Thousands march against Keiko Fujimori before Peru vote

Jun 1, 2016

Thousands march against Keiko Fujimori before Peru vote

Thousands of people marched in Peru’s capital Tuesday against Keiko Fujimori, the front-runner ahead of Sunday’s presidential runoff. Marchers shouted slogans such as “Keiko No!” and “No to a state run by drug traffickers,” an allusion to her father, disgraced ex-president Alberto Fujimori. His ...

Protests turn violent outside Trump rally in New Mexico

May 25, 2016

Protests turn violent outside Trump rally in New Mexico

Protests outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico turned violent Tuesday night as demonstrators threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, overturned trash cans and knocked down barricades. Police responded by firing pepper spray and smoke grenades into the ...

South Koreans march to protest woman's stabbing death

May 21, 2016

South Koreans march to protest woman's stabbing death

Hundreds of South Koreans marched in one of Seoul’s busiest leisure districts on Saturday to protest the stabbing death of a 23-year-old woman. Her death has struck a nerve in a country where, despite its reputation for being relatively safe, many women say they ...

Iraqi protesters break into Green Zone, enter premier's office

May 21, 2016

Iraqi protesters break into Green Zone, enter premier's office

Supporters of Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier’s office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from forces guarding Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s office, but some ...