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30 Oct 2019
More than a dozen people were killed and hundreds injured when Iraqi security officials "opened fire on protesters" overnight, according to reports. Anti-government protests have entered their fifth day across Iraq.
10 Sep 2019
Parties tied to ruling United Russia have though retained their majority in Moscow despite flagging support, local media says. Protests and the exclusion of opposition candidates put the poll under intense scrutiny.
4 Sep 2019
Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, has denied she considered resigning over months of protests. She has addressed reporters after an audio recording emerged of her saying she wanted to quit.
13 Jul 2019
Group storms Shoprite, protests alleged intellectual property theft.
13 Mar 2019
Anti-government protests in Serbia have entered a fourth month, as thousands gathered in Belgrade. Demonstrators have called for an end on what they call President Aleksandar Vucic's stranglehold of the media.
4 Dec 2018
France has suspended a planned fuel tax hike which has sparked violent protests. In a televised address, the prime minister called for an end to violent protests, saying "no tax deserves to risk unity of the nation."
14 Jan 2018
Protests in the West Bank urging for the release of 16 year old Ahed Tammi turn violent.
5 Aug 2017
Group protests, demands release of El-Zakzaky.
3 Jun 2017
Streets in Kabul have been blocked and people have been advised by authorities not to attend protests.
4 Jan 2017
South African university students have been protesting against higher school fees and the euro-centrism of their education for the past year. They are asking for more black professors and a curriculum that references African authors.

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