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 2018-07-22 10:56 

Al Arabiya

Iranian interference in Basra protests to blunt Trump sanctions...

nbsp;Suddenly, July (the month of revolutions and coups in modern Iraq), witnessed protests in Basra demanding water, electricity and jobs in oil...

 2018-07-21 16:20 

Al Arabiya

Iraq protests death toll reaches 11 amid ongoing popular unrest...

Local media outlets in Iraq reported that death toll has now reached to more than 11 people since the outbreak of demonstrations in Basra and other...

 2018-07-20 19:16 

The Daily Mail

Iraqis take to the streets again to demand better services...

BAGHDAD (AP) - Thousands have once again taken to the streets in the capital and the southern city of Basra demanding better public services and jobs.In......

 2018-07-20 19:15 

Washington Post

Iraqis take to the streets again to demand better services...

Thousands have once again taken to the streets in the capital and the southern city of Basra demanding better public services and jobs....

 2018-07-20 19:13 

Business Insider

Iraqis take to the streets again to demand better services...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Thousands have once again taken to the streets in the capital and the southern city of Basra demanding better public services and jobs....

 2018-07-20 18:49 

Haaretz Daily

1 demonstrator killed as thousands protest against corruption in Iraq...

Death occurs during demonstration outside office of a paramilitary group in Basra...

 2018-07-20 15:50 

Channel NewsAsia

Iraqi protesters call for downfall of politicians...

Thousands of Iraqis angry about poor services protested in Baghdad and the southern oil hub of Basra on Friday, calling for the downfall of ......

 2018-07-20 15:43 

Reuters

Iraqi protesters call for downfall of politicians...

Thousands of Iraqis angry about poor services protested in Baghdad and the southern oil hub of Basra on Friday, calling for the downfall of political parties as they escalated demonstrations backed by the country's most powerful clerics....

 2018-07-20 12:18 

Washington Post

Iraqi protester in a coma after being hit by police tear gas...

Iraqi security forces are using tear gas and water cannons to disperse protesters in Basra, the country's oil hub. Demonstrations for better services and jobs began in July, spreading across southern Iraq....

 2018-07-20 09:22 

Al Arabiya

Southern Iraq's woes: Basra protests resume as a main road to Iran blocked...

The southern region of Iraq continued to face crisis as hundreds of people from Basra resumed demonstrations on Friday, protesting in front of the of...

 2018-07-20 06:12 

Courier Mail

Basra protester in a coma after being hit by police tear gas...

An Iraqi protester is in a coma after being hit in the head with police tear gas. The tear gas was fired by security services while Mohammed Abed Ali was filming protests outside Basra's provincial government building. Anna Bevan reports....

 2018-07-19 23:12 

Gulf Times

Desperate for jobs...

Iraqi protesters hand over job requests to government employees in Basra, Iraq....

 2018-07-18 18:56 

Al Jazeera

Iraq struggles with economic, energy crises as protests spread...

Unrest over lack of electricity and other basic services that began in Basra last week has spread to other large cities....

 2018-07-18 07:38 

Al Jazeera

Southern Iraq unrest: Protest outside oil field near Basra...

A wave of protests that have rocked southern Iraq entered a second week as the government battles to contain mounting anger over the poor services and unemployment....

 2018-07-18 05:00 

Sputnik International

Analyst Explains How Washington Could Take Advantage of Protests in Iraq's Basra...

The Basra protests are gaining pace despite Baghdad's attempts to calm the ongoing turmoil down. Speaking to Sputnik, Iraqi analysts opined that the demonstrations may lead to certain political changes and expressed concerns over Washington's pote...

 2018-07-18 04:03 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Iraqi police beat protesters with batons as unrest grows...

Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oil field near Basra Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathered pace....

 2018-07-18 01:24 

Gulf Times

Police disperse protesters outside oilfield...

Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield near Basra yesterday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathered pace....

 2018-07-18 00:07 

Japan Times

Iraqi police quell protests outside Zubair oilfield as public unrest grows...

Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday ......

 2018-07-17 21:52 

Kuwait News Agency

Iraqi gov't approves appropriations to improve services in Basra...

BAGHDAD, July 17 (KUNA) -- The Iraqi government approved Tuesday appropriations to improve services and activate economic activities in southern Basra governorate, in a bid to honor demands of protesters. The government will allocate proceeds from Basra o...

 2018-07-17 21:35 

The Jordan Times

Iraqi police use batons to disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield as unrest grows...

BASRA, Iraq — Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathered pace. Since dem...

 2018-07-17 21:18 

VOA

Iraqi Police Disperse Protesters Outside Zubair Oilfield as Unrest Grows...

Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathered pace.Since demonstrations began nin...

 2018-07-17 20:47 

Axios

The big picture: Iraqis take to the streets to demand basic services...

Protests that began in Basra over a lack of basic services and job opportunities have spread to several cities in Iraq and left at least eight dead and dozens injured, CNN reports . The big picture: Saad Jawad of London School of Economics told Al Jazeera...

 2018-07-17 17:48 

NPR

Amid Electricity Cuts, Anti-Government Unrest Grows In Southern Iraq...

The protests sweeping Basra and other southern provinces in the past week threaten to destabilize Iraq's caretaker government....

 2018-07-17 16:50 

Reuters

Iraqi police disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield as unrest grows...

Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathered pace....

 2018-07-17 16:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Iraqi police disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield as unrest grows...

Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathered pace....

 2018-07-17 13:00 

Channel NewsAsia

Iraqi police use batons to disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield as unrest grows...

BASRA, Iraq: Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield ......

 2018-07-17 12:58 

Reuters

Iraqi police use batons to disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield as unrest grows...

Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathered pace....

 2018-07-17 09:48 

The Jordan Times

Iraqi police use batons to disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield...

