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A man walks past Tiananmen Square.

24 photos from the Tiananmen Square protests that China has tried to erase from history

The "Chinese Spring" that never was. The Tiananmen Square crackdown of 1989 was brutal and unrelenting. Photographs from the actual protest are utterly heartbreaking. We've gathered some of more iconic images in recognition of the 29th anniversary.

Unbelievable photos show a chaotic scene on the ground where Israeli forces are killing Palestinians protesting the US embassy move

The opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem sparked violent protests in both Gaza and the West Bank on Monday, leaving dozens of Palestinians dead and wounding thousands.

Pictures show Paris erupting during May Day rally, with protesters torching a McDonald’s

Anarchists hijacked a labor union rally against President Macron's reforms.

‘You can’t fix stupid but you can vote it out’: Here are some of the best signs from the March for Our Lives protests

Protest signs were out in full swing during Saturday's nationwide March for Our Lives rallies. Many were at turns angry, hopeful, clever, or entertaining.

Thousands of students scold lawmakers in Florida and Washington over gun violence ahead of planned national school walkout

Students planned walkouts and staged protests and rallies in Tallahassee, Florida, and Washington, DC, on Wednesday demanding stricter gun-control measures.
People participate in the second annual Women's March outside the White House in Washington, January 20, 2018.

Women’s March 2.0: Protesters flooded the streets to rally against Trump presidency on its one-year anniversary

The second annual Women's March took place on Saturday as thousands poured into the street in cities across the US to protest against Donald Trump.
Students wave Iranian national flags during a ceremony to mark the anniversary of Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution in Tehran's Azadi (Freedom) Square February 10, 2009.

After mass protests, Iran bans English in schools to fight Western ‘cultural invasion’

The Iranian government has blamed its Western "enemies" for provoking recent protests.

The protests in Iran appear to be dying down — but they’re a sign the regime is getting weaker

Experts say the protests could happen again and have already hurt the ruling regime.
Onlookers walk past Twitter headquarters in San Francisco, where protesters projected a message on the building's wall Tuesday night.

Protesters projected a sign on Twitter’s headquarters after Trump’s latest tweets about nuclear war: ‘Jack is complicit’

Protesters projected the message "@jack is #complicit" on the side of Twitter headquarters Tuesday night following a Twitter outburst by President Donald Trump.
People protesting in Tehran.

The price of eggs in Iran went up 50%, and 21 people were killed in the protests that followed

Prices well beyond double the normal helped crystallise dissatisfaction in Iran with the government, and has led to a spiral of violence and recrimination.