Hundreds of Iraqi Kurdish protesters gathered in Sulaimania, meeting a heavy presence by the military and riot police, with armored fighting vehicles present across the city on all roads. 3 members of parliament were also arrested in Sulaimania after heavy police crackdowns with tear gas and rubber bullets led to dozens of detainmnents.
Thousands of protesters in Nantes marched against a reformation of the unemployment insurance system, recent mass layoffs in both the public and private sector, as well as job insecurity in France. Several trade unions called for the day of the demonstration, as well as many smaller organizations and groups.
Demonstrators in the Kurin Sarjangal village near Zahedan took to the streets against the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps following the massacre of 37 fuel traders at the border. One person was killed and one wounded during clashes with security agents in the area, who fired directly at protesters in an attempt to kill.