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09/14/2020

Indefinite transport strike disrupts overland travel and commercial services in Bihar state September 14 India
Government extends current COVID-19 alert levels until September 21 New Zealand
Demonstration scheduled to be held in Tegucigalpa on September 15 Honduras
Authorities extend some COVID-19 restrictions until September 27 Mexico
Evacuations ordered as Tropical Storm Sally approaches north-central Gulf Coast September 14 United States
Activists stage anti-government demonstrations in Buenos Aires and other cities September 13 Argentina
Opposition leader injured in assault by unidentified assailants in Abidjan September 13 Cote d'Ivoire
Anti-government protests in Abidjan September 14 Cote d'Ivoire
Pro-junta demonstration planned in Bamako September 15 Mali
Demonstrators to gather in Bamako September 17 Mali
Protests scheduled to be held in southwest states from September 14 Nigeria
Healthcare employees begin seven-day strike nationwide September 14 Nigeria
Protesters in Beni gather to denounce insecurity in North Kivu province September 14 Congo (Kinshasa)
Suspected militants attack two vehicles in Cabo Delgado province September 12 Mozambique
Eastern-based government tenders resignation amid protests September 13 Libya
Protesters gather at Tripoli's Souk Althoulata roundabout September 14 Libya
Planned water outages to affect multiple Cairo neighborhoods on September 14 Egypt
Militants kill soldiers during operation near Tripoli September 13 Lebanon
Multiple fatalities during clashes at refugee camp in Madi Okollo county (Northern region) September 11 Uganda
Fatal inter-communal clashes in Nakuru county September 13 Kenya
Airstrikes kill militia fighters near Al Bukamal (Deir Ez-Zor province) September 14 Syria
IS claims IED attack on military vehicle in North Sinai province September 13 Egypt
VBIED blast kills seven in Afrin (Aleppo province) September 14 Syria
Reports of rocket fire near Baghdad International Zone September 14 Iraq
Authorities announce mandatory COVID-19 PCR test six days after entering Abu Dhabi September 12 United Arab Emirates
Demonstrators to gather in Tehran September 15 Iran
Militant leader killed in Waziristan security operation September 13 Pakistan
Activists plan protest in Karachi September 14 Pakistan
Protesters gather in Peshawar (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province) September 14 Pakistan
Heightened security ahead of possible protests in Ashgabat September 14 Turkmenistan
CPB supporters to rally in Dhaka September 15 Bangladesh
Protest scheduled to be held in Surabaya for September 14 Indonesia
Chinese Foreign Minister to visit Ulaanbaatar September 15-16 Mongolia
Over 75,000 COVID-19 cases reported as of September 12 Japan
Emergency services respond to train derailment in British Columbia September 14 Canada
 

