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Iraqi protesters torch buildings, block...

Iraqi protesters torch buildings, block...

Middle East

Thu, Dec 26 2019

Government offices and schools remain closed across almost all of Iraq's south

Thousands protest in Iraq as deadline...

Thousands protest in Iraq as deadline...

Middle East

Sun, Dec 22 2019

Anti-government rallies have rocked Baghdad and the Shiite-majority south since October 1

Iraq protests ramp up, shutting roads,...

Iraq protests ramp up, shutting roads,...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 3 2019

Students took part in sit-ins at their schools, and the national teachers union extended a strike they...

Iraqi protesters, security forces clash...

Iraqi protesters, security forces clash...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 2 2019

Baghdad's overnight violence was centred on two bridges linking Tahrir to the western bank of the...

15 killed, dozens wounded as Iraq protests...

15 killed, dozens wounded as Iraq protests...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 27 2019

Protesters continued to torch the offices of all major political parties, militia groups, and local government...

18 killed in Iraq protests overnight,...

18 killed in Iraq protests overnight,...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 6 2019

Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi's 17-point plan was the result of an emergency cabinet meeting on...

UN says 'this must stop' after Iraqi...

UN says 'this must stop' after Iraqi...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 6 2019

Security forces broke up a mass rally in the east of Baghdad, where protesters faced volleys of tear...

Death toll rises to 72 as Iraqi authorities...

Death toll rises to 72 as Iraqi authorities...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 5 2019

The government has responded with vague reform promises that are unlikely to placate Iraqis

Iraq: Days of escalating protests, bloody...

Iraq: Days of escalating protests, bloody...

Middle East

Fri, Oct 4 2019

The UN calls on Iraq to rapidly and transparently investigate force used by riot police

11 people killed in southern Iraq protests...

11 people killed in southern Iraq protests...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 3 2019

Troops patrolled central areas of Baghdad early on Thursday to enforce a curfew ordered by Prime Minister...

Iraq declares curfews as gunfights rage...

Iraq declares curfews as gunfights rage...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 3 2019

Curfews were imposed in Nassiriya, Amara and Hilla as protests that began on Tuesday over unemployment,...