May Day protests
A mass demonstration in Hong Kong's suburb, Yen Long, gathered 288,000 people, according to organizers of the protest quoted by the TASS.
Earlier, police used tear gas to disperse demonstrators. Some radical actors were throwing bricks and other items into the police. According to reports, several people have been injured in the clashes. For detainees there is still no mention.
Bus services in Athens will be disrupted on Wednesday, May 30, followed by an all-day work stoppage on May 31 as workers announced on Wednesday they will join the 24-hour strike called by the public sector union, ADEDY, and the General Confederation of Greek Labor (GSEE).
More specifically, buses will run from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday.
Thousands of people gathered across Turkey, including Istanbul and the capital Ankara on May 1 to mark International Workers’ Day, also known as May Day. In Istanbul, police detained over 80 people across the city and at least four people who wanted to march towards Taksim Square.
Thousands of people gathered across Turkey, including Istanbul and the capital Ankara on May 1 to mark International Workers' Day, also known as May Day.
Tens of thousands of women march to mark International Women’s Day in Istanbul
Tens of thousands of people marched across Australia on Jan. 26 in an “Invasion Day” protest calling for a rethink of the national day they say is offensive to indigenous people.