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Demonstrators extinguish fire broke out at shops in Baghdad

Seven teams of the Civil Defense managed to extinguish the fire that broke out at three shops early today in Al-Rasheed Street near Al-Ahrar Bridge, according to a source at the Civil Defense Directorate said.

The source said in a press statement, that the two unknown persons set fire at three shops for sports equipment in Hafez al-Qadi area near Al Ahrar Bridge from Al-Rasheed Street.

"Seven fire brigades participated in extinguishing the fire, which ended its work less than an hour after the report, despite the closure of some roads with concrete barriers and tires," the source added.

"The fire caused damage to goods and sports equipment Worth millions of dinars," the source said.