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World - Region
10/1/2023 9:40:49 AM
Iranian security forces made dozens of arrests Saturday as protesters in the southeast commemorated the killing of dozens of demonstrators in the region one year ago, human rights groups said.

World - Africa
9/29/2023 12:31:04 PM
Voters in Eswatini, Africa's last absolute monarchy, cast their ballots on Friday for legislative elections that despite recent -- and deadly -- pro-democracy protests are unlikely to change the political scenery in the tightly controlled kingdom.

World - Region
9/28/2023 10:33:38 AM
Israel said it reopened Thursday a key crossing with Gaza to Palestinian workers after shutting it during violent protests that saw the occupation army launch strikes targeting Hamas military posts.

World - Region
9/24/2023 5:43:06 PM
Iranian authorities have arrested 28 people linked to the Islamic State group for plotting to target Tehran during the anniversary of last year's protests, the intelligence ministry said on Sunday.

World - Region
9/23/2023 11:00:30 PM
The Israeli occupation army launched a drone strike on the Gaza Strip on Saturday after three Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire in the latest episode of border protests, sources on both sides said.

World - International
9/23/2023 7:29:03 PM
Tensions erupted in Paris on Saturday at a protest led by the hard left against police violence, with a police car pelted with projectiles and a bank attacked, an AFP correspondent said.

World - Region
9/20/2023 10:56:07 PM
President Joe Biden raised “hard issues,” including protecting the “checks and balances” in a democracy, in a Wednesday meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, pushing Netanyahu to find a compromise on a planned judicial overhaul that has set off protests in Israel and concerns in Washington.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
9/19/2023 9:18:10 PM
The Palestinian factions are stepping up their protests against Israeli actions in the Gaza Strip and Occupied Jerusalem.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
9/19/2023 9:10:50 PM
The visit by Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi to New York this month will test his ability to change the narrative on the protests in the country, writes Manal Lotfy

World - Region
9/16/2023 6:16:07 PM
Iranian authorities on Saturday prevented the family of Mahsa Amini from holding a ceremony to commemorate the first anniversary of her death, confining her father to his home, as sporadic protests were reported nationwide despite heavy security, rights groups said.

World - Africa
9/6/2023 7:34:19 PM
Sixteen opposition figures in Ethiopia's troubled Tigray were arrested ahead of planned protests against the region's ruling party, an opposition official said on Wednesday.

World - Region
9/5/2023 9:31:42 AM
The United Nations' rights chief said Monday he was "alarmed" by the high number of injuries during recent clashes in Israel involving Eritrean protesters.

World - Region
9/3/2023 10:05:12 AM
At least three Kurds were killed and 16 people wounded Saturday during protests in the multi-ethnic Iraqi city of Kirkuk, as authorities imposed a curfew after days of tensions.

World - Region
8/31/2023 10:11:22 PM
An Iranian man originally sentenced to death in connection with last year's protests triggered by the death in custody of Mahsa Amini died in hospital on Thursday, the judiciary said.

World - Region
8/29/2023 10:59:51 AM
Anti-government protests in southern Syria have entered their second week, with demonstrators waving the colorful flag of the minority Druze community, burning banners of President Bashar Assad and at one point raiding several offices of his ruling party.

World - Region
8/28/2023 11:33:32 PM
Libya's internationally recognised prime minister has sacked his top diplomat after she met her Israeli counterpart, with news of the encounter triggering protests in a country that does not recognise Israel.

World - Region
8/28/2023 4:12:18 PM
A Libyan security agency Monday denied authorising the departure of the Tripoli-based government's foreign minister on a flight to Turkey after protests flared over a meeting she had with her Israeli counterpart.

World - Region
8/23/2023 2:13:22 PM
Angry protesters raided the local offices of the ruling Baath party in a southern Syrian province Wednesday, as protests intensified against the country's government during a severe economic and financial crisis battering the war-torn country.

World - Region
8/21/2023 3:49:05 PM
Hundreds of Syrians took to the streets again on Monday in the country's southern Sweida province, local media reported, as dire living conditions stoke discontent in regime-held areas.

World - International
8/19/2023 11:55:15 AM
A Muslim cleric is among a dozen people being investigated for using mosque loudspeakers to order protests against alleged blasphemy by Christians which erupted into mob violence in Pakistan earlier this week, a senior police official said.

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