A Kenyan nurse shouts slogans in a march outside the Ministry of Health headquarters during their strike following the failed negotiations between health unions and government on wage increases and improvement of working conditions in Nairobi, Kenya Photo Thomas Mukoya/Reuters
Police officers look on as a firework thrown by protesters explodes in front of them in the central district of Exarchia in Athens following a commemorative rally marking the eighth anniversary of the killing of teenager Alexandros Grigoropoulos by a Greek police officer. Photo Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty
Activists from the Lebanese NGO Abaad (Dimensions), a resource centre for gender equality protest in downtown Beirut against article 522 in the Lebanese penal code. The article shields rapists from prosecution on the condition that they marry their victim, a phenomenon that is still practised in the country, especially among conservative families whose chief aim is to preserve the family’s so-called “honour.” Photo Patrick Baz/AFP/Getty
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Passengers check their mobiles as garbage is accumulated during a protest by the cleaning staff at Barcelona’s airport. Pictures REUTERS/ Albert Gea
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Thousands of Muslims gather during a protest against Jakarta’s minority Christian Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama who is being prosecuted for blasphemy, at the National Monument in Jakarta, Indonesia. Picture AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim
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Cat Bigney, part of the Oglala Native American tribe, waits on the shore of the Cannonball river, for travelers to arrive by canoe at the Oceti Sakowin camp where people have gathered to protest the Dakota Access oil pipeline in Cannon Ball, N.D.
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A protester wearing a mask of South Korean President Park Geun-hye performs during a rally calling for Park to step down in Seoul, South Korea. Photo/Ahn Young-joon/AP
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Security guards hold a protester as they remove a group from the House of Representatives after they began chanting slogans regarding the offshore detention of asylum seekers during Question Time in Parliament House, Canberra, Australia.
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A police woman tries to detain an activist of Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI) during a protest against what organisers say is the trafficking of children, in Kolkata, India. Picture Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters
People gather in central Delhi for a protest against the government’s decision to withdraw 500 and 1000 Indian rupee banknotes from circulation.
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Police use water cannon to disperse activists of the youth wing of India’s main opposition Congress party during a protest against the government’s decision to withdraw 500 and 1000 Indian rupee banknotes from circulation, according to a media release, in New Delhi, India. Picture REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
A protester burns an image of former Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos along a main street at Taft avenue, metro Manila, Philippines. Picture Romeo Ranoco/Reuters
People wearing fox masks take part in the ‘Day without fur’ demonstration near the Polish Sejm headquaters in Warsaw, Poland. Photo Bartlomiej Zborowski/EPA
Police intervene when activists block the entrance of the European Commission while they protest in front of the building of the European Commission against the subsidies of Europe in the armaments industry in Brussels, Belgium. Police decide to close the neighborhood as a measure of security. Photo Stephanie Lecocq/EPA
Demonstrators walk through Downtown San Diego in protest to the election of Republican Donald Trump as the president of the United States in San Diego, California, U.S. Photo Sandy Huffaker/Reuters
A protester lights a flare as he takes part in an european steel workers protest against China’s dumping price in Brussels, Belgium. Photo Stephanie Lecocq/EPA
Protestors call for the removal of President Jacob Zuma outside court in Pretoria, South Africa. Photo Mike Hutchings/Reuters
People sit on a wall draped by a Venezuelan national flag during a protest against President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo Alejandro Cegarra/AP
Demonstrators hold placards as they take part in a protest outside the Palace of Westminster against the decision to be announced on the building of a third runway at London‘s Heathrow Airport or a second runway at Gatwick, in London. Britain’s government will reveal how it plans to expand London’s airport capacity, more than a year after a special commission recommended a third runway at Heathrow. Photo Alastair Grant/AP
Protesters gather in front of a campaign office for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in Philadelphia. Photo Matt Rourke/AP.