09/13/2020

Authorities extend states of emergency and disaster in Victoria until October 11 Australia
Anti-government protests scheduled to be held on September 13 Belarus
Tropical Storm Sally strengthens as it treks towards north-central Gulf Coast on September 13 United States
Authorities extend some COVID-19 restrictions through October 11 Trinidad and Tobago
March scheduled to be held in Sao Paulo on September 13 Brazil
Paulette intensifies into Category 1 hurricane, forecast to bring hazardous conditions from September 13 Bermuda
Suicide attack kill six civilians in Far North region on September 11 Cameroon
Internet service disruptions reported across country ahead of baccalaureate exams September 13 Algeria
Protests scheduled to be held in Brussels on September 13 Belgium
Security forces kill suspected rebels in Bugarama (Rumonge Province) September 11 Burundi
Clashes reported amid protests in Benghazi and Marj September 12 Libya
Highest daily increase in COVID-19 cases reported September 12 France
Authorities report record single-day increase of COVID-19 cases September 13 Czech Republic
Police investigate possible extremist motive following stabbing incident in Stolberg (North Rhine-Westphalia) September 13 Germany
Coalition airstrikes hit Houthi military targets in Sanaa for second consecutive night on September 13 Yemen
Sandstorm disrupts travel in Ankara province on September 12 Turkey
IED blast hits US logistics convoy in Saladin Governorate September 12 Iraq
Hundreds arrested in anti-government protests in Minsk September 13 Belarus
Turkish military carry out anti-PKK operation in Sirnak province September 13 Turkey
Authorities to lift some international flight restrictions from September 15 Saudi Arabia
Government announces three-week nationwide lockdown from September 18 amid rising COVID-19 cases Israel
UVIED blast reported in Kabul's PD5 September 13 Afghanistan
Dozens arrested at rally in Male September 12 Maldives
Over 300,000 COVID-19 cases confirmed as of September 12 Pakistan
Dozens feared killed in Bahrabise municipality landslides September 13 Nepal
Dozens displaced by flooding in Kuala Kangsar (Perak State) September 12 Malaysia
Authorities introduce enhanced movement restrictions in Kota Setar district (Kedah State) from September 11 Malaysia
Authorities ease social distancing for two weeks ahead of Chuseok holiday September 13 South Korea
Scores arrested at Melbourne anti-lockdown protest September 13 Australia
Borders to reopen for international flights into El Salvador from September 19 El Salvador
 

09/12/2020

Authorities extend suspension of international flights until October 31 Georgia
Yellow Vest protests reported nationwide on September 12 France
Authorities to ease some COVID-19 restrictions from September 14 Panama
Government claims to have prevented attempt to sabotage oil facilities in Falcon State September 11 Venezuela
Anti-quarantine demonstration held in Caaguazu September 11 Paraguay
Authorities extend COVID-19-related measures until October 1 Cuba
Several vehicles burned during protests in Nazon (Port-au-Prince) September 12 Haiti
Authorities extend COVID-19 state of catastrophe by 90 days until December 31 Chile
Protests reported in multiple cities nationwide September 11 Chile
Tropical Storm Paulette forecast to bring hazardous conditions from September 13 Bermuda
Heavy rains bring flooding and disruptions on Santiago on September 12 amid tropical wave conditions Cape Verde
Multiple fatalities as ambulance hits roadside IED near Boura (Sikasso Region) on September 11 Mali
Dozens of artisanal miners believed killed in shaft collapse near Kamituga (South Kivu) September 11 Congo (Kinshasa)
Recent heavy rains kill at least six September 12 Tunisia
Infrastructure sabotage causes power outage in Port Harcourt on September 11 Nigeria
Authorities to tighten some COVID-19 restrictions from September 14 Austria
COVID-19 curfew hours reduced from September 11 following fall in daily cases Rwanda
Air transport strike scheduled for September 16 Italy
Demonstrators set to gather in Munich September 12 Germany
Over 400,000 COVID-19 cases confirmed as of September 11 France
Gas leak explosion reported in Milan residential building on September 12 Italy
Militia members gather in Ghut al Romman ahead of planned protest in Tripoli on September 13 Libya
Herders killed in clashes with suspected livestock thieves in Turkana County September 10 Kenya
Protest scheduled in Nicosia for September 12 Cyprus
Coalition airstrikes hit Houthi military targets in Sanaa September 12 Yemen
Istanbul authorities introduce COVID-19 social gathering restrictions September 12 Turkey
Explosion in Ras al-Ain causes casualties on September 12 Syria
Commemorative rally to be held in Beirut on September 12 Lebanon
Police disperse migrant protest on Lesbos with tear gas on September 12 Greece
Anti-government protesters clash with security forces in Khartoum September 11 Sudan
Arrests made following continued unrest in Minsk September 12 Belarus
Turkish military position near Afrin hit by artillery fire on September 12 Syria
Over 100,000 COVID-19 cases reported as of September 12 Romania
Authorities report record single-day increase of COVID-19 cases on September 12 United Arab Emirates
Thousands protest in Port Louis over government response to oil spill September 12 Mauritius
Police utilize water cannon and tear gas to disperse demonstrators in Thiruvananthapuram September 12 India
Protest scheduled to be held in Melbourne on September 12 Australia
Protest scheduled to be held in Melbourne on September 13 Australia
Protest over COVID-19 restrictions in Auckland on September 12 New Zealand
Activists set fire to government building in Mexico City on September 11 Mexico
 

