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Protests dispersed 'by force' in Babel

Security forces in Babel's al-Hamra district on Friday broke up a sit-in organized by youths in the district near the headquarters of the local council.
Camps of the protesters were also taken down.
According to a source, who was present on the scene, the police used force to break up the protests.
"Now, calm has been restored to the area, but the security forces are on high alert amid tight measures," he added.