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Iraq: Anti-government protests continue overnight in Baghdad01:31

Iraq: Anti-government protests continue overnight in Baghdad

Iraq, Baghdad
November 15, 2019 at 19:54 GMT -00:00 · Published

Thousands of anti-government protesters gathered in Tahrir Square in Baghdad on Friday night after a day of clashes in the Iraqi capital.

Large amounts of protesters can be seen on the square, some using laser pointers, as music plays.

Massive anti-government protests have gripped the country since October 1, when demonstrators filled the streets, denouncing high levels of unemployment, widespread corruption and a lack of basic services.

Iraq: Anti-government protests continue overnight in Baghdad01:31
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Thousands of anti-government protesters gathered in Tahrir Square in Baghdad on Friday night after a day of clashes in the Iraqi capital.

Large amounts of protesters can be seen on the square, some using laser pointers, as music plays.

Massive anti-government protests have gripped the country since October 1, when demonstrators filled the streets, denouncing high levels of unemployment, widespread corruption and a lack of basic services.

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