Tear Gas

Collection with 23 media items created by U.S. Editor

09 May 2013 09:00

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Fighting with tear gas
Bahrain
By AlFardan
06 May 2012

Anti-government protester returning a tear gas to the riot police in one of the demonstrations in Bahrain

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Tear Gas Boy
Tahrir Square, Cairo , Egypt
By elmasdr
11 Feb 2013

Egyptian youth clash with police in Tahrir Square during protests last February, 2013. A demonstrator shows the tear gas canisters that police shot toward them.

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A Protester Throws Tear Gas Canister
Cairo, Egypt
By wailgzoly.911
14 Sep 2012

A protester continues sending tear gas canisters back at the CSF troops

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Masked Medic Flees Tear Gas
Cairo, Egypt
By elking.ecw
05 Feb 2012

Cairo, Egypt: February 5, 2012

Masked medic runs away from tear gas smoke shot by the police on protesters during clashes around Tahrir square.

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Clashes near the Ministry of Interior
Cairo, Egypt
By elking.ecw
05 Feb 2012

Cairo, Egypt: February 5, 2012

A protesters throwing rocks at the police near the Ministry of Interior and Tahrir Square.

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Palestinians rally outside Megiddo pr...
Israel
By Carlos van as
21 Feb 2013

protester run away to look for cover against the tear gas smoke near the Offer prison.

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Tear gas disrupts Fayyad's visit to B...
Bil'in, West Bank, Israel
By Carlos van as
01 Mar 2013

Security forces were pelted with stones in Bilin, where protestors marked eight years of struggle against the separation fence crossing through the village. Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad addressed the crowd and was later evacuated from the area by his security forces due to tear gas fired at the stone throwers several meters away.

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Tear Gas Effect
Cairo, Egypt
By wailgzoly.911
14 Sep 2012

A protester throwing a tear gas canister in the Nile to shut it down

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Tear gas disrupts Fayyad's visit to B...
Bil'in, West Bank, Israel
By Carlos van as
01 Mar 2013

Security forces were pelted with stones in Bilin, where protestors marked eight years of struggle against the separation fence crossing through the village. Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad addressed the crowd and was later evacuated from the area by his security forces due to tear gas fired at the stone throwers several meters away.

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January 25th Clashes in Cairo (7 of 10)
Cairo, Egypt
By mgdowney
25 Jan 2013

A protester who is part of the Ahly Ultras, football supporters of the team Ahly and arguably the main physical force behind most of the clashes, holds up a teargas canister made in the U.S. The young man was fighting with police just outside Tahrir Square on Qasr al-Aini street.

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Demonstrations against Israel in Belé...
Belen, West Bank
By javiervidela
17 Nov 2012

A Palestinian looks on as tear gas thrown by Israeli military fills the streets to ward off protesters.

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Tear Gas Effect
Cairo, Egypt
By wailgzoly.911
13 Sep 2012

A protester trying to get away from a tear gas canister and suffering from its effects

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Protesters Struggle To Maintain Their...
Cairo, Egypt
By wailgzoly.911
13 Sep 2012

Protesters continue their struggle to maintain their sit-in infront of the American Embassy

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CSF Troops Attacking Protesters
Cairo, Egypt
By wailgzoly.911
13 Sep 2012

A tear gas canister flying in the air directly towards protesters after being shot by an officer

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Clashes near Tahrir Square
Cairo, Egypt
By elking.ecw
05 Feb 2012

Cairo, Egypt: February 5, 2012

A protester standing in the middle of a huge tear gas smoke during clashes with the police around Tahrir square.

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Throwing tear gas back
Cairo, Egypt
By thembalewis
29 Jun 2011

Protesters in Tahrir have undergone 12 straight hours of tear gas barrages from members of the Central Security Forces (CSF). Many are wounded, and those on the front line are taking the greatest casualties.

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Tear gas disrupts Fayyad's visit to B...
Bil'in, West Bank, Israel
By Carlos van as
01 Mar 2013

Protesters and photographers in the midst of a cloud of teargas and smoke from a nearby fire .

Security forces were pelted with stones in Bilin, where protestors marked eight years of struggle against the separation fence crossing through the village. Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad addressed the crowd and was later evacuated from the area by his security forces due to tear gas fired at the stone throwers several meters away.

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Rival Football Hooligans Unite Agains...
Istanbul, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
01 Jun 2013

Police shoot tear gas at protesters on Saturday, June 1, 2013 near Istanbul Technical University, not far from Gezi Park, where protesters and police have clashed over recent days

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Rival Football Hooligans Unite Agains...
Istanbul, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
02 Jun 2013

In Besiktas quarter protesters threw rocks at the police during the Occupy Gezi Park protest which has taken over many Istanbul neighborhoods

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Rival Football Hooligans Unite Agains...
Istanbul, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
02 Jun 2013

Protesters clash with police outside Besiktas soccer stadium in Istanbul

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Protests Turn Violent in Sao Paulo (1...
Sao Paulo, Brazil
By Juliana Spinola
14 Jun 2013

Thousands of protesters took over the streets of Sao Paulo throughout the past week, against the rise in public transportation costs and expenses paid by the Brazilian government to host the Confederations Cup and World Cup in 2014. The wave of protests grew. There were clashes with police, invasion of public buildings, many hospitalized and arrested. Now the protests are calmer and the government is responding with a series of important changes required by Social Movements and protestants.