Protests in favor of tighter restrictions on gun-ownership are taking place across the US. Hundreds of thousands attended the main demonstration in Washington DC. The protest was organized by students who survived the Parkland school shooting.
Pupils from a US school that experienced a mass shooting in February have started a bus tour to promote tougher gun control laws. The two-month trip is aimed at registering young voters who will support such measures.
Thousands of students across the US staged a walkout to demand gun reform on the anniversary of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting. The walkouts were spearheaded by the survivors of the February Florida shootings.
Protests calling for gun control have been held across the US, with solidarity marches also taking place around the world. The "March for Our Lives" movement began after February's school shooting in Florida.
The ruling Social Democratic Party in Romania organized a large demonstration to counter anti-government protests held after Social Democrats tried to decriminalize corruption offenses. Protesters were bused in.
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