Tag: Protests

Police clashed with protesters during Tbilisi parade

Several policemen and protesters have been injured in a clash on Thursday as hundreds of Georgian opposition activists tried to cross a railway line to break up the police parade of about 4,000 officers, attended by President Mikhail Saakashvili, media reported.

Iran arrests activists before expected protests

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP)— Iranian authorities have rounded up alleged opposition activists ahead of celebrations Thursday to mark the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution when anti-government groups have called for protests, the country’s top police official said.