protests
More than 1,000 people, mostly students dressed in black, rallied outside government offices in Hong Kong on June ...
18 days ago
HONG KONG—A Hong Kong court jailed four leaders of 2014 pro-democracy protests on April 24 amid heightened concerns ...
3 months ago
DHAKA, Bangladesh—Dozens of protesters gathered in Bangladesh’s capital on April 19 to demand justice for an 18-year-old woman ...
3 months ago
Eleven animal rights' activists who allegedly protested at an abattoir and feedlot in southern Queensland have been charged ...
3 months ago
PARIS—A French yellow vest protester’s hand was ripped apart on Feb. 9, during violent clashes in Paris as ...
5 months ago

Paris police fired water cannon and tear gas to push back "yellow vest" demonstrators from around the Arc ...
6 months ago
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has announced plans to punish people who hold unauthorized protests after weeks of ...
6 months ago
When Maria Lisanti, owner of La Bella Pizza Bistro, decided to paint a flag mural on the outside ...
8 months ago

BASRA, Iraq—Unknown assailants fired three Katyusha rockets at Iraq's Basra airport Saturday, an airport official said, after a ...
10 months ago
The United States on Sept. 5 declared Nicaragua's civil unrest a threat to the region's security, saying government ...
10 months ago
BASRA, Iraq—Five protesters were killed and 16 more injured during a second day of clashes with security forces ...
10 months ago

BUCHAREST, Romania—Tens of thousands of Romanians flocked to an anti-government protest from places near and far as local ...
11 months ago
Thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets calling for an end to the Islamic regime that has ...
2 years ago
TEHRAN, Iran—Clashes on Monday night between protesters and security forces in Iran killed nine people, state television reported ...
2 years ago

BARCELONA—Hundreds of thousands of Catalan independence supporters clogged one of Barcelona's main avenues on Saturday to demand the ...
2 years ago
NAIROBI/KISUMU, Kenya—Kenyan police killed at least 11 people in a crackdown on protests as anger at the re-election ...
2 years ago
MUMBAI—More than 200,000 protesters poured into India's financial capital on Wednesday, disrupting traffic and straining the railway network, ...
2 years ago

CARACAS—State workers in Venezuela are receiving frequent phone calls, pressure from bosses and threats of dismissal to ensure ...
2 years ago
CARACAS—Venezuela's opposition plastered election centers with slogans and rallied in honor of dead protesters on Monday in a ...
2 years ago
Protesters call for presidential elections in Caracas, Venezuela. They want to get rid of President Nicolás Maduro. Protesters ...
2 years ago

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A demonstration in downtown Kabul turned violent Friday as police fired at rock-throwing protesters ...
2 years ago
Protesters in Venezuela were met with tanks. Police also threw tear gas and shot water. Months of anti-government ...
2 years ago
After being denied air travel, his passport was taken away. Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles ran into trouble ...
2 years ago

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's lawmakers have approved a new batch of creditor-demanded measures that will impose further ...
2 years ago
Thousands of Venezuelans are in the streets. They face down tanks and risk life. President Maduro recently initiated ...
2 years ago
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Thousands of Venezuelans dressed in white marched in the capital Saturday to pay homage ...
2 years ago

The United States is monitoring the political situation in Venezuela, said U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on ...
2 years ago
Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles is on the campaign trail. The Venezuelan government’s decision to ban him from ...
2 years ago
A proposed pension reform by Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has angered retired public servants on the island. Around ...
2 years ago

Thousands of Russians took to the streets to demonstrate against corruption on Sunday, March 26. The unsanctioned protests ...
2 years ago