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The World’s Biggest Political Brawls -WSJ

The World’s Biggest Political Brawls 2/10/2017 7:01AM     WSJ -embeded content The U.S. Senate is no longer the setting for fisticuffs and fracases that it once was—but in many countries, politics can still get physical. Photo: Getty Images

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Kosovo opposition release teargas in parliament

PRISTINA, Kosovo — Opposition lawmakers released multiple canisters of tear gas in Kosovo’s Parliament on Friday, the latest in a series of protests over corruption, unemployment and diplomatic agreements the government has struck with neighboring Serbia and Montenegro.

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Watch|Shocking moment mass fight breaks out in Turkish parliament  —

This is the shocking moment a mass brawl broke out in the Turkish parliament as members of the ruling AK Party and the pro-Kurdish opposition kicked, punched and soaked each other in water. The fight broke out amid heated talks about lifting parliamentarians’ immunity from prosecution. Tensions flared until ministers…

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VIDEO: Parliament brawls around the world

As Julius Malema’s EFF group disrupt the opening of South Africa’s parliament, we look at parliamentary brawls around the world – from throwing eggs to throwing fists. from BBC News – World http://ift.tt/1ouV1YH via Felix Grovit Travel via VIDEO: Parliament brawls around the world — felixgrovit

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Coming up Roses

Rada deputy Oleg Barna removes Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk from the tribune, after presenting him a bouquet of roses, during the parliament session in Kiev, Ukraine, December 11, 2015. Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters from the tribune, after presenting him a bouquet of roses, during the parliament session in Kiev, Ukraine,…

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