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Police in Moscow detain opposition activists before protest

Police in Moscow detain opposition activists before protest

Russian police have detained prominent members of the opposition in Moscow ahead of a planned protest later on Saturday which the authorities have declared illegal and warned could become violent.

Four Turks kidnapped in Nigeria, police launch rescue operation

Four Turks kidnapped in Nigeria, police launch rescue operation

Four Turkish nationals have been kidnapped in western Nigeria and police are conducting a rescue operation, a state police spokesman said on Sunday.

US mayor apologises after violent arrest videos emerge

US mayor apologises after violent arrest videos emerge

The mayor of Phoenix apologised on Sunday after videos emerged showing police in the southwestern US city violently arresting a black family with young children.

Police say Virginia Beach gunman was disgruntled city engineer

Police say Virginia Beach gunman was disgruntled city engineer

The gunman who killed 12 people at a Virginia Beach municipal building before dying in a gun battle with police was identified on Saturday as a disgruntled city engineer and co-worker of most of the victims.

Protesters, police clash in second night of post-election protests in Indonesia

Protesters, police clash in second night of post-election protests in Indonesia

Indonesian police fired water cannon and rubber bullets at protesters setting fires and trying to breach barbed wire barricades on Wednesday as demonstrations over the outcome of the presidential election ...

US air strike kills at least 8 police in southern Afghanistan: official

US air strike kills at least 8 police in southern Afghanistan: official

A US air strike killed at least eight policeman in Afghanistan's Helmand province, a government official said on Friday, the latest casualties from a rise in air and ground operations against the Afghan Taliban.

Police say bomb find not linked to Christchurch attacks

Police say bomb find not linked to Christchurch attacks

New Zealand police on Wednesday ruled out any link between a bomb found in Christchurch and mosque shootings in March which killed 50 Muslim worshippers.

New Zealand police arrest man in Christchurch after reports of bomb threat

New Zealand police arrest man in Christchurch after reports of bomb threat

New Zealand police arrested a man in Christchurch on Tuesday following reports of a possible bomb threat in the city, where 50 people were killed in attacks by a lone gunman on two mosques in March.

Police break up clashes in east India, Mumbai votes in fourth phase of massive poll

Police break up clashes in east India, Mumbai votes in fourth phase of massive poll

Police broke up clashes between rival groups of voters in a key eastern state on Monday as some of India's richest families and Bollywood stars also cast their ballots in Mumbai during the fourth phase ...

Kenyan police seize $20 mn of counterfeit banknotes from deposit box

Kenyan police seize $20 mn of counterfeit banknotes from deposit box

Kenyan police have seized $20 million of counterfeit banknotes that had been stored in a personal safety deposit box at a branch of Barclays Bank Kenya, the directorate of criminal investigations said.

Militant bus attack in north India kills one, wounds 32: police

Militant bus attack in north India kills one, wounds 32: police

A grenade explosion orchestrated by a militant group at a bus stand in the Indian city of Jammu killed one person and wounded at least 32 on Thursday, police said.

EU needs financial police, money-laundering watchdog: lawmakers

EU needs financial police, money-laundering watchdog: lawmakers

The European Union should set up a police force to investigate tax evasion and financial crime and create a watchdog to counter money-laundering, EU lawmakers said ...