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Scuffles, break out, protesters, invade, Paris' Gare de Lyon, station

Scuffles break out as protesters invade Paris’ Gare de Lyon station

12 December, 2019 5:15 pm 5:15 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Protesters scuffled with police at Gare de Lyon station in Paris on Monday as a nationwide strike against plans by French President Emmanuel Macron to change the country’s pension system dragged on into a 19th day. French TV station BFM showed footage of riot police tangling with around 30 protesters at the … Read More

Cairo, train, station, killed, injured

Dozens killed and injured in crash and fire at Cairo train station

02 February, 2019 3:52 pm 3:52 pm

CAIRO (Reuters) – At least 25 people were killed and 50 injured when a locomotive smashed into a barrier at Cairo’s main train station on Wednesday, causing an explosion and a fire, state television and witnesses said. The fire sent black smoke billowing above Ramses station in the centre of the Egyptian capital. Inside the … Read More