<![CDATA[Ruslan Trad · Storify]]>https://storify.com/ruslantradNodeJS RSS ModuleTue, 23 May 2017 01:17:54 GMT<![CDATA[#SaudiKing Abdullah dies - reactions online]]>

Crown Prince Salman has succeeded King Abdullah, who died at the age of 90.

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Fri, Jan 23 2015 00:25:13

King Abdullah of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has died aged 90 http://t.co/s7gvQQ2Hoh · Historical Pics
Prince Salman is expected to take over as the new Saudi king, but his reign may not last long. http://t.co/bwQKnKIhKs http://t.co/G4AO2pN6Qn · Anup Kaphle
100% predictable BBC already extolling virtues of US-friendly Saudi dictator Abdullah. http://t.co/lkHJHq9O5X · Gary M. Lord
My pic of POTUS meeting with King Abdullah at King's desert retreat in Saudi Arabia last March http://t.co/mc30JlTySx · Jim Acosta
Oh yeah...Muslims were gathered in #Makkah before King Abdullah's death cause they already knew, thats how we roll http://t.co/Ju8oBUoPZI · TheMaghrebiNote

MORE: Saudi King Abullah's body will be washed, dressed and taken to Riyadh's main Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque

The late King of Saudi Arabia Abullah bin Abed Aziz Al Saoud was the last of the royal family that had been alive since before Saudi Arabia was even a country

May Allah S.W.T Bestow Blessings to beloved late King Abullah!

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Dead. What's Next For UAE

BREAKING: #Saudi king #Abullah dies http://t.co/3vDnGzKggj http://t.co/OOGpBFDxv3 · RT
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<![CDATA[#IfMuslimsCelebratedChristmas]]>

People speak about If Muslims celebrated Christmas.

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Tue, Dec 24 2013 23:06:46

A magic Jinn isn't just for Christmas RT @LibyaLiberty #IfMuslimsCelebratedChristmas this would be a toy-of-the-year. http://t.co/xQC9LyKLy4 · Shaista Aziz
#ifmuslimscelebratedchristmas Egypt's Al-Azhar sheikhs wouldn't be asked about their hats http://t.co/OL3Oi5xdAT · Yahya AbuYousef
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<![CDATA[#Bulgaria protests - Day 40, blood and clashes #ДАНСwithMe]]>

Over 100 people, including MPs, current and former ministers and deputy ministers, and journalists, have been blocked in the Parliament building by a crowd of anti-government protesters. According to reports the number of people trapped inside Parliament is 109.

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Tue, Jul 23 2013 21:13:51

The "hostages" are expected to be escorted out of Parliament into a bus, but the protesters are trying to prevent the vehicle from getting near the exits of the building. On Tuesday evening, three parliamentary committees discussed and approved a government proposal for a budget revision. The people are unable to leave Parliament as a crowd of protesters chanting "mafia" and "resign" and booing refuse to disperse.Tensions escalate and there are occasional clashes between demonstrators and the police.
NaJivo · vyvo
Ето един допрял се до полицейското оборудване. Йовчев - пукни гнидо! #ДАНСwithMe pic.twitter.com/UHFDNerD9g · Ivo Apostolov
Protesters clash with riot police in Sofia, Bulgaria. RT @yurukov: #ДАНСwithme pic.twitter.com/dZcyvUiZwX · Andy Carvin
Number of injured are unclear after police attack to protesters that were blocking the PM bus #Bulgaria #ДАНСwithme pic.twitter.com/saC85XzSxt · 15MBcn_int
Se veía venir y llegaron los forcejeos fuera del Parlamento en #Sofia Bulgaria #ДАНСwithme pic.twitter.com/PWmyOerr3m · 15MBcn_int
A sea of lights around #Bulgaria's parliament. We accept nothing, but their resignation! #ДАНСwithme instagram.com/p/cHl4SLJNKm/ · Emil A. Georgiev
El PM búlgaro atrapado en un bus mientras la policía abre camino entre lxs manifestantes #ДАНСwithme pic.twitter.com/JNtO8UnJi0 · 15MBcn_int
"Influx of ambulances and bikers around the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral"
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<![CDATA[#Bulgaria Day of rage ]]>

Thousands of angry Bulgarians chanted "mafia" and "resignation" demanded the expulsion of the three foreign-controlled power distributors that control the local market: Czech Republic's CEZ and Energo-Pro, and Austria's EVN

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Sun, Feb 17 2013 17:51:19

A Bulgarian woman shout slogans during a protest in Sofia against higher electricity and heating bills http://pic.twitter.com/NJIHekqQ · Ruslan Trad
#Bulgaria anti-monipolist protest: "People against mafia" http://pic.twitter.com/5QdKWjaR · Ruslan Trad
#Bulgaria: Mass protest in coastal city of Varna #BulgariaRage http://pic.twitter.com/8OZXLdi4 · Ruslan Trad
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<![CDATA[Aleppo Massacre #AleppoMassacre]]>

The bodies of at least 80 persons have been found along a river bank in Aleppo with single gunshot wounds to the head.

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Tue, Jan 29 2013 22:44:53

This is horrible. Execution of tens of abducted persons,throwing their bodies in Queiq river at Bustan El Qasr. #Aleppo http://pic.twitter.com/YaYEHKJ7 · .

