A concession by Brazilian authorities isn't enough to end protests.
Deutsche Welle TV reporter Jaafar Abdul Karim was attacked at a rally organized by PEGIDA activists. Some 15,000 members of the anti-Islamization group had gathered in Dresden to protest Germany's refugee policy.
Amid the refugee crisis, violence at the most recent LEGIDA rally in Leipzig has sparked media interest in Germany. DW spoke to Marcel Nowicki, co-founder of the counter movement "NO LEGIDA."
Turkish police have cracked down on activists in Istanbul over fears of unrest on May Day. The authorities have put the city under a security lockdown, blocking roads and closing public transport.
Egyptians protested against police abuse four years ago but not much has changed. Indeed, the brutality and abuse have only gotten worse, as Farid Farid reports from Cairo.