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Anti-corruption protesters storm Baghdad’s Green Zone, enter parliament

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Hundreds of supporters of influential Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, who have been protesting against corruption, have stormed Baghdad’s Green Zone. The crowds entered the parliamentary building.

A state of emergency has been declared in the Iraqi capital.

To prevent more protesters entering the Green Zone, Iraqi security forces have fired tear gas and shot bullets into the air, Reuters reported citing its sources in the police, as well as al-Sadr's office. Around a dozen people were injured. 

https://www.rt.com/news/341466-iraq-protesters-baghdad-corruption/

Thanks neo-cons and democrats for this foreign entanglement! 

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And thanks for this TOO! 

At least 21 killed, 42 injured as ISIS car bomb targets Shiite market near Baghdad – officials

A car bomb killed at least 21 people near the Iraqi capital security officials have said, according to AP. The bomb targeted a Shiite open air market in Nahrawan. Terror group Islamic State claimed responsibility for the deadly attack.

https://www.rt.com/news/341443-shiite-pilgrims-bomb-baghdad/

 

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And so it begins. :damned:  The US will be called on to respond.

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1 minute ago, grav said:

And so it begins. :damned:  The US will be called on to respond.

You got that right! More blood and treasure because THEY want it that way. I wish one day they would declare a war and no one showed up! 

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30 minutes ago, Cinnamon said:

You got that right! More blood and treasure because THEY want it that way. I wish one day they would declare a war and no one showed up! 

it's all an illusion!

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