• Recurrent dust storms, public utility outage provoked protests in Ahwaz 2017-02-16 20:38

    Dust storm, public utility outage spark protests in Ahwaz

    TEHRAN — Recurrent periods of suffocating dust storms, lately accompanied by crippling power and water supply cuts, have provoked public protests in the city of Ahwaz, southwestern province of Khuzestan.

  • بحرین 1 2017-01-15 20:01

    Bahrain executions spark protests

    Bahrain has executed three anti-regime activists over their alleged role in a 2014 bomb attack, amid widespread public anger against the death verdicts, sparking protests and stoking tensions between the country's majority and its Sunni rulers.

  • anti trump protests 2017-01-15 19:58

    Washington protesters vow to fight for civil rights under Trump

    U.S. civil rights activists vowed to defend hard-fought gains in voting rights and criminal justice during the presidency of Donald Trump, kicking off a week of protests ahead of the Republican's inauguration.