Thousands of supporters poured into the streets of the capital island Male on Friday night and continued their protest rally till early Saturday, the joint opposition said in a statement issued in Colombo.
Shirazi was detained by Iranian authorities last week after he criticized Iran’s ruling system
Demonstration outside Iran's Labor Ministry timed to coincide with National Women's Day
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Women in Tehran remove and wave headscarves on sticks
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377 people arrested during protests
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State television showed huge crowds of black-clad supporters gathering in the capital Tehran, second city Mashhad and elsewhere to mark the anniversary of the end of "the sedition" -- the last major unrest that followed disputed elections in 2009.
Hundreds took to the streets of Mashhad, a site of holy pilgrimage in the northeast of the country, on Thursday with slogans mostly directed at President Hassan Rouhani's government for failing to tackle a range of economic problems.
People gather in Rotschild Boulevard to protest Premier Benjamin Netanyahu, who questioned for 7th time in corruption probe
Demonstrators hailed Turkish President's robust stance against the U.S. move
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Some placards read “Free Palestine, End Israeli Occupation” and “Dump Trump”
Saturday’s massive protest in Barcelona comes days after disruptive strike in Catalonia
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Eritrea is one of the world's most repressive countries and demonstrations are uncommon, but the embassy had on Tuesday issued a statement about "gunfire at several locations in Asmara due to protests".
One of the organisers said "more than 10,000" people turned out for the march to the trades union congress building. No official figure was immediately available.
Catalans calling themselves a "silent majority" opposed to leaving Spain broke their silence after a week of mounting anxiety over Spain's worst political crisis in a generation.
The rival demonstrations in Lome came after the opposition boycotted a vote Tuesday on constitutional reform which would have included a presidential term limit.