Iraq protests blamed on 'malicious hands' as death toll passes 100 6 Oct 2019 An Iraqi interior ministry spokesman has said an investigation is underway to determine how protesters were shot dead during six days of unrest that have killed more than 100 people and injured thousands.
Iraq death toll rises to 19 after two days of anti-government protests 3 Oct 2019 The unrest spread quickly from small-scale protests in Baghdad on Tuesday over jobs, services and government corruption. A child and a policeman are among the 19 killed with hundreds more wounded.
Iraq protests: Death toll nears 100 as unrest enters fifth day - BBC 5 Oct 2019 The death toll from anti-government protests in Iraq has risen to almost 100, says the country's parliamentary human rights commission. The unrest entered its fifth day on Saturday, with at least five people killed in the latest
Iraq's Abdul Mahdi orders probe into protester deaths News Al 3 days ago Prime minister forms new commissions to investigate deaths of more than 100 people in recent anti-government protests.
Internet blackout in Iraq as death toll from violent protests rises 3 Oct 2019 Much of Iraq remained offline on Thursday night and several cities, including Baghdad, locked down as security forces battled to control crowds of demonstrators who took to the streets for a third day of anti-government
Iraq protests: What's behind the anger? - BBC News7 Oct 2019 While in the past few years protests in Iraq have become common, the latest wave of unrest which has reportedly left over 100 people dead and thousands more injured could mark a dangerous turning point. Iraqis are not