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Iraq: Thousands flood Tahrir Square in anti-govt protest

Iraq, Baghdad
December 11, 2019 at 05:21 GMT +00:00 · Published

Anti-government protests continued in Baghdad on Tuesday, as thousands gathered in Tahrir Square.

Footage shows protesters chanting slogans, with some carrying the coffin of a martyr in procession.

Unrest began in October amid anger over corruption and economic inequality. Over 400 protesters have been killed and thousands more injured in the violence.

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Anti-government protests continued in Baghdad on Tuesday, as thousands gathered in Tahrir Square.

Footage shows protesters chanting slogans, with some carrying the coffin of a martyr in procession.

Unrest began in October amid anger over corruption and economic inequality. Over 400 protesters have been killed and thousands more injured in the violence.

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