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Gary R. Bunt

Iraq Protests (updated)

Iraq protests - selected links and information

al Jazeera, Twitter feed showing rolling coverage of protests.
The Baby Shark video was used in protests (like in Lebanon) (Twitter)
Lawk Ghafari, Rudaw, Iraq protests: ‘Even if they kill 200 more on Friday, we won’t go home this time’, 24 Oct 2019
Independent, Iraq protests: Death toll soars past 250 as violence continues, after ‘18 killed’ overnight in Karbala city, "Video footage reportedly taken at the scene and shared online showed demonstrators running for cover, as a constant volley of machine gunfire crackled in the background."
BBC News, Iraq protests: Upsurge in violence despite Baghdad curfew

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