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Protesters Storm Iraq Parliament Shia protesters stormed into the heavily fortified Green Zone Saturday, many of them demanding an end to corruption. The BBC's Ahmed Maher has an update from Baghdad.
NPR.org | 15 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Iraq Protesters Leave Baghdad Green Zone on Cleric's Order A day after his followers stormed the capital's fortified core, the Shiite cleric Moktada al-Sadr demanded that Parliament meet soon to approve a new cabinet.
New York Times | 36 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Muqtada al-Sadr loyalists leave Baghdad's Green Zone Prime Minister Abadi issues call for arrests as 24-hour sit-in ends but protesters vow to return if demands are not met.
Al Jazeera | 1 hour, 11 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Iraqis end demonstration in Baghdad's Green Zone Anti-government protesters temporarily ended their mass demonstration in Baghdad's Green Zone on Sunday and began an orderly withdrawal a day after tearing down walls around the government district and invading...
KLKNTV.com | 4 hours, 46 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lincoln, Nebraska
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Iraqi PM orders arrests after protesters storm Green Zone, attack lawmakers BAGHDAD—Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Sunday ordered authorities to arrest and prosecute protesters who attacked security forces, lawmakers and damaged state property after breaking into Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone to pr
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Protesters to leave Baghdad's Green Zone: statement Iraqi protesters were to withdraw Sunday from Baghdad's Green Zone after breaking into the fortified area and storming parliament the day before, a statement from organisers said. "The protest organising committee announces the withdrawal of the
Yahoo! News | 5 hours, 21 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Open house in Baghdad's mythical Green Zone Thousands of wide-eyed Iraqis marvelled at the fountains, flowers and perfect lawns in Baghdad's Green Zone on Sunday, a day after protesters breached the walls of the fortified area. "This is the first time I've been here since I came with
Yahoo! News | 5 hours, 29 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Followers of Iraqi Shiite cleric announce disbanding of protests in Baghdad's Green Zone BAGHDAD (AP) Followers of Iraqi Shiite cleric announce disbanding of protests in Baghdad's Green Zone.
Yahoo! News | 5 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Iraqis camped out in Baghdad's Green Zone announce withdrawal BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The committee organizing a sit-in inside Baghdad's Green Zone called on protesters to leave the heavily fortified government district on Sunday, 24 hours after they overran security barriers and stormed into parliament. A spokeswo
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Bombings kill 31 as Iraq grapples with political crisis BAGHDAD (AP) Two car bombs in the southern Iraqi city of Samawah on Sunday killed 31 people and wounded dozens, the latest in a series of large attacks claimed by the Islamic State group as the country grapples with¦
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