BASRA- Iraqi police used batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters at the main entrance to the giant Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathers pace. Since demonstrations began ni...

 2018-07-17 09:32 

Reuters

Iraqi police use batons to disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield...

Iraqi police used batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters at the main entrance to the giant Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathers pace....

 2018-07-17 09:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Iraqi police use batons to disperse protesters outside Zubair oilfield...

Iraqi police used batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters at the main entrance to the giant Zubair oilfield near Basra on Tuesday as unrest across southern cities over poor basic services gathers pace....

 2018-07-17 08:44 

Press TV

Protests against poor services continue in Iraq...

Iraqi police say around 250 people have held a protest at the main entrance to a major oilfield near the Iraqi city of Basra....

 2018-07-17 07:49 

Reuters Africa

Protesters gather at entrance to Iraq's Zubair oilfield - police...

Iraqi police used batons and rubber hoses on Tuesday to disperse about 250 protesters who gathered at the main entrance to the giant Zubair oilfield near Basra, police said, in growing unrest across southern cities over poor basic services....

 2018-07-17 07:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Protesters gather at entrance to Iraq's Zubair oilfield - police...

Iraqi police used batons and rubber hoses on Tuesday to disperse about 250 protesters who gathered at the main entrance to the giant Zubair oilfield near Basra, police said, in growing unrest across southern cities over poor basic services....

 2018-07-17 06:37 

US News & World Report

Protesters Gather at Entrance to Iraq's Zubair Oilfield: Police...

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) - About 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to Iraq's giant Zubair oilfield on Tuesday, police said, amid growing......

 2018-07-17 00:59 

JPost.com

Police: Protesters gather at entrance to Iraq's Zubair oilfield...
 2018-07-16 21:03 

Al Jazeera

Iraq: Deadly Basra protests spread to other cities...

Demonstrations erupt in Diyala and Nasiriyah following days of clashes in Basra that left at least seven people dead....

 2018-07-16 19:57 

Al Arabiya

VIDEO: Iraqi protesters burn pictures of Khomeini in Basra...

As popular unrest across several southern cities of Iraq, videos being shared on social media showed several demonstrators burning the offices of...

 2018-07-16 19:48 

The Jordan Times

Iraqis demand change as protests run into second week...

BASRA, Iraq — Protests in Iraq continued into their second week on Monday following days of clashes that left six people dead, with demonstrators rallying to put social problems in the spotlight. Months after Iraq declared victory over the Daesh gro...

 2018-07-16 18:04 

Kuwait Times

Iraqis demand change as protests run into second week...

BASRA: Protests in Iraq continued into their second week yesterday following days of clashes that left eight people dead, with demonstrators rallying to put social problems in the spotlight. Months after Iraq declared victory over the Islamic State group,...

 2018-07-16 16:02 

Borneo Bulletin

Iraqi police arresting protesters in the south: Activists...

BAGHDAD (AP) Activists said Iraqi security forces in the southern oil-rich province of Basra have started arresting protesters who have taken part in the week-long demonstrations there demanding jobs and better services. More details in Tuesday's Born...

 2018-07-16 14:09 

China Post

Activists: Iraqi police arresting protesters in the south...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Activists say Iraqi security forces in the southern oil-rich province of Basra have started arresting protesters who have taken part in the week-long demonstrations there demanding jobs and better services.Two activists told The Assoc...

 2018-07-16 13:56 

Channel NewsAsia

Iraqis demand change as protests run into second week...

BASRA, Iraq: Protests in Iraq continued into their second week on Monday (Jul 16) following days of clashes that left six people dead, with ......

 2018-07-16 13:39 

UPI

Iraqi media: Oil-rich Basra is a 'battlefield'...

Authorities in southern Iraq are concerned about the risk to the nation's oil given the political unrest gripping Basra, Iraqi media reported Monday....

 2018-07-16 13:12 

Deutsche Welle

Iraq braces for more unrest as Basra protests gather pace...

As protesters gathered at the entrance to Iraq's Siba natural gas field in a renewed protest over jobs, security forces in Basra started making the first of dozens of arrests. Baghdad is preparing for more protests....

 2018-07-16 11:29 

Bahrain Mirror

Government Measures to Accommodate Protests in Southern Iraq and a Night Ban in Basra...

The Iraqi government announced Saturday night to take development measures to contain protests in southern Iraq the day after the killing of two people with unexplained circumstances and to restore security, especially in the province of Basra where the a...

 2018-07-16 11:21 

Bahrain Mirror

Iraq Police Fire in Air as Protesters Try to Storm Basra Government Building...

Iraqi police fired in the air to disperse hundreds of protesters who tried to storm a government building in Basra and demonstrated near an oil field, police said, wounding 48 people in unrest over poor services that has swept southern cities....

 2018-07-16 11:10 

Channel NewsAsia

Protesters at Iraq's Siba gas field demand jobs, better services...

BASRA, Iraq: About 200 protesters gathered at the main entrance to Iraq's Siba natural gas field on Monday, police sources said, following more ......

 2018-07-16 09:40 

ABC News (US)

[ International ]

Activists: Iraqi police arresting protesters in the south...

Activists: Iraqi police arresting protesters behind week-long rallies in Basra demanding jobs, better services...

 2018-07-16 09:38 

Washington Post

Activists: Iraqi police arresting protesters in the south...

Iraqi security forces in the southern oil-rich province of Basra have started arresting protesters who took part in the week-long demonstrations there to demand more jobs and better services, activists said Monday....

 2018-07-16 09:36 

Idaho Statesman

Activists: Iraqi police arresting protesters in the south...

Iraqi security forces in the southern oil-rich province of Basra have started arresting protesters who took part in the week-long demonstrations there to demand more jobs and better services, activists ... Click to Continue...

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