A Greek police officer was seriously injured on Tuesday after clashes broke out during a demonstration in an Athens suburb against police violence, prompted by a video that appeared to show a man being beaten on Sunday by officers in the area, news wires reported.
Rioters set fires in the center of the southern Dutch city of Eindhoven and pelted police with rocks on Sunday at a banned demonstration against coronavirus lockdown measures, while officers responded with tear gas and water cannons, arresting at least 55 people, news wires reported.
A US Capitol Police officer has died after sustaining injuries at the pro-Trump riot in Washington on Wednesday, Capitol police said on Thursday night. At least four civilians also died, including three people who police said suffered medical emergencies and one woman who was fatally shot by police.
Four people died and 52 were arrested, Washington D.C.’s police chief said, after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday to stop Congress from certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s election victory, Reuters reported.
Paris police have taken nearly 150 people into custody in what quickly became a tense protest against proposed security laws, with officers wading into the crowds of several thousand to haul away suspected troublemakers.