33 Amazing Photos of Riots and Protests All Over The World

 

 

Happy new year to all! I am starting the year with some pictures that will help bring back your faith in humanity.
With all the riots, protests and revolutions from the last year we need it.
Hope you like it.

faith-in-humanity-restored

Here goes.

 

A Tunisian man holds back riot police with a baguette during the revolution [Tunisia, 2010-11]
baguette holds of police

Protesters in Brazil brought cake to an officer for his birthday [Brazil, 2013]
birthday cake for soldier

A Bulgarian protesting girl and a riot officer both cry after a bloody clash.
bulgarian protester and police man cry

Christians guarding Muslims while they pray during the revolution. [Cairo, Egypt 2011]
christians protect muslims

Citizens band together to clean up the mess following London riots [London, England, 2011]
cleaning london after riots

Protesters dressed as clowns entertain guards at a G20 meeting [Toronto, Canada, 2010]
clouns and riot police

Man playing piano for police [Kiev, Ukraine, 2013]
concert infront of riot police in kiev

Woman successfully defends a group of cornered riot officers from angry protesters [Bogotá, Colombia, 2013]
do not attack they are people too

Flower power during the Vietnam War Protests [Arlington, Virginia, 1967]
flower for the police

Protesters share crackers with Colombian riot police [Columbia, 2013]
food for thought

Mourners form a 5-mile barrier between a soldier’s funeral and the Westboro Baptist Church [USA, 2012]
funeral convoy for the fallen

German riot police took off their helmets and shields and joined the Occupy protesters! [Frankfurt, Germany, 2011]
german police backs the protests

A young boy offers a heart-shaped balloon to police [Bucharest, Romania, 2012]
heart baloon protests

An Iranian police officer is protected by civilians after being beaten by rioters [Tehran, Iran, 2009]
helping a police man

A brave priest organises a human shield between protestors and police [Kiev, Ukraine, 2013]
kiev protesters lead by priest

Child touches his reflection during a KKK demonstration [Georgia, USA, 1992]
kkk child in USA

A child poses beside National Guard members during the LA Riots [Los Angeles, USA, 1992]
LA riots child poses with police

An injured woman is being helped by her boyfriend after disappointed hockey fans turn violent [Vancouver, Canada, 2011]
love amid riots

A student protesting education reform leans in to kiss a riot officer [Bogotá, Colombia, 2011]
love the police

Egyptian woman kisses a policeman during the revolution against the Mubarak Government [Egypt, 2011]
make love not war

Brazilian protester carrying an injured officer to safety [Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2012]
man saves officer

Young protester embraces police officer [Lisbon, Portugal, 2012]
protester and policeman

A protester and a riot officer sharing a break for a smoke during austerity protests [Athens, Greece, 2011]
protester and riot police smoke

Berkeley professor teaches his class on the side of a building after an evacuation following protest [University of California, USA, 2011]
protest teacher class

Syrian war orphan shows revolutionary spirit as he calls for Saudi support of the rebels [Saudi Arabia, 2012]
riots orphan

A student protesting education reform hugs a policeman [Bogotá, Colombia, 2011]
stop the aggression

Caring citizens offer tea to British riot police [London, England, 2011]
tea for the police

Occupy protesters help a woman in a wheelchair escape teargas [Oakland, USA, 2011]
tear gas in turkey help

Egyptians embrace army soldiers after they refuse orders to fire on civilians [Cairo, Egypt, 2011]
thanks for not killing us

A Turkish couple moments after being doused by water cannons [Ankara, Turkey, 2013]
turkey protests water cannon

Riot police help a woman affected by tear gas [Ankara, Turkey, 2013]
turkish police helps gassed woman

Woman defends a wounded protester from a military bulldozer [Egypt, 2013]
turkish woman protects injured man

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