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10/27/2020

Authorities issue evacuation orders for part of Irvine (California) due to Silverado Fire October 26 United States
Authorities announce nightly curfew to be implemented October 28-November 3 Czech Republic
Authorities announce tighter restrictions for Manizales and Antioquia department ahead of holidays October 26 Colombia
Protesters gather in Philadelphia October 26 United States
Public sector workers to hold demonstration in Montevideo on October 28 Uruguay
Guinean nationals to stage protests in Dakar on October 28 and 30 Senegal
Twenty-one fatalities reported nationwide in election-related unrest since October 18 election Guinea
Demonstrators gather in cities nationwide against COVID-19 restrictions October 26 Italy
Unidentified attackers burn down police station amid unrest in Abakaliki (Ebonyi state) October 26 Nigeria
Government troops clash with CODECO militants around Blue Mountains (Ituri province) October 24-26 Congo (Kinshasa)
Further demonstrations anticipated outside Provincial Court of Luanda October 27 Angola
Reports of looting at youth camp in Bwari's Kubwa area October 27 Nigeria
US national kidnapped near Birnin Konni (Tahoua Region) October 27 Niger
Bomb threat near Paris' Arc de Triomphe prompts metro closure October 27 France
Authorities extend nationwide state of emergency until January 26 Egypt
Protesters to gather in Lusaka against alleged police brutality October 30 Zambia
Clashes reported as early voting begins in Zanzibar October 27 Tanzania
Houthi rebels claim attack on Abha International Airport October 27 Saudi Arabia
Gunmen kill Houthi official in Sana'a October 27 Yemen
Access to social media services reportedly restricted as early voting in general election begins October 27 Tanzania
Militants kill government officials and civilians on outskirts of Mogadishu October 27 Somalia
Demonstration to be staged outside French embassy in Tehran October 28 Iran
Government imposes additional COVID-19 restrictions October 27 Russia
Missile strike kills civilians in Barda as clashes continue in Nagorno-Karabakh region October 27 Azerbaijan
Missile strike kills civilians in Barda as clashes continue in Nagorno-Karabakh region October 27 Azerbaijan
Security forces clash in Achkhoi-Matan (Chechnya) October 27 Russia
Gunfire and explosion reported in Khost city October 27 Afghanistan
Emerging reports of explosion in Kabul's PD10 October 27 Afghanistan
Attack on police facility in Khost city ends October 27 Afghanistan
Emerging reports of blast in Peshawar's Dir Colony October 27 Pakistan
Death toll from Peshawar madrassah bombing increases to at least eight October 27 Pakistan
Tens of thousands of protesters gather in Dhaka October 27 Bangladesh
Typhoon Molave to make landfall in Quang Nam province October 28 Vietnam
Meteorological department issues flash-flood warnings nationwide October 28-30 Thailand
Authorities to ease COVID-19 restrictions from October 30 Hong Kong
Security forces disperse student demonstration in Jayapura (Papua province) October 27 Indonesia
Union calls for general strike and protests over nickel plant sale October 30 New Caledonia
Authorities extend COVID-19 curfew and movement restrictions until November 1 Honduras
Hurricane Zeta makes landfall in Yucatán Peninsula near Tulum October 26 Mexico
 

