During the January 11 installation Mass of Mgr.Celestino Aós as the new Archbishop of Santiago, Chile, a small number of protesters opened backpacks near the...
Iraqi security forces killed at least one protester and wounded 25 others on Friday when they launched tear gas canisters to break up a crowd trying to breach Baghdad's Sinak bridge, security and medical sources told Reuters.
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Saturday offered a major concession to unions contesting his government's overhaul of the pension system
Images and reports of the protests were carried by state-affiliated news agencies, alongside videos on social media.
Hong Kong police arrested about 400 people in New Year's Day protests after what started as a peaceful pro-democracy march of tens of thousands spiralled into chaotic scenes with police firing tear gas to disperse the crowds.
European Democrat Students while expressing concern
Protests over the last six months have drawn a wide swathe of Hong Kong society - from students to pensioners. Even white-collar professionals, like those in Chater park, have sometimes blocked roads in recent weeks, leading to face-offs with police.
Pressure mounts on Muscat as the protesting crowds swell