Tens of thousands of Greeks marched around the country during a general strike against austerity: here.
Tens of thousands of workers marched through the centre of Brussels close to the European Union headquarters today, to protest against cuts that have hit their pay and stopped index-linked pay rises, and to demand initiatives to boost employment.
India: Millions of people stayed away from work today as unions launched a two-day general strike against spiralling price rises and government plans to open up the economy [to foreign monopoly corporations]: here.
Protests and strikes brought Egyptian city Port Said to a standstill for a fourth day running today as protesters demanded official accountability over 40 deaths last month.
Egyptian rights groups alleged on Wednesday that police abuse and brutality are on the rise in detention centres and at demonstrations across the country: here.