10/26/2020

Veterans groups protest nationwide October 26 Guatemala
Authorities to ease restrictions in Melbourne from October 27 Australia
Curfew imposed in El Paso county (Texas) amid increased COVID-19 cases October 25 United States
Thousands gather at Plaza Italia in Santiago to celebrate overwhelming support for new constitution October 25 Chile
US Embassy issues demonstration alert ahead of expected unrest from October 26 Cote d'Ivoire
US Embassy in Conakry issues demonstration alert October 26 Guinea
Protesters gather at French Embassy in Nouakchott October 26 Mauritania
Government troops clash with CODECO rebels near Bunia (Ituri province) October 24 Congo (Kinshasa)
Government troops clash with Mai-Mai fighters in Lubero (North Kivu province) October 25 Congo (Kinshasa)
Thousands protest in Berlin against COVID-19 measures October 25 Germany
Bandits abduct several residents after attack in Zamfara state October 25 Nigeria
Demonstrators gather outside Provincial Court of Luanda October 26 Angola
Climate activists disrupt motorway traffic around Frankfurt October 26 Germany
Authorities tighten COVID-19 restrictions from October 26 Croatia
Rebel groups reportedly ousted from strongholds in South Kivu October 26 Congo (Kinshasa)
Authorities introduce stricter COVID-19 measures across the country October 26 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Authorities to declare local lockdown in Rottal-Inn district (Bavaria) amid surge in COVID-19 cases October 27 Germany
Thousands protest abortion ban nationwide on October 26 Poland
Protesters gather in Yaoundé October 26 Cameroon
National Oil Corporation lifts restrictions on the El-Feel oilfield (Murzuq district) October 26 Libya
Emerging reports of explosion in İskenderun (Hatay province) October 26 Turkey
Security forces kill suspected militants in Iskenderun (Hatay province) amid blast October 26 Turkey
Bandits target traders in Bura (Tana River County) October 25 Kenya
Airstrike targeting Turkish-backed rebels in Idlib province kills dozens October 26 Syria
Dozens of protesters clash with security forces in Baghdad October 26 Iraq
Demonstrations continue in Minsk October 26 Belarus
Hundreds displaced by flooding in southern Juba October 26 South Sudan
Azerbaijan claims violation of latest ceasefire by Armenian forces October 26 Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan claims violation of latest ceasefire by Armenian forces October 26 Armenia
MIED detonated on government vehicle in Kabul PD6 area October 26 Afghanistan
US airstrike targets militants in Wardak province October 26 Afghanistan
MIED detonated on military vehicle in Kabul's PD3 October 26 Afghanistan
US Embassy re-issues advisory warning of possible terrorist threat on October 26 Pakistan
Protests against Omnibus bill planned nationwide November 1 Indonesia
Protests against Omnibus bill planned nationwide October 27-November 2 Indonesia
Typhoon Quinta (Molave) makes landfall on San Miguel Island (Albay province) October 25 Philippines
Authorities extend state of emergency to December 31 Mongolia
Security forces kill ELN leader in Choco department October 25 Colombia
 

10/25/2020

Further anti-government protests planned in Bangkok for October 26 Thailand
Authorities impose travel restrictions in Kashgar (Xinjiang autonomous region) October 24 China
Police arrest anti-lockdown protesters in Central London October 24 United Kingdom
Suspected Boko Haram militants kill multiple soldiers in Borno state October 24 Nigeria
Protesters clash with police in Luanda October 24 Angola
South Yorkshire upgraded to tier 3 restrictions October 24 United Kingdom
Gunmen kill two villagers in Katsina State October 24-25 Nigeria
Police clash with protesters in Rome October 25 Italy
Demonstrators gather in Tripoli and Saida October 24 Lebanon
Authorities announce new COVID-19 restrictions nationwide from October 26 Italy
Activists protest at church masses nationwide on October 25 Poland
Militants launch several attacks in Cabo Delgado October 16-23 Mozambique
Authorities declare state of emergency and nightly curfew October 25 Spain
Health authorities record highest daily rise of COVID-19 cases October 25 France
Farmers protest in Cape Town October 25 South Africa
Saudi-led coalition intercepts Houthi explosive-laden UAV near Yemeni border October 25 Saudi Arabia
Militants attack military base in Qansahdhere (Bay region) October 25 Somalia
Protesters gather in Baghdad and other cities on anniversary of protest movement October 25 Iraq
Fatal intercommunal clashes reported in Mandera county October 23 Kenya
Authorities announce reopening of three border crossings from October 29 Jordan
Dozens detained as nationwide anti-government demonstrations continue October 25 Belarus
Man killed in confrontation with Israeli security forces in West Bank October 25 Palestinian Territories/ West Bank and Gaza Strip
Suspected Houthi shelling hits hospital in Taiz October 24 Yemen
Security forces impement crowd control measures in Baghdad amid anniversary of protest movement October 25 Iraq
Police clash with anti-government protesters in Minsk October 25 Belarus
Saudi-led coalition intercepts second Houthi explosive-laden UAV near Yemeni border October 25 Saudi Arabia
Clashes continue in and around Nagorno-Karabakh as third ceasefire is agreed from October 26 Azerbaijan
Protest reported at Pakistan embassy in Kabul's PD4 October 25 Afghanistan
Protesters gather in Kabul's PD8 October 25 Afghanistan
Reported casualties in Kabul suicide attack rise October 24 Afghanistan
Opposition rally planned in Quetta October 25 Pakistan
Emerging reports of blast in Quetta (Balochistan province) October 25 Pakistan
Clashes continue in and around Nagorno-Karabakh as third ceasefire is agreed from October 26 Azerbaijan
Thousands of anti-government protesters gather in Bangkok October 25 Thailand
Tropical Depression strengthens into Tropical Storm Quinta (Molave) October 25 Philippines
Authorities to ease some COVID-19 restrictions in regional Victoria state from October 27 Australia
Opposition candidate wins election October 25 Seychelles
Authorities issue weather warnings as Tropical Storm Zeta nears Yucatan Peninsula October 25 Mexico
 

