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31 dead, more than 1,000 injured in Iraq protest clashes

WorldNews Friday, 4 October 2019 ()
31 dead, more than 1,000 injured in Iraq protest clashesThousands of protesters clashed with riot police in Iraq's capital and across the south on Thursday, the third day of mass rallies that have left 31 dead. Defying curfews, tear gas and live rounds, truckfuls of demonstrators gathered to vent anger over corruption, unemployment and poor services in the biggest challenge yet to Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi. In his first public address since protests began, the embattled premier made a televised speech early Friday as heavy gunfire rang out across Baghdad. He described recent events as "the destruction of the state, the entire state", but refrained from...
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