US: Austin Police Delay Release of Footage in Fatal Shooting, Killed Black Man
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Austin Police Department released footage of the moment officers shot dead a Texas black man, Michael Ramos, who announced he was unarmed and had his hands above his head before the incident. Police body camera and cruiser in-car camera system footage have finally been disclosed by authorities after they missed their own June deadline to provide details about the death of Michael Ramos. The 42-year-old's death on April 24 outraged community members and helped fuel anti-police brutality demonstrations in Austin. [VIDEO]
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On 3rd Anniversary, Charlottesville Keeps Happening, All over America
TEHRAN (FNA)- On Aug. 11, 2017, hundreds of people descended on Charlottesville, Virginia, a bucolic college town that is home to the University of Virginia, a school established in 1819 by Thomas Jefferson after his presidency. After three years, Charlottesville keeps happening, all over America and Black people are still learning how to respond to white-supremacist provocations. [VIDEO]
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Saudi Crisis: Yemeni Demonstrators Burn Tyres at Aden Water Shortage Protest
TEHRAN (FNA)- ​Protesters set fire to tyres as they gathered outside the headquarters of the local water supplier in Aden on Wednesday, as the port city grapples with water shortages. Since the current Saudi war began five years ago, Aden has been the nominal capital of the Saudi-backed government of Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi, although he remains in Riyadh. [VIDEO]