Protesters attempted to dismantle barricades preventing them from crossing the bridge leading to the heavily fortified Green Zone, where most government buildings and foreign embassies are based.
The anti-government demonstrations began on October 1.
Protesters have been showing off bullet casings and tear gas canisters — debris from clashes with police that left nine dead and more than 100 hurt.
A Bolivian town was in mourning on Saturday after at least five supporters of deposed president Evo Morales were shot dead by security forces.
Clashes marred largely peaceful protests in Hong Kong on Sunday as pro-democracy rallies took place across the city.
The death of 24-year-old Steve Maia Canico in June has once again sparked a debate over police accountability and brutality in France.
Hundreds of people were arrested in Moscow on Saturday as police clamped down on a rally calling for free elections for a second weekend running.
Hong Kong protesters called once again for the resignation of the island's chief executive.
Hong Kong’s embattled Chief Executive Carrie Lam condemned Sunday night's violent clashes.
After a whopping 100,000 people marched for Gay Pride in 2014 in Istanbul, authorities prohibited the march from taking place in subsequent years.
Thousands of protesters gathered outside the Police Headquarters in Hong Kong on Friday.
They are aiming to keep up the pressure on the government, over the controversial extradition bill.
Kenneth French "has never been violent with any of us, so we don't know how this escalated," his relative said.
Russian police said they had detained more than 200 people on Wednesday (June 12), including opposition politician Alexei Navalny, at a protest in Moscow calling for punishment of police officers involved in the alleged framing of a journalist.
Police fired 25 shots at Torell in a residential courtyard, believing a toy pistol he was carrying was a real weapon.
Dany Kocher from the Phalsbourg cited the UN's recent request for an investigation into allegations of police brutality during Gilets Jaunes protests.
There is mounting concern for the French government after Jerome Rodrigues, a prominent protester, suffered a serious eye injury at a yellow vest demo
It's after arrests were made at anti-government protests which continued over a three month period
Three months into a wave of protests which has engulfed Nicaragua, some in the Central American country are saying that it's on the brink of a new revolution
Fourth night of violence in western city of Nantes
Despite an escalating crackdown on peaceful protest, people in Poland continue to take to the streets and courageously demonstrate against abuse of their rights and threats to the rule of law, says Amnesty International.
At least 24 people are said to have been killed in protests which began last Wednesday against the government's social reforms.
Suspect allegedly pulled gun on police patrol.
Reuters found that of 1,028 cases of Taser-related deaths, more than 50 percent were identified as "high-risk" individuals, like the elderly and pregnant women.
Honouring fallen police officers in Rio, one of the most violent cities in Latin America
Thousands of people had poured into the streets of the capital to welcome back opposition leader Odinga, but things turned violent when police tried to disperse them.
It became an internet meme, but now the cartoon-decorated boat that housed Spanish police in Barcelona is finally leaving.