Aleppo’s River of Death

#PT victims of #AleppoMassacre are from #FSA-held area and went into Regime-held area. Like it or not: It is an ethnical cleansing. #Aleppo Via:TaziMorocco

Aleppo Massacre : 5 videos documenting the number of summarily executed men pulled out of the al-Quweiq river: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKiMbAoS8eA&list=UUtFA2Egzr-EL7Zy7JzGuaag http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOId4fXexbQ&list=UUtFA2Egzr-EL7Zy7JzGuaag&index=3 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DB0QlYNzd34&list=UUtFA2Egzr-EL7Zy7JzGuaag&index=4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhQGpWxr6EE&list=UUtFA2Egzr-EL7Zy7JzGuaag&index=5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHWPYTuSKCg&list=UUtFA2Egzr-EL7Zy7JzGuaag&index=6 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKiMbAoS8eA&list=UUtFA2Egzr-EL7Zy7JzGuaag&index=7

Shocking testimony from the mass killing in Aleppo in Syria. Telegraph foreign correspondent, Ruth Sherlock, on tonight's programme.

Shocking photo from the river massacre. 100 human beings including little kids, handcuffed, tied & shot. #Aleppo #Syria http://pic.twitter.com/DYNAoUhu · tintin
RT @tintin1957: Shocking photo from the river massacre. 100 human beings including little kids, handcuffed, tied & shot. #Aleppo #Syria http://pic.twitter.com/DYNAoUhu · Arwa Abdeh
RT @WilliamsJon: Just when think #Syria can get no worse: >100 bodies plucked from #Aleppo canal. All killed with single bullet to head. http://pic.twitter.com/uDdQJ0bj · Misha Gutkin
YouTube video appears to show many bodies of 'executed' men in #Aleppo, Syria http://bbc.in/114POcT [Graphic image] http://pic.twitter.com/iVM35zcG · BBC Breaking News
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<![CDATA[ #AssadSpeech]]>

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Sun, Jan 06 2013 11:06:02

RT @OmzYoussef: Assad speech http://pic.twitter.com/e4RnnNIc · Tareq Kanjoo
RT @syriancommando: #Assad's speech ends, the crowd goes crazy shaking his hands. http://pic.twitter.com/b8kUp9tq · Jay Suleiman
#Assad's Speech http://pic.twitter.com/BAA65YyQ · Lilah
Photo from: 361 days ago. Assad's speech: The word #Homs came right over his head. Because Homs will crush him. #Syria http://yfrog.com/obotfkj · Rose Alhomsi

Non-Syrians going on and on re: any mainstream media updates on Syria, the ones that seem most popular (today it is the latest Assad speech), vomiting their strained poetic opinions on the rest of us, feigning care when they clearing do not care one way or another. The same group who updated us all re: Libya, who now ignore what the mainstream media also ignores - the not-so-popular occurrences post-uprising. Non-Syrians on my TL are much louder than the Syrians, their voices raised to such a degree that they mute all else. Syria's future is for Syrians to decide upon. What happens to this glorious nation, to its people - it should remain up to those who belong to it. Just as I cannot dictate to any Palestinian what political party to follow, what should transpire re: future of occupied Palestine it is of no one else's concern when it comes to Syria what should come to fruition therein. There is a difference between being in solidarity and taking over. I'm seeing little solidarity and lots of unwarranted opinion-giving. No one gives a damn re: who you hate, how much you hate them or your cute posters and slogans. Syria belongs to the people OF Syria. Solidarity is not the egotistical overtaking of native voices, but the amplification of them

What a wonderful speech delivered today by president Assad of Syria on d state of d nation.pls let's dis crisis stop bcz so many lives had gone

Bashar al-Assad speech reminds me of the last days of Muammar Gaddafi! Allah shall win!

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<![CDATA[#ArabTyrantManual - tips for dictators ]]>

Inspired by the situation in Egypt and president Morsi, people in Twitter tweet about rulers in Arab world.

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Sun, Nov 25 2012 00:40:02

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<![CDATA[EU Parliament rejects ACTA]]>

The controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, which would have forced internet service providers to hand over details of people suspected of online copyright infringement, has been rejected by the European Parliament.

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Wed, Jul 04 2012 12:55:36

Hello Democracy, Goodbye ACTA · greensefa
Greens / EFA demonstrating. Sandrine BELIER, Yannick JADOT, Tatjana ZDANOKA, Rebecca HARMS, Margrete ACKEN, Jan Philipp ALBRECHT · greensefa
Act on ACTA · European Parliament
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<![CDATA[#Egypt: 1 year later #Jan25]]>

Hundreds of thousands gather in iconic square demanding transition to civilian rule on first anniversary of revolution.

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Wed, Jan 25 2012 21:49:06

Sunset in Tahrir on Jan 25, 2012 · Facebook
Egypt marks first anniversary of revolution · telegraphtv
Egypt - Egyptians gather in Tahrir Square to mark uprising · france24english
Egypt: A year of protests · AlArabiya
Egypt split over success of revolution · Euronews
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<![CDATA[Yemen UPDATES]]>

The Yemeni saga of unrest continues with forces loyal to Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh opening fire at protesters demanding an end to his three-decade-old rule in a conflict that has brought the state to the brink of a civil war, a Reuters report said on Friday (3 June).

Storified by Ruslan Trad · Thu, Oct 27 2011 08:28:13

Yemenia Airways office in Sanaa on fire · AFP
‪Yemen clashes in alhasabh 3.6.2011 france 24 · la7jpress
Yemen,70 killed in conflict with elite regime forces south of Sanaa TODAY 03.06.2011 · FreePressTV
Yemen - Protests in El-Beida · newsmob
yemen sanaa sixty street friday support taiz 3.6.2011 · la7jpress
Yemeni airport buildings in flames · itnnews
Yemen update: Fighting rages in Sanaa · AlJazeeraEnglish
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