Iraqi Human Rights Commission: 93 protesters arrested in Baghdad, Basra, Dhi Qar and Karbala

11 May 2021
Iraqi riot police storm the sit-in square in the center of Hilla city, the center of Babil province, and reports of dozens of injured
Dhi Qar: the demonstrators burn the house of former deputy Hilal Sahlani in the city of Nasiriyah
Security forces fire tear gas at protesters at the Revolutionary Bridge in Babylon
5 ISIS fighters have been killed in southern kirkuk city this evening, in a joint operation between USA soldiers of Kirkuk base and Antiterrorist Iraqi forces. We had Information that they prepared to attack on a iraqi checkpoint tonight: antiterror force says
Al Arabiya correspondent: 3 bridges completely closed in Nasiriyah, southern Iraq
Demonstrators flock to Al-Rowad Street in Al-Mansour area west of Baghdad
Iraq Protests in Dhi Qar now
Demonstrators block Al-Thawra Bridge in Hilla, Babil province
Iraqi Human Rights Commission: 93 protesters arrested in Baghdad, Basra, Dhi Qar and Karbala
Iraqi Armed Forces Commander: 11 wounded by a bomb targeted security forces in Hafez al-Qadi area in Baghdad
Some major roads in Basra province reopened after negotiations between Iraqi security forces and demonstrators
Iraqi Counter-terrorism service Director General Talib Shaghati Kenani denies he is conducting a coup & says his social media accounts have been hacked
Al-Abbas shrine in Kerbala, run by rep of Sistani, brings water to anti-gov't protesters in Baghdad
Reportedly Hacked accounts of The head of the ICTS, Lieutenant General Talib Shaghati AA-Kanani, "announced the start of the military insurrection and the start of the military coup against the illegitimate government in response to the demands of the Iraqi people"
Burning tires near the municipality building of Al-Akika district in Dhi Qar
Iraqi officials: 13 demonstrators killed in the past 24 hours in the south
1 year ago
Number of victims of the attack village of Islah, northeast of Diyala rises to 12 dead and wounded.
IS attack in Jalawla town near Diyala leaves 4 killed and 3 injured from Iraqi forces
Four Iraqi army personnel killed by ISIS attack northern Diyala, Iraq
The sit-ins continue in Samawah, Rumaitha and Al Khadar
Today security forces used excessive live ammunition against the protesters in Basra province in southern Iraq, as the protesters blocked the main road to Umm Qasr port
Tonight angry protesters burned down the new Governorate building in Nasiryah city in Dhi Qar province. This actions comes after security forces killed at least 5 protesters today morning in the city.
Iraqi authorities close 12 TV & radio stations for 3 months due to their coverage of protests. Another 5 given warnings. (This is many of the main TV stations, but not the Iraqiya channel)
The number of demonstrators killed as a result of the repression by government forces rises to 7 dead and dozens of wounded, in the provinces of Basra and Dhi Qar in southern Iraq; during the past hours
Police in Dhi Qar province in southern Iraq calls on people through loudspeakers to calm down in order to preserve civil peace
The return of tension to the Rashid street in Baghdad
A demonstration in Al-'Akayka area and main bridge closed with burning tires
Iraqi police raise the alarm to the maximum level in the province of Basra
Schoolgirls show solidarity with peaceful demonstrations in Shula, northwest of Baghdad
Civil disobedience by school students in Ameriya area west of Baghdad
The death toll in Basra province rose to 3, in addition to 75 wounded
Video when security force fired live ammunition to disperse demonstrators near Umm Qasr port
Another protester was killed after being targeted by government forces in al-Daraya area in Southern Dhi Qar Province.
A spokesman for the Iraqi forces threatens to confront and arrest those involved in acts of sabotage
Iraqi Forces Spokesman: Gangs use demonstrations to attack oil installations and ports
Erbil and Baghdad have reached an agreement over budget and oil exports. Another KRG delegation to visit Baghdad tomorrow to sign the agreement with the Iraqi government - KRG representation in Baghdad
Baghdad this morning: live bullets on protesters in al-Rasheed Street near Ahrar Bridge
Mansour al-Mareed rejects the decision of Nineveh Provincial Council for electing a new governor, says "I am the legitimate governor and I will not leave office unless there's a presidential decree saying so."
Continued clashes towards Shamiya in Nasiriyah and shooting
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