10/24/2020

Authorities tighten some COVID-19 restrictions from October 23 Cyprus
Authorities to tighten COVID-19 restrictions from October 29 Denmark
Tropical Depression 28 forms in Caribbean Sea on October 24 Mexico
Tropical Depression 28 forms in Caribbean Sea on October 24 United States
Highest daily increase in COVID-19 cases recorded October 23 United States
Malian Armed Forces accused of abuses in Mopti region October 22 Mali
President Alpha Condé declared winner in presidential election October 24 Guinea
Congolese soldiers clash with CODECO rebels in Ituri province October 22 Congo (Kinshasa)
At least 69 killed amid nationwide protests as of October 23 Nigeria
Demonstrators gather in London on October 24 to denounce COVID-19 measures United Kingdom
Gunmen kill several in attack on school in Kumba (Southwest region) October 24 Cameroon
Security forces kill suspected Mai-Mai fighters in operations in North Kivu province October 23-24 Congo (Kinshasa)
Curfew reduced in Lagos as unrest eases October 24 Nigeria
Protest planned in Madrid for October 25 Spain
Protesters clash with police in Naples on October 23 Italy
GNA and LNA sign 'permanent ceasefire' on October 23 Libya
Voting begins in first round of parliamentary elections October 24-25 Egypt
Fire at abandoned building in Le Havre (Normandy) prompts evacuations October 24 France
Protest expected in Brussels on October 25 Belgium
IED blast kills civilians in North Sinai governorate October 24 Egypt
Police clash with protesters opposing COVID-19 restrictions in Warsaw October 24 Poland
Protesters gather nationwide for third day of demonstrations against abortion ruling October 24 Poland
Women's march scheduled in Minsk on October 24 Belarus
Protests continue in Khartoum October 23 Sudan
Casualties reported at protest in Kafr Qaddum October 23 Palestinian Territories/ West Bank and Gaza Strip
Authorities announce closure of nightclubs and discos in Sofia from October 25 Bulgaria
Saudi-led coalition intercept Houthi drone near Yemeni border on October 24 Saudi Arabia
Protests reported in multiple cities nationwide on October 24 Israel
Presidential and legislative elections continue October 24 Seychelles
Clashes continue in Nagorno-Karabakh despite new ceasefire talks October 24 Armenia
Casualties reported in IED attack on bus in Ghazni province October 24 Afghanistan
Suspected militants kidnap construction firm employees in Nahr-e-Shahi district (Balkh province) October 23 Afghanistan
Reports of explosion in Kabul's PD13 October 24 Afghanistan
Multiple killed in explosion in Kabul's PD13 October 24 Afghanistan
Militants attack security personnel in Chaharbarak district (Nimroz province) October 23 Afghanistan
Senior Al-Qaeda leader killed by security forces in Ghazni province October 24 Afghanistan
Security forces kill militants in clashes in Balochistan province October 23 Pakistan
Clashes continue in Nagorno-Karabakh despite new ceasefire talks October 24 Azerbaijan
US Embassy issues advisory warning of possible terrorist threat in Baku on October 24 Azerbaijan
Demonstrators set to gather in Tamil Nadu state on October 24 India
Protesters announce further demonstrations following expiration of ultimatum for PM's resignation October 25-26 Thailand
Several arrested amid anti-lockdown protests in Melbourne October 23 Australia
Nighttime curfew introduced in Tahiti and Moorea October 23 France
 

