Map. History of Iraq conflict

17 April 2021
Secretary-General of the League of Arab States: We stress the need to intensify dialogue in Iraq to stop the violence
Iraqi security forces violently disperse a demonstration in Basra province and arrest 6 students
Protest in Dhi Qar, Iraq now
Heavy deployment of security forces in Basra
Demonstration in Al Nasiriyah right now
Iraq: Student demonstrations in Karbala close the Directorate of Education and graduate staff
The streets of Nasiriyah embraces the funeral of one of protesters
Dhi Qar: Continuation of the closure of the Education Building and the funeral of one of the dead and hundreds of protesters join the scene of the sit-in
Diwaniya: high school students confirm their continued sit-in & support demonstrators & say "school is important, but the homeland is more important"
Internet is being restored in Iraq as of 8:00 a.m. Baghdad time (05:00 UTC) as part of 4 p.m. to 8 a.m. curfew cycle; social media remain blocked for most users and service remains degraded 40 days after the introduction of restrictions
Iraq Protests: Washington supports the calls for early elections & electoral reform in Iraq
3 killed and more than 150 injured during the dispersal of demonstrations in Nasiriyah southern Iraq
Renewed clashes between demonstrators and Iraqi security forces in al-Khalani Square in central Baghdad and the outbreak of fire in the notary building
UNAMI calls for restraint and non-use of live ammunition
Thousands of demonstrators gathered at Tahrir square in central Baghdad
KRI's Nechervan Barzani is in Abu Dhabi, meeting UAE's Mohammed Bin Zaid.
Baghdad Operations arrested a security forces member involved in the shooting of protesters on Rashid Street
Iraq: 5 Italian soldiers involved in an IED explosion. All hospitalized. Three soldiers in serious condition but would not be life threatening. The Chief SMD GenVecciarelli follows the evolution of the situation
Government forces fire tear gas canisters at demonstrators in al-Haboubi Square in central Dhi Qar in southern Iraq
Maysan demonstrators block the road leading to the Al-Shayeb border crossing and oil fields in the area of Al-Mu'mahr.1 year ago
Maysan demonstrators block the road leading to the Al-Shayeb border crossing and oil fields in the area of Al-Mu'mahr.
Witnesses confirmed the killing of three protesters in clashes at Khalani Square at dawn today
Government forces close al-Khalani Square in central Baghdad with concrete barriers in an attempt to restrict the demonstrators
Civil disobedience of students in schools and universities in Nasiriyah
Human Rights Commission in Iraq: The number of victims of the protests reached 301 dead and 15 thousand wounded since 25 October
Rally at Tahrir square in Baghdad
Internet shut down again across most of Iraq following 4 hour partial restoration; real-time network data show national connectivity down to just 30% cutting off local voices amid ongoing crisis; incident ongoing
Three demonstrators were killed near Tahrir Square in central Baghdad
Similar crackdowns underway in Basra & Karbala, @AFP correspondents report, where protest camps have been cleared out or burned, demonstrators arrested
Witnesses of smoke billowing and the sound of live bullets after the suppression of demonstrators in al-Khalani Square in central Baghdad
Iraq factions reach deal to save government and 'end protests' after series of meetings, including gatherings led by Iran's Qasem Soleimani: AFP
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