1000’s of individuals in a number of cities throughout the globe have taken half in anti-war protests.
1000’s of individuals have taken to public squares and Russian embassies throughout the globe to protest President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.
From London and New York to Beirut and Istanbul, demonstrators, some cloaked in Ukrainian flags, have come out in droves to point out solidarity with Ukrainians.
The invasion, which happened on Thursday morning, comes after months of rising tensions between Russia, Ukraine, and its Western allies.
As Ukrainians put together for an assault on the capital Kyiv, lots of of Russians staged anti-war protests in Moscow, St Petersburg and Nizhny Novgorod, amongst different cities.
Greater than 1,745 protesters throughout 54 cities had been arrested on Thursday. Russians have additionally signed open letters to demand a halt to the assault on Ukraine.
The map and record under reveals the areas the place sizeable protests have occurred. Extra protests are deliberate within the coming days throughout cities worldwide.
Worldwide cities the place protests have taken place:
Amsterdam; Athens; Austin; Barcelona; Beirut; Berlin; Bern; Budapest; Chicago; Copenhagen; Denver; Dublin; Edinburgh; Frankfurt; Geneva; Houston; Istanbul; Krakow; London; Madrid; Melbourne; Milan; Naples; New York Metropolis; Good; Oslo; Ottawa; Paris; Prague; Rome; San Francisco; Stockholm; Sydney; Tallinn; Tbilisi; Tel Aviv; The Hague; Tokyo; Turin; Vienna; Vilnius; Warsaw; Washington, DC; Wellington.
Protests have taken place in no less than 50 Russian cities together with: Chelyabinsk; Moscow; Nizhny Novgorod; Novosibirsk; Perm; Saint Petersburg; Yekaterinburg.