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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 12
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

The centre of Ierissos, a small village in Halkidiki with around 3,000 inhabitants.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 13
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Katerina Igglezi, a member of Greek Parliament with the Coalition of the Left (SYRIZA) in her office in Ierissos.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 14
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Graffiti against the gold mines in Ouranopoli, the last village before the Monte Athos territory.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 15
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Graffiti against the gold mines in Ouranopoli, the last village before the Monte Athos territory.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 17
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

A road block situated in one of the main entrance of Ierissos, a small village without police station since it has burned in April 2013.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 19
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Activists are waiting for the trial in Poligiros where a couple of women are accused of violence and resistance against a police officer.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 20
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
23 Mar 2013

During the trial against antigold mines activists in Poligiros

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Injured protester
Bahrain
By AlFardan
13 Mar 2013

An injured anti-government protester shot by riot police with a toxic gas canister to the head

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

Fayyad walks away from the Bil'in protest with tears in his eyes

Palestinian prime minister's bodyguards remove him from the West Bank village of Bil'in as security forces fire tear gas at Palestinian stone throwers during a procession marking eight years struggling against the security fence.

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

A protester is seen burnig tires in the city of Bil'in.

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 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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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 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 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 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 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 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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Clashes in Bil'in
Bil'in, West Bank, Israel
By U.S. Editor
01 Mar 2013

Tear gas disrupted Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad's visit to the West Bank Village of Bil'in Friday, March 1, 2013 as Israeli security forces and Palestinians clashed during a protest marking eight years of struggle against the security fence that crosses through the village. Protesters launched stones at the Israeli security forces who fired tear gas in retaliation.

The procession in Bil'in, located west of Ramallah, was also attended by senior Palestinian officials, including Minister of Prisoners' Affairs Ziad Abu Ein, Chairman of the Palestinian Prisoners Club Kadoura Fares, the governor of Ramallah governor members of the Palestinian parliament.

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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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In Front Of The Police
Tahrir Square, Cairo , Egypt
By elmasdr
11 Feb 2013

A young Egyptian clashes with the police in Tahrir Square during a protest last February, 2013, throwing stones at the police and dodging tear gas canisters.

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

Egyptian youth in clash with police in Tahrir Square during protests last February, 2013. They are trying to move the tear gas bomb back to the police.

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Egyptian Police Reloading
Tahrir Square, Cairo , Egypt
By elmasdr
11 Feb 2013

An Egyptian police officer is preparing to shoot tear gas into a crowd of peaceful protestors demonstrating against President Morsi.

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Egyptian Police Shooting Tear Gas
Tahrir Square, Cairo , Egypt
By elmasdr
11 Feb 2013

An Egyptian police officer is preparing to shoot tear gas into a crowd of peaceful protestors demonstrating against President Morsi.

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Egyptian Protests Feb 2013
Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt
By U.S. Editor
02 Feb 2013

Egyptians clash with the police in Tahrir Square during a protest last February, 2013, throwing stones at the police and dodging tear gas canisters.

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Jan 25 Clashes In Cairo
Cairo, Egypt
By U.S. Editor
25 Jan 2013

Thousands gathered on and around the 6th of October Bridge near the state TV building Maspero as protesters battled police, blocking off roads, burning tires, throwing rocks and firebombs.

Protesters also blocked Qasr al-Aini street into Tahrir, throwing rocks at police. The police stayed a good distance away, sitting in chairs letting them throw rocks and occasionally firing teargas from this direction while the main fighting went on the street perpendicular to it.

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

Protesters near Tahrir Square throw rocks at police on the other side of the wall on Qasr al-Aini street, separating the Interior Ministry. Police responded by throwing rocks back and firing tear gas to disperse the crowds.

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January 25th Clashes in Cairo (9 of 10)
Cairo, Egypt
By mgdowney
25 Jan 2013

A group of young men take shelter behind a make-shift shelter of scrap metal while exchanging volleys of rocks with the police. For most of the youth taking part in the clashes, it's more of a game, as they jump out to throw a firebomb or rock many are laughing and enjoying the chaos.

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January 25th Clashes in Cairo (8 of 10)
Cairo, Egypt
By mgdowney
25 Jan 2013

Protesters throw rocks at police just outside of Tahrir on Qasr al-Aini street, a familiar seen over the past two years, but one that many in Egypt are growing tired of and say that it's more of a game for the youth, with no aim or goal in sight.

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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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January 25th Clashes in Cairo (5 of 10)
Cairo, Egypt
By mgdowney
25 Jan 2013

Protesters stand on a wall blocking Qasr al-Aini street into Tahrir, throwing rocks at police. The police stayed a good distance away, sitting in chairs letting them throw rocks and occasionally firing teargas from this direction while the main fighting went on the street perpendicular to it.

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January 25th Clashes in Cairo (4 of 10)
Cairo, Egypt
By mgdowney
25 Jan 2013

Thousands gathered on and around the 6th of October Bridge near the state TV building Maspero as protesters battled police, blocking off roads, burning tires, throwing rocks and firebombs.

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January 25th Clashes in Cairo (3 of 10)
Cairo, Egypt
By mgdowney
25 Jan 2013

Thousands gathered on and around the 6th of October Bridge near the state TV building Maspero as protesters battled police, blocking off roads, burning tires, throwing rocks and firebombs.

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January 25th Clashes in Cairo (2 of 10)
Cairo, Egypt
By mgdowney
25 Jan 2013

Thousands gathered on and around the 6th of October Bridge near the state TV building Maspero as protesters battled police, blocking off roads, burning tires, throwing rocks and firebombs.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 1
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
31 Dec 2012

A boa builer discussing the consequence of mines for his job. Tourism, fisheries and agriculture are affected by the mines' activities.