Updated: 2004-03-20 21:40
Anti-war demonstrators march through the
streets of Sydney, Australia March 20, 2004 as part of a global protest on
the first anniversary of the start of the Iraq war.
Iraqi Shi'ite Muslims protest against
US-led military presence in the country in central Baghdad March 19, 2004.
A protester (R) wearing a mask painted to look
like skulls raises his fists as he shouts anti-war slogans during a rally
to mark the first anniversary of the US-led war on Iraq, in Tokyo March
20, 2004. Japanese public opinion has been split over the US-led war on
Iraq especially the deployment of Japanese Self Defence Force troops to
Iraq to help with the reconstruction of the country.
Anti-war protesters stage a rally in front of
the United States embassy in Bangkok March 20, 2004 as part of a global
protest on the first anniversary of the start of the Iraq war.
Anti-war activists wearing masks of British
Prime Minister Tony Blair, center, and US President George Bush take
part in a demonstration in New Delhi, India, Saturday, March 20, 2004.
Hundreds of anti-war activists marched peacefully Saturday, demanding the
full withdrawal of US-led coalition troops from Iraq.
An anti-war rally in London organised by the
Stop The War Coalition. Two anti-war demonstrators on scaled London's
landmark Big Ben clock tower in a spectacular protest, as opponents of the
US and British invasion of Iraq prepared to mark its first
anniversary with a rally. [AFP/file]