The Chinese military strongly protested a US spy plane trespassing into a no-fly zone of a live-fire drill by the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), a spokesperson of the Chinese Ministry of National Defense said.
The arrest during a Portland, Oregon protest of a black woman who became a leading activist in the racial justice movement after she was assaulted by a white supremacist three years ago has galvanized local and national Black Lives Matter groups.
Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Tuesday he is concerned about a growing student protest movement after another student group issued an unusually frank 10-point call for reform of the monarchy.
President Alexander Lukashenko said on Monday that authorities would not let Belarus be ripped apart by instability after huge protests erupted following a presidential election on Sunday, Reuters quoted BelTA as reporting.
Thai police summoned five organizers of student-led protests against the government, saying they had violated a coronavirus emergency decree that forbids large gatherings, police told Reuters on Wednesday
US police and security forces must not use disproportionate force against protesters and journalists in US cities including Portland or detain them unlawfully, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said on Friday.
President Emmanuel Macron's security arrangements were brought into question on Wednesday after he was confronted by protesters calling for his resignation while strolling in a public garden on France's national holiday.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman said while the American regime is blatantly violating all norms of international law, its president is urging ordinary people to abide by "law and order" at a time that violent protests are sweeping through the US over police brutality and racial profiling of African-Americans.
Black American authors, including Michelle Alexander and Ijeoma Oluo, surged to the top of the latest New York Times’ bestseller list, marking the first time the top 10 entries on the “combined print and e-book non-fiction list” are primarily titles that focus on race issues in the US.