01/13/2011 10:07 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Civilian Protests Around The World (PHOTOS)

Unemployment and government corruption sparked mass protests in Tunisia, and the ensuing situation has transformed the popular North African tourist destination into a veritable battleground for the past three weeks.

Unfortunately, Tunisia isn't the only nation to be experiencing massive unrest among its civilians. In Pakistan, civil demonstrations erupted over proposed amendments to blasphemy laws, while Haiti can adds a series of election-based protests to its seemingly ever-growing list of troubles following a tragic anniversary.

See photos of current and recent civilian protests around the world here:

Civilian Protests Around The World