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Protesters against the military coup are flashing the gesture as a silent act of rebellion, and they're being threatened with arrest if they ignore warnings to stop.  (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

‘Hunger Games’ Salute Being Used As Protest Symbol In Thailand

Protesters against the military coup are flashing the gesture as a silent act of rebellion.

06/03/2014

Thailand's army imposed martial law amid a deepening political crisis that has seen six months of protests and claimed at least 28 lives.  (Photo: Rufus Cox/Getty Images)

Thailand’s Army Declares Martial Law, Denies Coup

Thailand’s army imposed martial law amid a deepening political crisis that has seen six months of protests and claimed at least 28 lives.

05/20/2014

Egyptian soldiers guard a polling station in Cairo. (MOHAMED EL-SHAHED/AFP/Getty Images)

Egypt Holds Key Vote On Country’s New Charter

Two-day voting is a blow to the Muslim Brotherhood, which wanted the reinstatement of ousted president Mohammed Morsi.

01/14/2014

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