09/11/2020

Authorities tighten some COVID-19 restrictions from September 10 Georgia
New COVID-19 restrictions to take effect in Palma (Mallorca) from September 11 Spain
More than half a million evacuated amid ongoing Oregon wildfires September 11 United States
Protests against police brutality spreads to cities nationwide September 10 Colombia
6.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Tocopilla (Antofagasta region) on September 11 Chile
Election-related rally scheduled for September 13 in Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire
Authorities set to defuse unexploded ordnance on September 13 Italy
Security operations continue in Bamenda (Northwest Region) September 10 Cameroon
Flooding causes damage and casualties in Agwara LGA (Niger state) September 11 Nigeria
Authorities extend Health State of Emergency until October 10 Morocco
At least 16 killed, thousands homeless in Bauchi state floods September 11 Nigeria
Government extends National State of Disaster until October 15 South Africa
Officials extend COVID-19 restrictions until September 17 Namibia
Protests in Benghazi continue for second day on September 11 Libya
Unidentified attackers kill six in Matongo (Kayanza Province) September 10 Burundi
Explosions reported at military facility in Zarqa September 10 Jordan
Suspected Israeli airstrikes hit targets near Aleppo September 11 Syria
Emerging reports of explosion at military facility north of Khartoum September 11 Sudan
Localized disruptions possible in Doha as inter-Afghan peace talks begin September 12 Qatar
International flights expected to resume from October 1 Uganda
Suicide bombing in Kismayo results in multiple dead September 11 Somalia
Rally scheduled to be held in Istanbul on September 13 Turkey
Demonstration scheduled in Jerusalem on September 12 Israel
Security forces kill Taliban militants in Khost province September 10 Afghanistan
Explosion kills one, injures more than 20 near Tehran on September 11 Iran
Protest scheduled in Karachi on September 12 Pakistan
Anti-police protest reported in Lahore on September 11 Pakistan
Nationwide gender-based violence protests scheduled until September 13 Pakistan
Nationwide anti-government protests scheduled for September 14 India
Gas explosion leaves multiple people injured at hotel in Zhuhai (Guangdong province) September 11 China
Multiple protests held in Benghazi over living conditions and service delivery September 10 Libya
Largest recorded wildfire in California burning north of Sacramento September 11 United States
 

