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Party to defy protest ban   Kenya: Opposition leader Raila Odinga has insisted a banned mass march will go ahead in Nairobi despite pleas for post-election unrest to stop Election violence kills 'at least 124' Map of Nairobi Kenya
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Kenya braced for wave of protests  Opposition activists are set to begin 3 days of banned mass rallies across the country against the disputed presidential election result Kenya faces 3 days of rallies  Main opposition has called three days of nationwide rallies to protest at the December 27 polls it says were effectively stolen Opposition plans new rally   Kenya: Thousands of opposition supporters are expected to make another attempt to hold a rally in Nairobi Water cannon used on march Map of Nairobi Kenya
Kenyans protest attacks on women for wearing miniskirts   1,000 people stormed the streets to protest incidents of men publicly attacking women and stripping them naked for wearing a miniskirt   Anti-government protesters march   Somalia: Demonstrators, including women dressed in full hijabs brandishing AK-47 automatic rifles, marched through the streets of Somali capital   Stations air animal noises to protest   Somalia: Roars, growls and galloping hooves replaced music on some of radio stations in a protest of a ban on music imposed by Islamic extremists Women ban sex over political reform  Kenya: Activists are urging women to withhold sex for a week to protest the growing divide in Kenya's coalition government Report: Gang members killed in protests Map of Nairobi Kenya  Kenya: At least 11 members of a gang were killed in a confrontation with police following protests in Nairobi and other parts of the country Opposition threatens mass protests  Kenya: Opposition party says it will embark on a 'mass civil disobedience campaign' if its demands aren't met in the intensive negotiations Opposition calls off rally   Kenya: The leader of Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has called off a mass protest planned for Thursday in Nairobi Renewed ethnic clashes  Kenya: Renewed fighting broke out in a slum following the deaths of20 people in demonstrations against the disputed re-election of President Kibaki Protesters to mount boycott   Kenya: The opposition says it will boycott companies run by allies of President Kibaki in protest at the outcome of presidential election '7 dead' in Kenyan protests   Young men armed with machetes hurled stones at police who fired back tear gas, but most of the country was quiet Protest enters second day   Kenya: Supporters of the opposition leader, Raila Odinga, say they will defy a police ban on public rallies and stage a second day of protests Police shoot protesters

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  Kenya: Government troops fired at people who answered the opposition's call for nationwide protests of the outcome of presidential election.    Opposition leaders attempting to launch a rally in Nairobi ha...
  Kenya: The police have fired water cannons against several hundred anti-government protesters trying to attend a banned rally

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  Kenya: Opposition supporters fought with police a day after President Kibaki was returned to power in elections marred by accusations of vote-rigging
 Police banned his supporters from holding a mass alternative inauguration ceremony in the center of Nairobi. There were running battles in Nairobi slums, and violence was reported in the city of Mombasa. Police fired live rounds and tear gas at protesters armed with clubs and machetes
Dec.30 Riots erupt after president re-elected Map of Nairobi Kenya
  Kenya: Government has suspended all live TV broadcasts as violence engulfed Nairobi following the re-election of incumbent president Mwai Kibaki

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Apr.20 Rally over slaying of boy with HIV   Kenya: Several hundred AIDS activists took to the streets of Nairobi to protest the killing of a 15-year-old Feb.10   Anti-cartoon protester shot  Kenya: Police shot at hundreds demonstrating against cartoons of the Prophet, wounding at least one person

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Nov.27 Opposition rallies outlawed  Kenya: The government has dismissed calls for new elections, days after voters rejected a new constitution Nov.4 Political unrest spreads
. Ethiopia Nov.2 23 killed in clashes. Ethiopia Oct.31 Zanzibari police show force. Tanzania Jun.8 At least 18 dead in clash Map of Addis Ababa Ethiopia
  Ethiopia: In a third day of unrest following a disputed election, protesters clash with security forces in Addis Ababa

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1. 2014-11-17 Kenyans protest attacks on women for wearing miniskirts Nairobi, Kenya
C. 2010-07-05 Anti-government protesters march Mogadishu, Somalia
D. 2010-04-13 Stations air animal noises to protest Mogadishu, Somalia
4. 2009-04-30 Women ban sex over political reform Kenya
2008-04-14 Report: Gang members killed in protests Nairobi, Kenya
G. 2008-02-22 Opposition threatens mass protests Kenya
H. 2008-01-23 Opposition calls off rally Nairobi, Kenya
I. 2008-01-20 Renewed ethnic clashes Kenya
J. 2008-01-18 Protesters to mount boycott Kenya

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