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  1. In Baghdad, the protesters have fought running battles with security forces who have to sought to

    Schools shut across southern Iraq in bid to revive protests

    Most schools in southern Iraq were closed on Tuesday, after teachers announced a general strike in an attempt to boost the protest movement that ...
  2. Iraq's highest Shiite authority has described the protesters' demands as "legitimate"

    UN, top Iraq cleric urge 'serious' reforms after protests

    The United Nations' top official in Iraq and the country's most senior cleric urged authorities on Monday to get "serious" about reforms after ...
  3. Demonstrator cooks during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad

    Iraqi forces push protesters back to main square, kill five

    Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Saturday that while protests were important in bringing about political reform, life in the country ...
  4. Demonstrators are seen at the place where tents were burned last night during the ongoing anti-gove

    Iraqi security forces use live fire to disperse Baghdad protesters

    Iraqi security forces opened fire on Wednesday to disperse protesters gathered on a bridge in central Baghdad, shooting live bullets in the air, a ...
  5. emonstrators set fire in front of the Iranian consulate, as they gather during ongoing anti-governm

    Defying PM, thousands of Iraqis continue to flood Baghdad square

    Thousands of anti-government protesters gathered in central Baghdad on Monday, defying the prime minister's plea to end protests which he says are ...
  6. Iraqi demonstrators chant slogans during an anti-government protest at Tarbia square in Kerbala

    Iraqis pour into streets for biggest protest day since Saddam

    Thousands of Iraqis thronged central Baghdad on Friday demanding the root-and-branch downfall of the political elite, in what was expected to ...
  7. Tuk-tuk drivers have become the unofficial heroes of Iraq's demonstrations

    Protesters bond over falafel and tuk-tuks at iconic Baghdad square

    It has become the focal point of protests and a social melting pot: Baghdad's Tahrir Square, the site of a week of anti-government rallies, has ...
  8. Iraq has been rocked by two waves of anti-government protests since the start of the month that have

    Protesters defy Baghdad curfew as violence rocks Shiite holy city

    Protesters remained camped out in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Tuesday after authorities failed to enforce an overnight curfew, as deadly violence ...
  9. A demonstrator throws a tear gas bomb during a protest over corruption, lack of jobs, and poor serv

    Iraq deploys counter-terrorism forces to protect Baghdad buildings

    Iraq's elite Counter-Terrorism Service said on Sunday it had deployed in the streets of Baghdad upon Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi's orders to ...
  10. Demonstrators gather at a protest during a curfew, two days after the nationwide anti-government pr

    Death toll climbs, unrest spreads in Iraq in days of protests

    Iraqi security forces opened fire on thousands of demonstrators who defied a curfew in Baghdad on Thursday and exchanged fire with gunmen in ...