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Hundreds of iraqis resumed protest in demand of basic services

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SHAFAQNA- Hundreds of Iraqis took to the streets in Basra on Friday in protest of shortage of jobs, electricity, water, and other basic services. Iraq has placed its security forces on high alert after protest against high unemployment…

London rally urges rapid action for massacre of Rohingya Muslims

SHAFAQNA - “Stop Rohingya Genocide” was the common slogan during a protest in front of the government offices at 10 Downing Street in the British capital, London on Saturday. Around 200 people staged a protest holding pictures, placards…

Bahrainis rally in solidarity with victims of regime crackdown

SHAFAQNA - Bahrainis have staged several rallies across the Persian Gulf kingdom in solidarity with the activists killed at the hands of Manama regime forces. The protesters took to the streets in the villages of Musalla, Buri, Diraz and Sanabis…

Mass rally in Paris against police brutality

SHAFAQNA - Protesters chanted ‘no justice, no peace’ as authorities used tear gas against some demonstrators. Under the banner, "march for justice and dignity", thousands in Paris rallied against police brutality on Sunday, with authorities…

Anti-Trump demonstration in London

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SHAFAQNA - Thousands of protestors have marched on London for the second time in a week, to oppose US President Donald Trump’s ban on travellers from seven mainly-Muslim nations entering the US. The protest comes at the end of a week where…

Syrians rally in Hasakah to protest against Turkey’s intervention in Syria

SHAFAQNA - Arab tribal groups protested in the city of Sere Kanye (also known as Ras al-Ain) in Syria’s northeastern Hasakah province. The demonstrators massed on Wednesday to condemn Turkey’s intervention in Syria. Hundreds of protesters…

New York protesters demand justice for Gaza fishermen, end to Israeli siege

SHAFAQNA - New Yorkers protested on Friday, 3 June against the siege on Gaza in support of Palestinian fishermen under attack by Israeli occupation forces. To date, 70 fishers have been detained by Israeli naval forces and 20 boats confiscated…

Protesters in Tibriz denounce Azerbaijan's campaign against Shiites

SHAFAQNA - Scores of people in the northeastern city of Tabriz demonstrated in front of the Consulate General of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Thursday to express their protest to the violence against Muslims in the Azeri city of Nardaran. The…

Why did mainstream media ignored Muslims' stand against radicalism in London?

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SHAFAQNA - Organisers of an anti-ISIL march in London have spoken of their frustration after mainstream media outlets failed to cover the demonstration. Thousands of people took part in the annual UK Arbaeen Procession, coordinated by the…

Bahrain protests against Al Khalifa regime, calls for reforms

SHAFAQNA - The demonstrations were held in the capital Manama and some other cities and villages after Friday prayers. Condemning the regime’s harsh crackdown on dissent, the protesters insisted on their demands for reforms and equality…

Americans Protest Israeli Violations on Palestinians

SHAFAQNA - The demonstrators representing many communities, including a number of university campuses, gathered near the Israeli mission to the United Nations in New York City on Tuesday. Waving Palestinian flags and carrying anti-Israel…