Russians set for candle-lit Valentine’s Day protests after Navalny jailing

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, accused of flouting the terms of a suspended sentence for embezzlement, attends a court hearing in Moscow, Russia February 2, 2021. Moscow City Court | Reuters Supporters of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny plan to hold candle-lit gatherings in residential courtyards across Russia on Sunday despite warnings that they could be […]

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Tens of thousands protest Myanmar coup after night of fear, security patrols

Protesters take part in a demonstration against the military coup in front of the Chinese embassy in Yangon, Myanmar on February 12, 2021. STR | AFP | Getty Images Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in Myanmar’s major cities for a ninth day of anti-coup demonstrations on Sunday, after a fearful night […]

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