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Iraqi protesters pack Baghdad square as anti-government movement gathers momentum

Credit: Reuters- Published on October 29, 2019
Tens of thousands of Iraqis packed Baghdad's Tahrir Square on Tuesday for a fifth day of protests, spurred on by reports of security forces shooting dead protesters in Kerbala overnight and the prime minister's refusal to call early elections.
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Credit: Reuters - Politics
Published on October 30, 2019 -  01:39
Defying curfew and crackdown, thousands of protesters gather in Baghdad
Thousands of Iraqis defied a curfew by demonstrating in Baghdad's Tahrir Square on Wednesday (October 30) for a sixth day of anti-government protests. Emily Wither reports.

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