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Iraq Protests: Over 110 People Killed, 6,000 Injured in Six Days


Over 110 people have so far been killed since the beginning of protests in Iraq, while more 6,000 others were injured, a report said on Sunday.

Protests started on Tuesday in Baghdad capital and several other major cities against the unemployment, corruption, and poor public services.

Earlier the day, the Ministry of Interior reported that 104 individuals had been killed, adding that over 6,000 were also wounded due to the deadly clashes between the protesters and security forces.

Meanwhile, Reuters said that eight more people were killed on Sunday evening in eastern Baghdad.