangerous are US riot control weapons?

Rubber bullets, tear gas and stun grenades can all cause serious injury and death
5 Jun 2020
Hundreds arrested in Paris May Day riots
Hundreds of people have been arrested following violent May Day protests in Paris
In Brief

Hundreds arrested in Paris May Day riots

More than 1,000 ‘Black Bloc’ protesters have clashed with police in the French capital
2 May 2018
High-handed Erdogan: what lies behind the violence in Turkey
Robert Fox
In Depth

High-handed Erdogan: what lies behind the violence in Turkey

Turkey is officially secular – and the protesters don't like Erdogan's increasingly Islamic agenda
3 Jun 2013
A nation of looters: it even happened in the
Blitz
In Brief

A nation of looters: it even happened in the

Calls for the ‘Blitz Spirit’ following the riots are misguided: looting was rife in London's darkest hour
11 Aug 2011