Protests continued in Iran over the death of a young woman, 83 said they had been killed

DUBAI, September 29 (Reuters) – Protests against the death of a young woman in police custody on Thursday in several cities in Iran, state and social media reported as a human rights group said at least 83 people had died in nearly two weeks demonstration. Mahsa Amini, 22, from the Iranian Kurdish city of Saqez, … Read more

Iranian President Says Amini’s Death ‘Tragic Incident’ But ‘Chaos’ Unacceptable

Raisi says that Amini’s death made everyone sad He says “chaos” is unacceptable, he supports the security forces Rising death toll as protests spread to over 80 cities The death of a woman in moral police custody sparked protests DUBAI, September 28 (Reuters) – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said Wednesday that the death of a … Read more

The EU executive proposes the eighth party of sanctions against Russia

EU countries are starting to negotiate a new package of Russian sanctions 27 member states split on the oil price cap Ukraine: You have to stop the “blood money” flowing into Russia BRUSSELS, September 28 (Reuters) – The European Union’s executive body proposed on Wednesday an eighth round of sanctions against Russia for invading Ukraine, … Read more

Ukrainians are fleeing the Russian annexation – while they still can

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine, September 28 (Reuters) – “It’s funny. Nobody voted, but there are results, ā€¯laughed Lyubomir Boyko, 43, of Golo Pristan, a village in the Russian-occupied Kherson province, waiting in front of United Nations Aid Office with his family at a refugee center on Wednesday. As Russia prepares to annex Portugal-sized Ukrainian territory after holding … Read more

Iran says the US is trying to use the unrest to weaken the country

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Calls for teachers and students to strike Iran says it will respond to US actions Germany summons the Iranian ambassador DUBAI, September 26 (Reuters) – Iran accused the United States on Monday of using the unrest caused by the death of a woman in police … Read more

In Moldova, thousands in a new call for government resignation

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Chisinau, September 25 (Reuters) – Several thousand people protested Sunday in Moldova’s capital for the second consecutive weekend, demanding the resignation of the country’s pro-Western government amid rising anger over rising natural gas prices and inflation. A small East European country sandwiched between Ukraine and … Read more

Iran protests against Western stance against mass protests over the death of a woman

British Ambassador summoned by the London media The envoy of Norway called the “interventionist” speaker Teachers’ union calls for strikes on Monday and Wednesday Iranian TV claims that 41 people were killed in more than a week of the riots DUBAI, September 25 (Reuters) – Iran called on British and Norwegian ambassadors over what he … Read more