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May Day 2020 around the world: in pictures




May Day 2020 around the world: in pictures


AS THE world still grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s International Workers’ Day is like no other.

Below are images from around the world of working people standing up for their rights as workers and marking the struggles of those who fought before.


People in Paris take part in a banned gathering as part of the May Day demonstrations.

A man holding a placard reading ‘Capitalism kills’ before being arrested

A man holding a placard reading ‘Capitalism kills’ before being arrested

People in Marseille take part in a more peaceful demonstration.


Participants of the German Trade Union Federation (DGB) hold a banner in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin with the inscription: “One is not alone in solidarity”

Demonstrators practice social distancing due to coronavirus restrictions, at a Labor Day rally in Duisberg, Germany


Protesters from the communist party-affiliated PAME union practice social distancing during a May Day rally outside the Greek Parliament, in Athens.

South Africa

Health workers, unions & civil society hold a picket outside Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto, South Africa.

South Korea

Members of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus, sit while maintaining social distancing during a May Day rally.


Pakistani labourers stage rally for their rights in Quetta, Pakistan.


Police attack protesters in Istanbul.

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