Attack on protesters in Basra and burned down their tents

Map. History of Iraq conflict

4 April 2020
Tahrir Square in Baghdad is packed with protesters chanting "With our soul & blood we redeem Iraq". The protests in Iraq are under threats of being ceased by the security forces after Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr supporters left the protests.
Iraq. Baghdad's central Wathba square, 25 January. Iraqi security forces firing live rounds and tear gas at anti-government demonstrators.
Muqtada al-Sadr calls on his supporters not to participate in the demonstrations in Iraq for thirty days
20 wounded among the demonstrators in Baghdad
Iraqi security forces withdraw to Al Wathba Square
Clashes between demonstrators and security forces in central Baghdad, and gunfire audible
New security forces arrive near Fahd Bridge and tension returns again
Baghdad: Protesters block the road near the Al-Sank bridge
Riot police set fire to tents outside Rafidan Bank, it's about 100 meters from Tahrir Square. They have now pulled back.
Large US military convoy en route to Duhok in Kurdistan Region, probably heading to Northern Syria
Multiple demonstrators injured as government forces deploying tear gas at Tahrir square in Baghdad
Government forces shoot protesters in the city of Nasiriyah, southern Iraq
Coordinating Committee for Demonstrations: we remain in the squares until our demands are met
Concrete barriers removed near Baghdad's sit-in
Iraqi television: security forces ordered to reopen roads in the sit-in in Basra
Iraqi protesters cut the Al Hadara bridge in the city of Nasiriyah
Protesters are keeping Tahrir alive. #IraqProtests
In pictures, the demonstrators of Babel Governorate cross the international highway
Attack on protesters in Basra and burned down their tents
"Rapid intervention forces" entered the sit-in in Basrah and the burning of tents
Tensions at sit-in in Basrah, Southern Iraq
Iraqi security forces storm through Basrah Square protest in the center of Basrah city. The security forces burned their tents as they attempt to disperse demonstrations, and carried out the largest campaign of arrests.
Four protesters killed on Mohammed Al Qasim highway in Baghdad
Four members of French Catholic NGO, three French, one Iraqi, missing in Baghdad, according to charity
A total of 34 US service members diagnosed with traumatic brain injury following Iran missile attack on base in Iraq, according to @DeptofDefense
Here's the breakdown of 34 US troops injured in the Al-Asad strikes, per DoD: 8 arrived in US this morning for ongoing treatment; 9 US troops still getting treated in Germany; 1 servicemember treated Kuwait has returned to duty 16 servicemembers in Iraq already returned to duty
Iraqi medical sources: 2 killed in al-Kilani Square in central Baghdad
Baghdad: Live bullets were fired at the demonstrators at Mohammad Muhammad Al-Qasim
Baghdad: demonstration at the bridge of Muhammad al-Qasim
Najaf security forces use live bullets and tear gas and launch a massive campaign of arrests of protesters
2 month ago
Erdogan: We must not allow the security situation in Iraq to deteriorate again
Million march in Baghdad2 month ago
"Million march" in Baghdad
Kuwait summons the Iranian ambassador on the background of the Revolutionary Guards' statements about U.S. drone from Kuwait
From the demonstrations called by Sadr to demand expelling foreign troops from Iraq
PMF artillery/mortar units targeting ISIS hideouts on Hamrin mountains
Sadr calls for the closure of US military bases and security companies in Iraq
"Down Down America. Down Down to colonialism. Down Down to Israel," demonstrators chant as anti-US rallies take place in Baghdad
Elders from Mosul are giving their support to Muqtada's march
Al-Sadr calls on the Iraqi government to conclude non-aggression treaties with all neighboring countries
Al-Sadr: The United States will be treated as an occupant country if it refuses to leave Iraq
Sadr calls on the neighboring countries of Iraq to stop interfering in the Iraqi position with the United States
Mass demonstrations in the Al-Jadiriya area in the middle of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, to demand the exit of the American forces from the country
Some more photos this morning. Sadr gave strict orders not to fly any flag except the Iraqi one
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