10/23/2020

Women's rights group to demonstrate nationwide on October 26 Benin
Protesters to gather in Toronto on October 31 Canada
Contined protests in Conakry following announcement of election results October 23 Guinea
Authorities extend curfew in the Greater Tunis Area until November 6 Tunisia
Lancashire and Greater Manchester upgraded to tier 3 restrictions October 23 United Kingdom
US Embassy Kinshasa issues security alert ahead of presidential speech October 23 Congo (Kinshasa)
Violence and roadblocks reported in Lagos on October 23 Nigeria
Congolese army clash with ADF rebels in Beni territory (North Kivu province) October 22 Congo (Kinshasa)
Authorities to introduce partial nationwide lockdown from October 24 Slovak Republic
Authorities increase COVID-19 measures from October 23 Belgium
Protesters clash with police in Warsaw over abortion ruling October 22 Poland
Restrictive measures increased amid record rise in COVID-19 cases October 23 Poland
Authorities to increase national COVID-19 restrictions from October 26 Norway
Authorities to further increase restrictions amid record rise in COVID-19 cases October 23 Switzerland
Nationwide protest scheduled on October 25 Zimbabwe
Thousands attend demonstration in Budapest on October 23 Hungary
US airstrike kill multiple suspected militants in Idlib governorate on October 22 Syria
Anti-government protest planned in Minsk for October 25 Belarus
Flight disruptions likely during planned air traffic workers' strike October 25-27 Sudan
Saudi-led coalition intercept Houthi drone near Yemeni border on October 23 Saudi Arabia
Anti-corruption protest scheduled in Nicosia for October 24 Cyprus
US Embassy issues advisory warning of possible terrorist threat on October 23 Turkey
Authorities amend curfew in Greater Male October 22 Maldives
Large crowds expected statewide in run-up to Bihar elections October 23 India
Nationwide demonstrations scheduled on October 26 and 29 India
Vijaya Dashami festival scheduled on October 26 Nepal
Protesters issue ultimatum for PM to resign, warn of continued unrest throughout weekend October 24-25 Thailand
Armed forces regain control of Farabougou (Koulikoro region) on October 22 Mali
 

