By Chalida Ekvittayavechnukul, Associated Press
The head of U.S. Park Police insisted Tuesday that the forceful routing of protesters from the square in front of the White House last month had “zero correlation” with President Donald Trump's staged photo event minutes later.
By Associated Press
Iraq’s prime minister says he has opened an investigation into the killing of two anti-government protesters at the hands of security forces.
By Samya Kullab, Associated Press
China’s ceremonial parliament will consider a bill that could limit opposition activity in Hong Kong, says spokesperson.
By Ken Moritsugu, Associated Press
Rather than draw down, Americans have poured 20,000 additional troops in the Middle East to counter what Washington describes as an escalating threat from Iran.
By Qassim Abdul-Zahra, Samya Kullab, Associated Press
The clashes prompted authorities to close key streets and thoroughfares leading to the Iraqi capital's center.
By Jon Gambrell, Associated Press
Videos sent to the New York-based Center for Human Rights in Iran and later verified by The Associated Press show a crowd of demonstrators near Azadi, or Freedom, Square fleeing as a tear gas canister landed among them.
The protests demanding greater democratic rights show no sign of ending despite the overwhelming victory by anti-establishment candidates in elections for district representatives earlier this month.
By Aya Batrawy, Associated Press
The protests, which lasted about four days in several cities and towns in Iran in November, were sparked by a sharp rise in gasoline prices.
At least 208 people in Iran have been killed amid protests over sharply rising gasoline prices and a subsequent crackdown by security forces, Amnesty International said Monday.
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