Hundreds gather in Annapolis for 'Reopen Maryland' rally
Hundreds recently gathered in Maryland to protest the state's stay-at-home orders and called for the economy to reopen. One America's Stefan Kleinhenz has this report.
Hundreds of residents gathered for a second time in Raleigh, North Carolina, to protest the governor, who has refused to reopen the state's economy. One America's Emily Finn has the latest. Hundreds of Iraqis have returned to the streets after weeks of a coronavirus lockdown, demanding sweeping political and economic reforms, just days following the swearing-in of a new government.
Iraqi's Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi promised to set free protesters arrested in demonstrations which started in October 2019.
But the protesters say systemic change is needed.
Al Jazeera's Simona Foltyn reports from Baghdad, Iraq. Police in Hong Kong have broken up protests in several major shopping centres.
Despite social distancing controls, Hong Kong is seeing a revival of anti-government demonstrations.
Al Jazeera's Divya Gopalan reports. B.C. is easing its COVID-19 restrictions just in time for the long weekend. The province is allowing groups of up to six people to gather.