09/10/2020

Wildfires cause damage throughout Washington state September 10 United States
Wildfire kills three in California September 9 United States
Pro-gun rally scheduled in Ottawa for September 12 Canada
Air, land, and sea borders set to reopen from 18 September Guatemala
Protesters clash with police in Bogota September 9 Colombia
Journalist found beheaded in Veracruz state September 9 Mexico
Authorities confirm five killed, dozens injured, in Bogota unrest September 10 Colombia
Residents advised to stay home after nine killed and dozens injured in Bogota unrest on September 10 Colombia
Fuel shortages increase as tankers awaited September 9 Venezuela
Authorities to cease COVID-19 screening for international arrivals from September 14 United States
Opposing activist groups scheduled to protest in Arlington (Massachusetts) on September 10 United States
Police in Bamako utilize tear gas to disperse protesters on September 10 Mali
Gunmen ambush FAMa patrol in Ségou region on September 9 Mali
Environmental protests scheduled nationwide on September 10 United Kingdom
Suspected ADF militant attack kills dozens in Irumu territory (Ituri Province) September 10 Congo (Kinshasa)
Several countries to be added to quarantine list from September 12 United Kingdom
Demonstrators to gather in Geneva September 12 Switzerland
Authorities tighten COVID-19 restrictions in multiple municipalities September 9 Denmark
Yellow Vest marches scheduled in Paris for September 12 France
Protests scheduled in Skopje for September 11 North Macedonia
Vehicular protest to be held in Murcia on September 11 Spain
Saudi air defences intercept drone targeting Najran September 10 Saudi Arabia
Protests erupt ahead of deputy presidential visit in Kisii town (Kisii County) September Kenya
Security forces apprehend suspected terrorists Kirsehir province September 10 Turkey
Large fire reported in Port of Beirut on September 10 Lebanon
Reports of indirect fire near Baghdad International Airport on September 10 Iraq
Mortar fire hits multiple areas in central Mogadishu September 10 Somalia
Authorities warn of enhanced restrictions as COVID-19 cases rise September 10 United Arab Emirates
Protesters to gather nationwide September 10 Iran
Farmers block national highway in Kurukshetra (Haryana state) September 10 India
Highest daily increase in COVID-19 cases reported on September 10 India
Lockdown extended in Kathmandu Valley until September 16 Nepal
Restrictions increased in Yangon amid rise in COVID-19 cases September 10 Myanmar
Officials announce COVID-19 restrictions in Jakarta from September 14 Indonesia
Police use tear gas and pellets to disperse protesters in Demerara-Mahaica and Mahaica-Berbice regions September 7 Guyana
Demonstrators and counter-demonstrators to gather in Hanover September 12 Germany
Demonstrators to gather in Thessaloniki on September 12 Greece
Protesters gather in Tehran September 9 Iran
Reports of fatalities as wildfires continue across Oregon September 9 United States
 

09/09/2020

Authorities extend stay-at-home orders in Honolulu (Hawaii) until September 24 United States
Demonstrators gather in Colombo September 8 Sri Lanka
Police arrest multiple protesters in Portland (Oregon) September 8 United States
Cameron Peak Fire in Larimer county (Colorado) continues to grow September 9 United States
Two die after clashes break out during protest at dam in Chihuahua state September 8 Mexico
Laid-off workers demonstrate in Cochabamba September 9 Bolivia
Heavy rains cause flooding nationwide September 9 Mauritania
Authorities downgrade country's COVID-19 response to state of calamity September 9 Guinea-Bissau
Widespread flooding kills at least 13 as of September 9 Burkina Faso
Authorities to restrict social gatherings from September 14 United Kingdom
Suspected CODECO rebels kill local official and soldier in Djugu territory September 7 Congo (Kinshasa)
Heavy rains cause flooding across Niamey September 9 Niger
Authorities to allow domestic and international flights to resume September 14 Angola
Militants kill seven civilians in attack in Far North region September 9 Cameroon
Female activists to hold demonstration in Kinshasa September 12 Congo (Kinshasa)
Police investigate five suspicious items in Pescara September 9 Italy
Strike action, protests, planned nationwide September 17 France
Authorities to make face masks compulsory indoors from September 10 Czech Republic
Authorities evacuate neighborhood in Manisa Province due to forest fire September 8 Turkey
Houthi rebels claim drones cause damage at Abha International Airport September 9 Saudi Arabia
Fire forces thousands to evacuate migrant camp on Lesbos September 9 Greece
Face masks mandatory in all public areas September 8 Turkey
IED blast targets restaurant in Mogadishu's Boondhere district September 9 Somalia
Multiple killed in Unity state cattle raid September 9 South Sudan
Authorities evacuate residential areas near Keratea due to wildfire September 9 Greece
Authorities implement nightly curfews as of September 9 Jordan
Residents erect roadblocks in Combani and Miréréni (Tsingoni commune) following violent unrest September 9 Mayotte
Reports of explosion in Kabul's PD4 September 9 Afghanistan
IED targets Vice President's convoy in Kabul's PD4 September 9 Afghanistan
Protests associated with trial of political leader possible in Islamabad September 9 Pakistan
Multiple detained in demonstrations in Baku September 9 Azerbaijan
Protesters to gather across Maharashtra state September 10 India
Shelling kills civilians in Rakhine state September 8 Myanmar
Taxi drivers gather to demonstrate in Bangkok September 8 Thailand
Protesters to gather nationwide between September 9-21 Thailand
Police carry out arrests during protest at Freedom Park in Phnom Penh September 7 Cambodia
Security forces target Abu Sayyaf militants in clashes in Zamboanga Sibugay province September 9 Philippines
Governor invokes emergency act as wildfires burn across Oregon September 8 United States
 

