Also by UGC
July 26, 2021
Protests Spread In Iran Over Water Shortages, Economic Troubles
Mobile phone video shared on Iranian social media shows people demonstrating in Tehran and Tabriz over water shortages, power outages, and a deteriorating economy. In a rare public display of dissent, protesters chanted slogans against Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and other conservative clerics.
July 04, 2020
Kyrgyzstan's COVID-19 Surge Swamps Hospitals
May 31, 2020
Belarusian Opposition Leader Detained Before Rally
Prominent Belarusian opposition leader Mikalay Statkevich was detained on his way to a rally in the capital, Minsk, on May 31. A video posted on social media shows men in plainclothes and face masks as they stopped a car in which Statkevich was sitting next to the driver.
February 21, 2020
Coronavirus Concerns In Iran Amid Elections
January 12, 2020
Iranians Protest After Airplane Downing
Anti-government protests were filmed in Iranian cities on January 11 and 12. University campuses appear to be the centers of growing anger at the government after the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps acknowledged downing a Ukrainian passenger jet in error.
January 08, 2020
'The Plane Is On Fire': Ukrainian Passenger Jet Goes Down In Iran