Hong Kong: Several arrested in protests against mainland shoppers
Fifteen pro-democracy demonstrators who targeted a shopping mall near the border with mainland China have been detained. Hong Kong's protest movement has increased efforts to cause economic disruption over the holidays.
Baghdad's 'Tahrir Beach' where the revolution takes a break
Close to Baghdad's protest hotspot of Tahrir Square, a sandy Tigris River bank offers relief from the revolution as youths play football and smoke waterpipes to booming hiphop music. It is on this half-kilometre stretch where the post-Saddam generation celebrates its uprising on the beach, escaping the teargas and bullets for a more festive, Club Med-style atmosphere.
As Algeria holds its first ever president debate, thousands protest in Algiers
Algeria where the country's first ever presidential debate is being overshadowed by hundreds of thousands of protestors demanding the elections be scrapped. We also have the latest on the building collapse in Nairobi that has killed a handful of people, and we meet the nomadic Fulani people whose way of life is being threatened by climate change.
"DSS pulled out their guns in court, put me in a choke hold" - Omoyele Sowore
Convener of Revolution Now protest, Omoyele Sowore narrates his ordeal in court as DSS tried to rearrest him barely 24 hrs after his release.
Fire rages at Hong Kong campus entrance as protesters fend off police: AFP
A large fire burns near an entrance to a besieged Hong Kong campus after protesters threw Molotov cocktails to fend off a police advance on the university, according to AFP reporters at the scene.
How DSS threatened, harassed and injured protesters requesting release of Sowore
Operatives of the Department of State Services on Tuesday fired live rounds into the air and used tear gas to disperse protesters seeking the release of Omoyele Sowore, who has been held since August after calling for a revolution.
Youths unhappy with constant change of NDDC Management board
Youths in Rivers State are unhappy with the leadership controversy in the Niger Delta Development Commission. They expressed their grievances during a protest at the commission’s headquarters in Port Harcourt.
Tens of thousands march in Spanish unity protest
Spanish unity supporters are demonstrating in Barcelona. The demonstration comes after days of protests by Catalan separatists.