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Myanmar death toll mounts amid crackdown on coup protests

The civilian death toll in the crackdown by the Myanmar junta has reached 550 since the February 1 coup, a human rights group has...

Myanmar remains mired in violence two months after coup

Protesters in Myanmar on Thursday marked two months since the military seized power by once more defying the threat of lethal violence and publicly...

Death toll rises after another day of bloody protests in Myanmar

Myanmar security forces opened fire on a crowd attending the funeral of student who was killed on the bloodiest day yet of a crackdown...

Boris Johnson brands violence towards police in Bristol ‘disgraceful’

U Prime Minster Boris Johnson has said violence towards police during another protest in Bristol was “disgraceful”, as officers say they are concerned more...

New Myanmar protests met with force as large numbers return to the streets

Protesters in Myanmar have returned to the streets in large numbers, a day after staging a “silence strike” in which people were urged to...

Thousands protest against Israel’s Netanyahu ahead of election

Thousands of Israelis have demonstrated outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, calling for his ouster ahead of this week’s parliamentary elections. The...

Thai police use tear gas and rubber bullets to break up pro-democracy protest

Police in Thailand’s capital have used water cannons, tear gas and rubber bullets to break up a rally by pro-democracy protesters. The demonstrators are calling...

Myanmar protesters defy curfew as media outlets ordered to shut

Demonstrators in Myanmar’s biggest city came out on Monday night for their first mass protests in defiance of an 8pm curfew, backing about 200...

Protesters paralyse Lebanon amid political and economic crisis

Protesters closed all major roads leading to the Lebanese capital on Monday, causing traffic jams and triggering a warning by the head of the...

Journalists’ group calls for release of reporters in Myanmar

The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) has called on Myanmar to release Associated Press journalist Thein Zaw and five other reporters detained while covering...

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