09/08/2020

Authorities introduce stricter curfew hours September 8 Jamaica
Train services resume in Kyushu resume following passage of Typhoon Haishen September 8 Japan
Wildfire ongoing in Gallatin county (Montana state) September 7 United States
Wildfire ongoing in Okanogan and Douglas counties (Washington state) September 7 United States
Demonstrators clash in Salem (Oregon) September 7 United States
Wildfire destroys much of Malden (Washington state) September 7-8 United States
Demonstrators to gather in Guatemala City September 8 Guatemala
Activists to stage demonstrations nationwide September 9 Peru
Protesters clash with police in Port-au-Prince September 7 Haiti
Tropical Storm Warning in effect due to passage of Tropical Storm Rene September 7-8 Cape Verde
Opposition plan rally to be held in Yamoussoukro September 12 Cote d'Ivoire
Pro-junta demonstrators gather in Bamako September 8 Mali
Islamic State claims Sousse knife attack on September 6 Tunisia
Demonstration scheduled in Luanda September 12 Angola
Labor union suspends planned demonstration in Port Harcourt (Rivers state) September 8 Nigeria
Heavy rain and flooding causes overland disruption in Algiers and across the country September 8 Algeria
Gunmen kill three in Goma's Ndosho area (North Kivu province) September 7 Congo (Kinshasa)
Multiple hostages released in Aru territory (Ituri province) September 7 Congo (Kinshasa)
Authorities introduce tighter COVID-19 restrictions in Bolton September 8 United Kingdom
Hundreds of protesters gather in Algiers for appeal hearing of detained journalist September 8 Algeria
Authorities evacuate village in Arcos de Valdevez municipality (Norte region) due to wildfire September 8 Portugal
National Day celebrations in Catalonia September 11 Spain
Authorities to test disaster warning systems nationwide September 10 Germany
Protesters block N4 highway between Dinokana and Zeerust (North West province) September 8 South Africa
Demonstrators to gather in Madrid September 9 Spain
Protests against COVID-19 restrictions planned in Trieste on September 11 Italy
Domestic flights to resume September 10 and international flights October 1 Zimbabwe
SNA forces repel Al-Shabaab attack in Bal'ad September 8 Somalia
Emergency services respond to warehouse fire along King Abdulaziz Road in Buraydah September 8 Saudi Arabia
Saudi air defences intercept drone targeting Abha International Airport September 8 Saudi Arabia
Ethnic clashes kill five in Bute (Wajir County) September 6 Kenya
Authorities ease COVID-19 restrictions September 8 Iraq
Anti-government demonstrations called for nationwide September 10 Bulgaria
Bandit attack kills two near Rumbek (Lakes state) September 7 South Sudan
Authorities ease some COVID-19 movement restrictions September 8 Azerbaijan
Reports of warning shots in Ladakh region September 7 India
Military forces clash with Arakan Army rebels in Rakhine state September 8 Myanmar
Campaign period for general election begins on September 8 Myanmar
Reports of warning shots in Askai Chin region September 7 China
Authorities to ease restrictions on public gatherings September 11 Hong Kong
Demonstrators gather in Dili September 8 East Timor
Hundreds gather to protest in Bogota September 7 Colombia
Commemorative rallies to take place nationwide September 10 Turkey
Security forces kill six militants in Bitlis province September 6 Turkey
Wildfires continue to burn across California amid record heatwave September 7 United States