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On 18th July every year, Nelson Mandela day is celebrated.
Mandela devoted his life to the service of humanity- as a human rights lawyer, a prisoner of conscience, an international peacemaker and the first democratically elected president of a free South Africa.
A series of sit-in street protests, often called the Umbrella Revolution and sometimes used interchangeably with Umbrella Movement, occurred in Hong Kong from 26 September to 15 December 2014. Follow the details of the protests in this Al Jazeera English playlist.