Angry confrontations broke out around Hong Kong's parliament Sunday as protesters supporting the city's police taunted anti-government demonstrators on the eve of the anniversary of the semi-autonomous territory's 1997 handover from Britain to China.
Hundreds of thousands of protesters choked Hong Kong's streets for a second straight Sunday in a defiant rebuke of a reviled extradition law, piling pressure on the city's embattled leader who apologized for causing "conflict" but refused to step down.
Iranians held nationwide rallies expressing support for the decision of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) to suspend the implementation of some of Iran's commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in response to US withdrawal from the deal.
US President Donald Trump has launched harsh attacks on Democratic lawmakers and the media after Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation found no evidence of alleged collusion between his campaign team and the Russian government in the 2016 election.
The Boeing Co 737 MAX jet crashed into the Java Sea on Oct. 29 shortly after take-off from Jakarta, but the families expressed concern that the remains of 64 passengers have yet to be identified, with just 30 percent of the plane’s body found.