Russia-Ukraine: Mapping anti-war protests around the world
Thousands of people in several cities across the globe have taken part in anti-war protests.
Thousands of people have taken to public squares and Russian embassies across the globe to protest President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.
From London and New York to Beirut and Istanbul, demonstrators, some cloaked in Ukrainian flags, have come out in droves to show solidarity with Ukrainians.
The invasion, which took place on February 24, comes after months of rising tensions between Russia, Ukraine, and its Western allies.
Hundreds of Russians have staged anti-war protests in Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Nizhny Novgorod, among other cities.
According to OVD-Info, an independent Russian organisation monitoring arrests during protests, more than 13,000 have been detained since February 24 in Russia.
The map and list below shows the locations where sizeable protests have occurred. More protests are planned in the coming days across cities worldwide.
International cities where protests have taken place:
Adana; Almaty; Amsterdam; Antwerp; Athens; Atlanta; Austin; Baku; Bangkok; Barcelona; Bari; Beirut; Belfast; Belgrade; Berdyansk; Berlin; Bern; Bishkek; Bloomington; Bordeaux; Boston; Brighton; Brussels; Budapest; Buenos Aires; Caernarfon; Cambridge; Cape Town; Chicago; Colombo; Copenhagen; Curitiba; Denver; Dublin; Durban; Edinburgh; Exeter; Frankfurt; Gdańsk; Geneva; Glasgow; Guayaquil; Helsinki; Houston; Istanbul; Krakow; Kuala Lumpur; Lahore; London; Lisbon; Madrid; Malmo; Manchester; Manila; Marseille; Melbourne; Mexico City; Milan; Milwaukee; Minneapolis; Minsk; Montclair; Montpellier; Montreal; Munich; Naples; Newcastle; New Delhi; New York City; Nice; Niksic; Norwich; Nottingham; Nova-Kakhovka; Oslo; Ottawa; Oxford; Paris; Podgorica; Prague; Pretoria; Pristina; Quezon City; Rome; Salerno; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Santiago; Sao Paulo; Seoul; Sofia; Stockholm; Sydney; Taipei; Tallinn; Tbilisi; Tehran; Tel Aviv; The Hague; Thessaloniki; Tirana; Tokyo; Toronto; Toulouse; Turin; Vancouver; Vienna; Vilnius; Warsaw; Washington, DC; Wellington; Zagreb; Zakopane; Zurich.
Protests have taken place in at least 50 Russian cities including: Chelyabinsk; Krasnoyarsk; Moscow; Nizhny Novgorod; Novosibirsk; Perm; Saint Petersburg; Samara; Yekaterinburg.