The protests following George Floyd's death are spreading in the world and more than 650 cities and towns across the US.
he UN staff expresses its solidarity with US people, who took to the streets protesting against racism and police brutality, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a Twitter post.
US President Donald Trump vowed Monday to order a military crackdown on once-in-a-generation violent protests gripping the United States.
Multiple fires are flaring near the White House as a day of peaceful protests against police brutality escalated from tense standoffs with police into rioting and vandalism.
Police have arrested nearly 1,400 people in 17 US cities since Thursday as protests continue over the death of George Floyd.
The mayor of Atlanta, one of the dozens of US cities hit by massive protests after the police killing of a black man, has a message for demonstrators: “If you were out protesting last night, you probably need to go get a COVID test this week.
One person was killed in downtown Detroit after someone in an SUV fired shots into a crowd of people gathering in protests for George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis custody.
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iranian First Vice President Ishaq Jahangiri said on Friday that the people are entitled to stage peaceful protests to seek their rights, urging the three branches of the government to create a mechanism for that purpose. “All officials in the three branches of the government, as well as the country’s officials […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iraqi authorities have announced curfew in the holy city of Najaf after masked assailants attacked and set fire on the Iranian consulate. The rioters entered the compound and torched the entire consulate building late Wednesday, police and civil defense sources said. The staff members at the Iranian consulate had been evacuated […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Police committed “serious human rights violations” as weeks of chile protests across the South American country claimed 25 lives, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday in a report calling for reform of the force. HRW said the police, known as Carabineros, “committed serious human rights violations, including excessive use of force in […]