Political And Civil Unrest

On streets of Tehran, relief for now at no wider conflict

Jan 9, 2020

Many Iranians say they are relieved that neither their country nor the United States appear primed right now for a more direct military confrontation

Thousands to march in Liberia to protest falling economy

Jan 6, 2020

Hundreds of Liberians have gathered in the capital Monday to demand that President George Weah take decisive action to improve the economy

Solidarity march against anti-Semitism, acts of hate

Jan 5, 2020

Throngs of demonstrators including city and state elected officials have streamed across the Brooklyn Bridge in a solidarity march against anti-Semitism and all acts of hate

Clashes erupt at Hong Kong rally to support China's Uighurs

Dec 22, 2019

Clashes have broken out between Hong Kong police and protesters at a rally in support of China's Uighur minority

India bans citizenship law protests, death toll rises to 14

Dec 20, 2019

Authorities in India now say 14 people have died and at least 4,000 have been detained amid growing protests against a new citizenship law that critics say marginalizes Muslims. Police banned public gatherings in parts of New Delhi and other cities for the third day in a row and cut internet services to try to stop the demonstrations

Dutch farmers, construction workers protest pollution policy

Dec 18, 2019

Farmers and construction workers are protesting across the Netherlands against government policies aimed at cutting pollution

Demonstrators besiege Pakistan newspaper 2nd time in a week

Dec 6, 2019

Dozens of protesters have briefly besieged the office of a well-known independent newspaper in Islamabad, chanting slogans against the editor and staff and setting fire to copies of the paper before fleeing

Palestinians protest US settlement decision in ‘day of rage’

Nov 26, 2019

Hundreds of Palestinians protesting against the U.S. announcement last week that it no longer considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank to be a violation of international law

Lawyers: Egypt releases 200 people swept up in crackdown

Nov 26, 2019

Egyptian rights lawyers say authorities have released over 200 people rounded up in a crackdown on recent, rare anti-government protests that brought the arrest of thousands more

Farmers blocking Berlin roads to protest government policies

Nov 26, 2019

Thousands of tractors are heading into Berlin as farmers protest the German government’s agricultural policies

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