On Wednesday, in major cities all over the US protests were staged against the war and occupation of Iraq. The protests have netted more than 200 arrests already. The protests mark the 5th anniversary of the US led invasion of Iraq.
In San Francisco more then 100 protesters were arrested on Market Street in San Francisco's central business district. Another 32 were arrested in Washington trying to block the entrances to the IRS, another 30 were seized at a congressional office.
At Washington's National Mall around 100 protesters carries signs saying "The Endlessness Justifies the Meaninglessness" and "Stop Paying to Kill". Protesters chanted slogans such as "Bush and Cheney, leaders failed, Bush and Cheney belong in jail".