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a policy of taking direct and militant action to achieve a political or social goal

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Since then, the detainees' relatives have been staging strikes and protests to condemn the 'arbitrary detention' of the activists.
"The criminal police department of the regional police corps headquarters in Trenin decided that 12 activists, who non-violently protected the Upper Nitra region against coal mining, did not commit any crime," Greenpeace informed on its website.The activists from Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, and Belgium posted a banner on November 22, 2018 on the mining tower of the coal mining company Hornonitrianske Bane Prievidza, reading "End the coal era".
On social media, Saudi activists have campaigned in support of the pregnant activist who was arrested while in her late stage of pregnancy.
Sixty-two-year-old deputy Ameer of Jamaat, Ahmadullah Parray Makki, was picked up from his home in Khiram village of Bijbehara along with 15 other JI activists and was lodged in Mattan jail.
In a report on Monday, Africa Researcher Otsieno Namwaya said the police and the military are harassing and intimidating environmental rights activists.
The angry activists pelted police with stones which resulted in minor injuries to police personnel and also damaged two police vehicles.
The directive was reportedly issued amid a tense situation arising out of the Dec 26, 2017 protest sit-in by a large group of party activists against Senator Gyanchand over his alleged refusal to oblige them.
While talking to reporter here on Wednesday, Additional Director Livestock Department Dr Sabtain said the selected Community Activists would get training for 28 days and Rs 200 per day would be given to each activist.
The video, which has gone viral, has Bajrang Dal activists mocking law and order at their will.
They bitterly condemned Islamabad police action against empty hands PTI workers and termed action against female activists inhuman.
According to the report, activists' interests may not be aligned with those of executive management and other long-term shareholders.
QWhat A There are a hardcore of around 20 activists on Merseyside although they have the ability to mobilise more.
"The activists are the rockstars," says Goldberg, who has represented dozens different activist investors in the past 18 years and has noticed how the narrative surrounding activist shareholders has evolved, especially in the past three or four years.