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Italian police use water cannon to break up health pass protest at port

  By Reuters and published by Channel NewsAsia Trieste, Italy – Italian police used water cannons and tear gas today (Oct. 18) to clear a sit-in at the port of Trieste, where opponents of the government’s mandatory Covid-19 health pass have tried to block access. The north-eastern port has been the focal point of protest

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Dutch protest against Covid-19 vaccine pass to enter bars, restaurants

By Reuters, published by Channel NewsAisa The Hague – Hundreds of protesters marched against the introduction of a “corona pass” in the Netherlands today (Sept. 25), as proof of Covid-19 vaccination became compulsory to get into bars, restaurants, theatres and other venues. The new requirement to show the pass or a recent negative coronavirus test

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