Protesters celebrate on the Ahrar Bridge, in Baghdad. Photo: AP Photo

Key bridges in Baghdad sealed off as Iraqi protests pick up pace

  • Activists are demanding government reforms and have resisted efforts by security forces to snuff the public gatherings out
Topic |   Iraq

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Protesters celebrate on the Ahrar Bridge, in Baghdad. Photo: AP Photo
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Iraqi anti-government demonstrators during a protest. Photo: dpa

UN mission in Iraq proposes road map to bring an end to anti-government protest ‘bloodbath’

  • At least 319 protesters have been killed by security forces since demonstrations began in October
Topic |   Iraq

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Iraqi anti-government demonstrators during a protest. Photo: dpa
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