Protest


Florida, Angry and Grieving, Takes Gun Protest to Streets

Thousands of angry students, parents, teachers and neighbors of a Florida high school where 17 people were killed demanded Saturday that immediate action be taken on gun-control legislation, insisting they…

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Holocaust Survivors Protest at Polish Embassy

Holocaust survivors who know firsthand the crimes of the Poles during World War II staged a demonstration at the Polish embassy in Tel Aviv on Thursday to voice their outrage…

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Arab MKs Kicked Out of Plenum for Protesting Pence

Undeterred by Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s admonition against conduct that would “disgrace” the country during Vice President Mike Pence’s visit, Arab MKs had to be hustled out of the…

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Palestinian Killed in Rioting Near Qalqiliya

A 24-year-old Palestinian was killed during rioting in which rocks were thrown at Israeli soldiers near Qalqiliya on Monday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. “Soldiers responded with riot dispersal…

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Hundreds Protest Austerity in Tunis

Hundreds of Tunisians demonstrated peacefully against government austerity measures in the capital after nearly a week of sometimes violent protests on Sunday, the seventh anniversary of the ousting of former…

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Thousands Protest Austria’s New Right-Wing Government

Thousands of Austrians are protesting their country’s new right-wing government with a march in Vienna. Police in the capital said about 20,000 people were attending the march on Saturday. Some…

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Iran FM Warns Neighbors, Says They Seek Unrest in Iran

Iran’s foreign minister has warned neighboring countries over fomenting insecurity in his country, a reference to anti-government protests that have roiled Iran over the past two weeks. Mohammad Javad Zarif…

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Pro-Government Rallies Planned in Iran After Friday Prayers

Organizers planned more pro-government rallies in Iran after Friday prayers while activists posted new videos purporting to show protests challenging the Islamic Republic’s government. Activists described the protest videos as…

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