PHOTO GALLERY: Some Europeans oppose return of restrictions amid COVID-19 resurgence

Croatian police stand in front of demonstrators gathered in the center of Zagreb to protest against Covid-19 measures such as obligatory certificates for public sector on November 20, 2021. AFP

Anti-lockdown protesters hold torches and banners in Vienna, Austria, Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021. Tens of thousands of protesters, many from far-right groups, marched through the Austrian capital after the government announced a nationwide lockdown beginning Monday to contain skyrocketing coronavirus infections. AP

Protesters parade with cow bells during a protest against the current measures to tackle the spread of the coronavirus, Covid-19 health pass and vaccination, in Lausanne on November 20, 2021. AFP

People march during a protest against the latest measures to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, despite the cancellation of the event after violence marred protests in Rotterdam, on November 20, 2021 in Amsterdam. AFP

Demonstrators listen to speakers and show their mobile phones during a protest against restrictions for the unvaccinated, at Rome Circus Maximus, Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021. AP

Demonstrators peacefully march during a Men in Black protest against new government Covid-19 restrictions in Copenhagen, Denmark, November 20, 2021. AFP

A protester throws stones towards riot police as clashes erupt during a demonstration against Covid-19 measures, including the country s health pass, in Brussels on November 21, 2021. AFP

A sign reading Sorry, we re closed is seen in the window of a shop in Salzburg, Austria on November 22, 2021, as the country returns to a nationwide partial lockdown during the ongoing coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. AFP