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Clashes in Valencia continued through Sunday afternoon, as National Guards fired tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse opposition supporters.
German said that designation has practical effects at the local police level, as protests by groups such as Black Lives Matter are met by police with tear gas, rubber bullets, mace and other chemical agents.
Authorities had unleashed tear gas, fired rubber bullets, and blasted freezing protesters with water cannons.
The sound of a helicopter constantly whirred in my ears and tear gas burned in my throat.
The protests and the forceful police response — first with batons and pepper spray, and then with tear gas — ignited what became known as the Umbrella Movement, as tent cities sprung up across the city where demonstrators used umbrellas as shields.
Only a month ago protests broke out in several Iranian Kurdish cities and were quelled by tear gas.
The small gathering was quickly dispersed with tear gas.
The fliers advised supporters to bring bandannas to cover their faces in case police fire tear gas.
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: a gas that makes people unable to see by causing their eyes to be filled with tears and that is used especially by the police or military to separate large groups of people
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