Five protesters killed in Basra in second night of clashes with security forces

Mourners carry the coffin of a protester, who was killed in clashes with security forces in Basra, Iraq September 4, 2018. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) – Five protesters were killed and 16 more were injured during a second day of clashes with security forces in Iraq’s main southern city Basra, local health and security sources said. Twenty-two members of the security forces were also wounded, some by a hand grenade, the sources said, in some of the […]

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