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Brazilian People Want Bolsonaro Removed 11 Jul 2020

Brazilian People Want Bolsonaro Removed

Hundreds of protesters gathered in Sao Paulo’s main square on Friday to demand the destitution of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro.

Thousands Flock to Streets across US to Protest Death of George Floyd 03 Jun 2020

Thousands Flock to Streets across US to Protest Death of George Floyd

Protesters have marched in cities across the US for eight consecutive nights over the death of George Floyd.

Protests in Chicago over Police Brutality against Floyd 31 May 2020

Protests in Chicago over Police Brutality against Floyd

Several police cars were damaged, including at least one set on fire, as protests continued Saturday over the death of George Floyd.

Hong Kong Part of China, Election Makes No Difference 25 Nov 2019

Hong Kong Part of China, Election Makes No Difference

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Hong Kong is a part of China “no matter what happens” in the community-level elections that were held in the semi-autonomous city at the weekend, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday. “Any attempt to mess up Hong Kong, or even damage its prosperity and stability, will not succeed,” Mr. […]

Iranian government: Protest is citizens’ right 03 Jan 2018

Iranian government: Protest is citizens’ right

TEHRAN – Iranian government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said on Tuesday that it is the right of citizens to hold protests and the government respects it. “From the government’s point of view, the people have the right to protest based on citizenship rights and their voice can reach officials within the framework of law,” Nobakht […]

Protests in Iran due to internal problems, foreign interventions 01 Jan 2018

Protests in Iran due to internal problems, foreign interventions

TEHRAN – President Rouhani said that the recent days’ protests in some major cities of Iran have been both because of internal problems and foreign interventions. “The enemies of the Islamic Republic of Iran are angry with the glory, success, and the progress of the Iranian nation and they have vowed to get the regional […]

Interior minister says protest calls ‘illegal’, permit needed 31 Dec 2017

Interior minister says protest calls ‘illegal’, permit needed

TEHRAN – The Iranian minister of interior has said recent calls for protest in some cities in Iran are “surely illegal”, suggesting if people would like to stage protests, they should place requests. “We are asking people not to take part in illegal gatherings. If they want to congregate, they should apply, which will be […]

KRG parliament speaker resigns after anti-corruption protests 26 Dec 2017

KRG parliament speaker resigns after anti-corruption protests

TEHRAN – After days of protests staged all across Kurdish regions of northern Iraq, the Speaker of the regional parliament Yousef Muhammed resigned on Tuesday. The protesters say they are angry with corruption and mismanagement in KRG establishment. After two political parties withdrew from the Iraqi Kurdistan’s regional ruling coalition amid ongoing popular protests against […]

Protests in Iraqi Kurdistan enter second day 19 Dec 2017

Protests in Iraqi Kurdistan enter second day

TEHRAN– Angry protesters have reportedly torched offices of the five main political parties around the region including Barzani’s Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in Sulaymaniyah province. Iraqi Kurdish news outlets report that the protests in Iraqi Kurdistan region entered second day with dozens of protesters injured. While the situation in the capital Erbil is reported to […]

Iran issues protest letter on US Police killing 30 Nov 2017

Iran issues protest letter on US Police killing

TEHRAN– Iran sent a letter of protest to Pakistani interests section of the Islamic Republic of Iran on the murder of the Iranian youth in the US and called for immediate measures to be taken concerning the crime. The letter of the interests section of Iran in Washington reads “we have been informed that Bijan […]