Skip to main content

Iraqi policeman shot dead during Nasiriyah protests

A policeman was killed Sunday in Iraq, as security forces tried to disperse a third consecutive day of protests in the city of Nasiriyah, according to medics. Witnesses said security forces opened fire on demonstrators from the city's Haboubi Square, after a third consecutive day of protests.
Middle East Eye delivers independent and unrivalled coverage and analysis of the Middle East, North Africa and beyond. To learn more about republishing this content and the associated fees, please fill out this form. More about MEE can be found here.