• Police fired tear gas at demonstrators in Milan protesting against the Expo, a global fair meant to show the best of Italy.
  • Thousands of violent protesters started fires and fought police officers on the streets of Turkey’s largest city Istanbul. 
  • 12 people were arrested for ‘assaulting police’ in Seoul, South Korea where ‘up to 100,000 people’ were protesting.
  • Another 59 were arrested in Malaysia and an effigy of the Philippine president was burned on the streets of Manila.