Tag: unrest

Opposition website says at least 631 killed in Iran unrest

The reported toll has varied between a Reuters account of 1,500 dead and an Amnesty International figure of more than 300

Hong Kong student who fell during protests dies, fresh unrest likely

A student at a Hong Kong university who fell during protests at the weekend died early on Friday morning, marking the first student death during the anti-government demonstrations that have roiled the city and set the stage for fresh unrest.

Death toll climbs, unrest spreads in Iraq in days of protests

Iraqi security forces opened fire on thousands of demonstrators who defied a curfew in Baghdad on Thursday and exchanged fire with gunmen in southern...