An anti government protester holds a Molotov cocktail as he ...
Feb 12th, 2012
(Reuters) - An anti government protester holds a Molotov cocktail as he participates in a protest in the village of Sanabis, west of Manama, February 12, 2012. Bahraini police fired tear gas and sound grenades to break up protests by anti-government demonstrators as they staged rallies and tried to march towards Manama's Pearl Roundabout, centre of a failed uprising last year. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed (BAHRAIN - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS) -
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians rallied Sunday in Kiev, denouncing President Viktor Yanukovych's decision to turn away from Europe and move toward Russia. It was the country's biggest protest since its pro-democracy Orange Revolution in 2004. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
(Reuters) - Eight U.S. web giants have joined hands to start a public campaign for new limits on how governments collect user information amid concerns of growing online surveillance. The companies -- Google Inc, Microsoft Corp, Apple Inc, Facebook Inc, Twitter, LinkedIn Corp, Yahoo Inc and AOL Inc -- issued an open letter to U.S. President Barack ... [Full Article]
By Gareth Jones and Alissa de Carbonnel KIEV (Reuters) - Anti-government protesters toppled a statue of Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin in Ukraine's capital and attacked it with hammers on Sunday in a symbolic challenge to President Viktor Yanukovich and his plans for closer ties with Russia. The gesture rejecting Moscow's historic in... [Full Article]