10/22/2020

Authorities expand evacuations due to wildfires in Colorado October 22 United States
Hurricane Epsilon strengthens into Category 3 as it moves towards Bermuda October 21 Bermuda
Demonstrators to gather in Toronto on October 24 Canada
Authorities introduce nightly curfew in Dabou through October 25 due to unrest Cote d'Ivoire
Gunmen attack village in Zamfara State on October 20 Nigeria
Protests ongoing in Ibadan on October 22 Nigeria
Security forces respond to attempted jailbreak at Lagos' Ikoyi Prison on October 22 Nigeria
Over one million COVID-19 cases reported as of October 21 Spain
Authorities to introduce night-time curfew in Lazio region from October 23 Italy
Additional restrictions implemented following record rise in COVID-19 cases October 21 Czech Republic
Demonstrators to gather outside Guinean embassy in Paris October 22 France
Part-Dieu railway station in Lyon evacuated due to police operation October 22 France
Authorities expand restrictions nationwide as COVID-19 cases double within a week October 22 Slovenia
Public transport strike to take place in Bavaria on October 26, 27 Germany
Authorities introduce night-time curfews in additional departments from October 24 France
Hundreds protest over court ruling in Warsaw on October 22 Poland
Weekly Friday lockdown introduced until December 31 Jordan
Protests expected over appointment of Prime Minister October 22 Lebanon
Authorities announce lockdown in Kastoria from October 23 Greece
Curfews to be imposed in Athens and Thessaloniki from October 24 Greece
US embassy issues security message ahead of elections on October 28 Tanzania
Anti-Netanyahu protests reported in Tel Aviv on October 22 Israel
IDF conducts retaliatory strikes against Hamas targets in Gaza October 22 Israel
Multiple killed and wounded in Afghan military airstrike in Takhar province October 21 Afghanistan
Opposition party to protest in Chennai on October 24 India
Nationwide protests scheduled for October 23 Bangladesh
Protest against Omnibus bill planned in Jakarta on October 22 Indonesia
Authorities end state of emergency on October 22 Thailand
Pipeline explosion kills at least two in Bang Bo district (Samut Prakan province) October 22 Thailand
Flooding casualties mount as Typhoon Saudel approaches October 22 Vietnam
Landslide kills miners in South Sumatra province on October 21 Indonesia
Hong Kong solidarity protest scheduled in Taipei for October 25 Taiwan
Protest scheduled to be held in Melbourne on October 23 Australia
Puerto Rican emergency service call centers closed indefinitely due to confirmed COVID-19 cases October 21 Puerto Rico
 

10/21/2020

Protests scheduled to be held outside press clubs nationwide on October 22 Pakistan
Fatalities reported following clashes during protests in Lagos October 20 Nigeria
Labor protest scheduled in Panama City for October 22 Panama
Authorities ease some COVID-19 restrictions from October 20 Argentina
Tropical Storm Epsilon strengthens into Category 1 hurricane as it moves towards Bermuda October 21 Bermuda
Authorities extend COVID-19 restrictions until November 3 Iceland
Nationwide protests scheduled on October 21 Bangladesh
Reports of clashes in Conakry after provisional election results indicate Conde ahead October 21 Guinea
Multiple protesters killed amid unrest in Dabou October 21 Cote d'Ivoire
Police disperse protesters in Dakar October 21 Senegal
Authorities tighten and extend curfew until November 3 Chad
Unrest continues in Lagos despite curfew October 21 Nigeria
Nationwide indefinite transport strike scheduled from October 22 Congo (Brazzaville)
Protest planned in Brussels for October 25 Belgium
Authorities to close land borders until November 4 Djibouti
Security forces deploy tear gas to disperse protesters in Khartoum October 21 Sudan
Protest scheduled in Deryneia on October 25 Cyprus
Police operations ongoing in Zugdidi following armed bank robbery October 21 Georgia
Multiple fatalities reported following stampede in Jalalabad October 20 Afghanistan
Multiple fatalities following explosion in Karachi residential building October 21 Pakistan
Protests scheduled in Uttar Pradesh state for October 22 India
Security forces clash with Naga militants in Arunachal Pradesh state October 21 India
Tropical Storm Saudel causes evacuations and flooding in Quezon province October 21 Philippines
Authorities ease some entry restrictions from October 21 Australia
Nationwide demonstrations and strikes scheduled for October 21 Colombia
24-hour curfew declared in Jos North and Jos South (Plateau state) amid #EndSARS protests October 20 Nigeria
24-hour curfew declared in Ekiti State amid #EndSARS protests October 20 Nigeria
Boko Haram militants kill six soldiers in an ambush in Lac region October 20 Chad
Pro-government rally scheduled to be held in Mexico City on October 24 Mexico