Russian police arrest opposition leader Alexei Navalny, supporters during unsanctioned anti-Putin protest

Russian police forces have arrested opposition leader Alexei Navalny during unsanctioned rallies against President Vladimir Putin’s fourth term. Navalny, his ally Nikolai Lyaskin and a number of their supporters were detained upon joining an anti-Putin rally in Moscow on Saturday. Monitoring group OVD-Info said that over 1,000 people were arrested across the country. In Moscow, an unsanctioned protest […]

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Thousands of demonstrators flood Yerevan’s Republic Square to support Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan

Armenian opposition supporters rally in the center of Yerevan on April 30, 2018. (AFP) Thousands of demonstrators led by Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan held a mass rally at the Republic Square, in Yerevan on Monday. Armenian opposition supporters hold portraits and placards as they attend a rally in Yerevan on April 30, 2018.  (AFP) […]

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Protesters in Madagascar demand President Hery Rajaonarimampianina resignation, as anti-govt. rallies continue

Madagascar opposition deputies take part in a fifth straight day of anti-government protests in Antananarivo on April 25, 2018, calling for President Hery Rajaonarimampianina to step down. (Photo by AFP) More than 1,000 anti-government activists have rallied in Madagascar’s capital for an eighth consecutive day, demanding the resignation of the president. The protesters gathered at […]

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