Protests and demonstrations

Cars circle central Moscow in anti-Putin protest

Thousands of cars flying white ribbons or white balloons circled central Moscow…

 

Police open fire at Bangladesh protesters, 3 dead

News reports say police have opened fire and used batons on crowds…

 

Drivers in Poland protest rising gas prices

Hundreds of drivers in Poland squeezed by rising gas prices waged a…

 

Information from Australian PM's aide led to clash

A clash between protesters and Australian police that forced bodyguards to rush…

Gambia president withdraws AU chairmanship bid

Gambia's government says President Yahya Jammeh has withdrawn his bid to chair…

Information from Australian PM's aide led to clash

A clash between protesters and Australian police that forced bodyguards to rush…

Ukraine: Activist protest arrival of US Navy ship

Anti-Western activists in southern Ukraine have protested the arrival of a U.S.…

Bahrain police fire tear gas at rally in capital

Security forces in Bahrain have fired tear gas and stun grenade after…

Senegal opposition to go ahead with rally

Senegal opposition leaders say they received last-minute government authorization to hold a…

Activists: Syrian troops kill 6 protesters in Hama

Activists say Syrian security forces have fired guns and tear gas at…

Putin accuses Clinton of encouraging protesters

Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has accused U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham…