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Fake Reports of Antifascist Protests Enrage Trump Supporters

A fake antifascist Facebook account set up to “troll leftists” results in actual protests by alternative-right demonstrators On May 18th, an event set up on...

White Nationalists Protest Removal Of Robert E. Lee Sculpture

Dozens of white nationalists spread in two parks on Saturday while singing Nazi slogans and waving torches protesting the removal of a Robert E....

Iraq beefs up Baghdad security ahead of Sadr rallies

Sadr has called for protests and sit-ins at gates of Baghdad’s Green Zone on Friday to press for accelerating anti-corruption reformsBy Ali Jawwad &...

Iraqi PM rejects ‘unlicensed’ protests ahead of Sadr rallies

Last month, Sadr gave Abadi 45-day deadline to present names of technocrats for new governmentBy Arif Youssef & Ali Jawwad BAGHDAD –...

Protests spread across Greece

About 6,000 protest draft pension reforms in Athens as tension in rest of country continues to riseBy Vasiliki MitsiniotouATHENS - Protests have spread...

Death toll mounts at Nigerian Shia protests

At least seven killed Tuesday as hospital reports more than 60 bodies received since SaturdayBy Rafiu AjakayeLAGOS, Nigeria - At least seven people...

Protestors attack Turkish embassy in Moscow

-Stones, paint and eggs hurled at building as protest over downing of Russian jet turns violentMOSCOW – Turkey’s embassy in Moscow has been...

Protesters demand Indonesian president resign

Demonstrators take to streets to protest goverment economic policies, regulations governing minimum-wage increasesBy Ainur RohmahJAKARTA - Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of...

Tens of thousands march against PKK across Turkey

Demonstrations were held in response to 16 soldiers martyred in terror attack on SundayANKARA - Turkey entered a second day of protests against...

Pro-government million march organized in Baghdad

Both in parliament and in the streets, political pressure is rising in IraqBy Abdullah SaadBAGHDAD, Iraq – Last week, the influential Shia religious...

Turkey: 24 people wounded in protests after Suruc attack

Injured include 11 policemen, who were wounded in illegal protests since bomb attack in Suruc that killed 32 in SanliurfaANKARA - At least...

UPDATE – Six anti-Sisi demonstrators killed in Egypt's Giza

First day of Eid sees anti-regime protests in Giza, to which security forces respond with live ammunitionADDS BROTHERHOOD STATEMENT GIZA, Egypt – Six people were killed...

Six anti-Sisi demonstrators killed in Egypt's Giza

First day of Eid sees anti-regime protests in Giza, to which security forces respond with live ammunitionGIZA, Egypt - Six people were killed and...

Beijing troubled by Turkish anti-China protests

Foreign Ministry denies more than 10 million Uighur Turks in Xinjiang have been banned from fulfilling religious activities BEIJING - China has once again declared...

Turks gather to protest China’s alleged fasting ban

Thousands take to streets all over Turkey to protest China's alleged ban on Muslims fasting during Ramadan By Satuk Bugra Kutlugun ANKARA - Protests broke out overnight all over Turkey...