Iceland makes international headlines

Yesterday and today the events in Iceland made headlines all across the world. The protest was on the front pages of The Guardian, Le Monde, The BBC, on Channel 4 news, The New York Times and many more. 

AFP also reported thousands of people protesting in Reykjavik yesterday to demand the PM's resignation. 

More international journalists are arriving in Iceland today to observe the second protest, taking place at Austurvöllur parliament square at 5 pm today. 


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