Peaceful Protests Again Met with Arrests and Government Violence in Iraq

By: Sunday March 6, 2011 6:00 pm

Demonstrations continue across Iraq as people in more than a dozen cities march to demand an end to corruption and the most basic services.

 

Iraqi Student Killed at Baghdad Protest by Thugs in Ministry of Interior SUVs

By: Wednesday February 23, 2011 6:04 am

At Baghdad’s Tahrir Square, one of the students camping there to demand essential services and rights was killed by thugs suspected to be associated with the Ministry of the Interior – a ministry that in the past has often been closely associated with death squads, torture and violence.

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