The UN calls on the Taliban to immediately cease the use of force and the arbitrary detention of peaceful protesters.
Angry demonstrations, technological glitches, and a dip in the cryptocurrency clouded the rollout in El Salvador.
Activists have long said the hulking statue of Robert E Lee in Richmond glorifies the US South’s slave-owning past.
Farmers vow to remain defiant against the government over controversial laws they say will destroy their livelihoods.
Hassan Abu al-Neil, 12, dies of wounds a week after he was shot by Israeli forces during protests at the Gaza border.
Palestinian medics reported at least 14 people were wounded, including five who were shot.
Taking an award-winning photo helped one Spanish photographer connect with a country rarely seen beyond the stereotypes.
Two Palestinians, including 13-year-old boy shot in the head by Israeli forces, are in a critical condition.
At least seven police officers injured amid nationwide demonstrations against government’s COVID containment measures.
The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) records killings by the country’s security forces.
Journalist Cebelihle Mbuyisa was arrested without charge and beaten by police while reporting on protests in Eswatini.
Anti-government protests in recent weeks have resulted in violent clashes with police.
Civil Human Rights Front galvanised millions to take part in street protests in Hong Kong in 2019.