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Saleh: constitution guarantees rights to demonstrate


Iraq President Barham Saleh vowed on Sunday to hold accountable those who are involved in committing violence practices against demonstrators and security forces.

He also promised Iraqis to disclose the facts regarding the violent practices that marred the demonstrations.
These remarks came during a meeting of Saleh and a delegation of the Iraqi Council for Peace and Solidarity headed by Ali al-Rafiei."

Saleh, according to the statement, said that the right to demonstrate and express opinion, in addition to demanding civil rights is guaranteed by the Constitution.