Rokna: Insults, beatings, arrests - health workers battling the coronavirus were subjected to more than 400 acts of violence related to COVID-19 worldwide in 2020, according to a report published Tuesday by a health NGO.
Rokna: US Capitol Police knew armed extremists were primed for violence at the iconic building on Jan. 6 and even provided officers with assault rifles to protect lawmakers, the acting chief acknowledged Wednesday.
Rokna: Three separate explosions in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday killed at least five people and wounded two others, a police official said, amid a surge in violence in the war-torn country.
Rokna: The United States could face a heightened threat of domestic extremist violence for weeks from people angry at former president Donald Trump’s election defeat and inspired by the deadly storming of the US Capitol, the Department of Homeland Security warned on Wednesday.
Rokna: Seventy-four percent of Americans think it's either somewhat or very likely there will be more attempts at violence in Washington, DC, next week as the city prepares for US President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, according to a CBS News-YouGov poll released Wednesday.
Rokna: The Republican billionaire had his account permanently suspended by the social media giant amid fears of inciting further violence, after five people died during an attempted insurrection when his supporters tried to overturn the result of the election he lost
Rokna: Trump supporters stormed the US Congress amid the body’s session to certify Electoral College results.
Rokna: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pointed to the violence that erupted in the United States last night, stating that these events in the US demonstrated that Western democracy is weak and fragile.