Police in Cairo clashed with demonstrators who had gathered near the presidental palace. Tens of thousands came out to protest against the draft constitution which they fear will turn Egypt into a state based on Sharia law.
Hundreds of people have clashed with Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters in the city's business district. The unidentified men tried to break down protest barriers, demanding the protesters to open the roads.
Israeli police have raided the compound of Al-Aqsa Mosque on the Temple Mount to thwart an alleged attack by Palestinian rioters. The Palestinian youths were protesting against Orthodox Jews visiting the holy site.
Police in Hong Kong have begun removing barricades from the encampments of pro-democracy protesters, prompting clashes with demonstrators.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has referred to the advance of Islamists in Kobani and the great loss of lives there as a 'tragedy.' As Turkey refuses to send in troops, Kurdish demonstrations persist.
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