The killings of three women on the first day of 2022 have evoked massive outcry over France's growing problem of femicide. Activists have criticized the government's inability to rein in deadly domestic violence.
The protests are against a draft law which would in effect ban the unvaccinated from public areas.
Several thousand protesters marched (pictured) in Brussels on Sunday to oppose anti-coronavirus regulations, as European governments mull tighter rules in the face of the omicron wave.
Violent protests broke out across Kazakhstan after the government raised fuel prices. Dozens of people have died and hundreds have been detained.
A protest against recent child vaccine rollout was endorsed by United Australia Party leader but was also attended by people protesting Novak Djokovic's second visa cancellation on Saturday.
More than 100,000 people across France protested Saturday over what they say are government plans to further restrict the rights of the unvaccinated, days after French President Emmanuel Macron vowed
Members of the French ministerial cabinet agreed to lift certain travel rules designed to prevent Brits from travelling into the country earlier this week as Omicron tightened its grip on France.
Government accused of remaining ‘scandalously’ silent on grim start to the year for women and girls
Towns across eastern Germany saw the largest turnouts in protests against a planned vaccine mandate and new restrictions. At least 10 police officers have reportedly been injured in riots in Saxony.
Riot police with batons and shields tried to break up a crowd of several thousand who had gathered in the Dutch capital on Sunday to protest against COVID-19 lockdown measures and vaccinations.
Demonstrations continue despite Belgian authorities opting to hold off on new measures.