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Viewfinder: Protesting the Government in Iraq

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Iraqis protest against the government and the lack of basic services outside the regional government headquarters in the southern city of Basra on September 5th, 2018. Iraqi security forces opened fire on protesters on Wednesday as the two sides clashed in the southern city of Basra, a day after six people were killed in demonstrations over poor public services.

Iraqis protest against the government and the lack of basic services outside the regional government headquarters in the southern city of Basra on September 5th, 2018. Iraqi security forces opened fire on protesters on Wednesday as the two sides clashed in the southern city of Basra, a day after six people were killed in demonstrations over poor public services.

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