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Police fire teargas at protesters in Baghdad, 1 killed: sources


Iraqi security forces on Thursday shot dead a protester in Al Rasheed Street in Baghdad, Sky News reported citing sources.

Teargas was heavily fired near the al-Ahrar bridge in central Baghdad on Friday, a security source said. The bridge is leading to the heavily fortified Green Zone.

Sources said that police fired teargas this morning to disperse demonstrators who approached the bridge.