Photos from Black Lives Matter Protests Around the World

Across the globe, people are coming together to protest police brutality.

Across the world, people are rallying to protest the death of George Floyd and police brutality.

Americans are embarking on their sixth day of protests, and people are taking note across the world. "The protests around the world are not being held simply in solidarity with the U.S. demonstrators: Floyd's death has reignited rage against racial injustices in communities across the globe," writes CBS's Charlie D'Agata.

1. England

England saw a spontaneous Black Lives Matter march break out this week in London's Trafalgar Square.

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2. New Zealand

In Auckland, protestors gathered to protest the death of George Floyd as well as the "disproportionate effect of armed policing on indigenous communities in New Zealand," according to TIME.

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3. Berlin

Protestors in Berlin chanted "freedom" and clashed with riot police this week while maintaining social distancing.

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4. Tokyo

About 200 people protested in Tokyo on Saturday, according to Arab News, protesting the killing of George Floyd as well as police brutality against Kurdish people and foreigners.

5. South Africa

Protestors placed signs in front of Cape Town's parliament.

6. Iceland

Iceland saw protests against police brutality outside of the Parliament.

7. France

In Paris, protestors are decrying the death of George Floyd as well as the death of Adama Traoré, who was killed by police officers in France in 2016. On Tuesday, an estimated 20,000 people came out to protest in spite of a ban on public gatherings.

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8. Syria

Syrian artists named Aziz Asmar and Anis Hamdoun created a mural depicting George Floyd.

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9. Mexico

In Mexico, allies put flowers and signs outside of the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City.

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10. Canada

Canada has seen a number of protests, and Toronto and Montreal have seen the police tear gas and pepper spray crowds.

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