civil disobedience

Kenya opposition leader urges vote boycott, civil disobedience

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 04:24 GMT

Kenya opposition leader Raila Odinga urged supporters to boycott Thursday's repeat presidential election and persuade their friends to do the same.

Catalonia warns of civil disobedience as Madrid readies direct rule

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 05:16 GMT

Catalonia said it was confident all officials including police would defy attempts by Madrid to enforce direct rule on the region in a dispute of possible unrest.

Hong Kong activists fear more jailings after Wong imprisoned

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 03:25 GMT

Hong Kong democracy campaigners raised fears Friday that they too would be jailed after the city's Beijing-backed government succeeded in putting.

Millions heed anti-Maduro shutdown in Venezuela

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 12:50 GMT

Many Venezuelan streets were barricaded and deserted on Thursday for a strike called by foes of President Nicolas Maduro to demand elections.