On Jumariyah bridge in Baghdad protesters sit on a makeshift barricade. At least six civilians were killed in the capital last night, when security forces opened fire.

20 April 2021
4 killed during the dispersal of demonstrators in front of the building of Basra province in southern Iraq
Iraqi police use live bullets to disperse demonstrators in Basra
Dozens of sit-ins continue in Afak district east of Diwaniya
Iraqi security forces prevent demonstrators access to the Martyrs Bridge in Baghdad
Security forces use tear gas to disperse protesters at al-Tahrir Bridge in Baghdad
1 year ago
Iraq - Shooting is heard during a demonstration in Rifai district, north of Nasiriyah
Hundreds of demonstrators flocked to the naval square in Basra amid a large security deployment
Baghdad: Clashes between riot police and demonstrators in Al-Rasheed Street
1 year ago
Turkish Defense Ministry says 9 militants have been neutralized in air operations in Metina, northern Iraq
1 year ago
Pompeo: We must help the people of Iraq and Lebanon get rid of Iranian influence and fulfill their aspirations
Iraqi state TV reports that explosives experts have detonated a bomb under a bridge that has been witnessing daily anti-government protests in the capital city
Security forces arrest a number of demonstrators in the city of "Diwaniya" in the province of Qadisiyah, southern Iraq.
Sistani holds Iraqi security forces responsible for using excessive violence against the demonstrators
Burning tents of demonstrators in Basra
Tahrir Square earlier today
On Jumariyah bridge in Baghdad protesters sit on a makeshift barricade. At least six civilians were killed in the capital last night, when security forces opened fire.
According to the Central Bank of Iraq internet shutdowns in the country have resulted in losses amounting to $1.5 billion
Iraq has woken to a fourth day of near-total internet shutdowns, with growing concern that blackouts are hindering the documentation of human rights violations; connectivity at 35% of normal levels; incident ongoing
Medical sources in Basra: 8 people killed and 150 injured during the Iraqi security forces broke up a sit-in in front of the governorate building
1 year ago
4 members of PKK identified in Metina region in northern Iraq, neutralized in air campaign
The number of dead in Basra rises to 7 dead and more than 150 others wounded; as a result of crackdown by government forces against demonstrators.
4.5 magnitude earthquake hits Suleymaniyah and Halabja provinces in Iraq. The center of earthquake was 37 km from Andimeshk, Khuzestan Province, Iran.
Two demonstrators were killed and dozens were injured when security forces dispersed protesters near Basra government building
Security forces disperse demonstrators at Al-Rasheed Street in central Baghdad
Protesters are creating shields to protect themselves from the tear gas canisters that have killed dozens of protesters since the start of IraqProtests in October 1.
The EU deplores the excessive use of force against protestors in Iraq, undermining their right to express their legitimate demands, and expects perpetrators of all violations to be held accountable.
Coalition Jets Pound IS Positions near Kirkuk
Iraqi medical sources: 4 demonstrators killed in Baghdad after security forces fired bullets to disperse protesters
Internet shut down again across most of Iraq following brief 3 hour restoration; real-time network data show national connectivity down to 34% leaving citizens cut off from the world amid crisis; incident ongoing
Iran's National Security Council equates protests in Iraq with "ISIS strife"
Demonstrators try to cut the Martyrs bridge in Baghdad and security forces are trying to counter them
Gunfire in the air to disperse demonstrators in al-Rasheed neighborhood who tried to remove concrete barriers
In province of Babel, Protesters bring down a display of former PM Nouri Al Maliki, Iraq
A student demonstration in Tikrit, Iraq, to support the demonstrators in Baghdad
Demonstrators block some of the main roads, including Kufa-Najaf road, the airport and Sadr hospital bridge
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