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Protesters Block Dhi Qar oil company, prevent employees to enter


A security source in Dhi Qar province said on Monday that protesters closed the Dhi Qar oil company again and prevented employees from entering it.

The source said: "The protesters have closed the Dhi Qar oil company again and prevented its employees from entering."

“Dhi Qar Oil Company and the judiciary department is a sovereign department not covered by the holidays announced by the provincial administration," the source added.

It is noteworthy that Dhi Qar`s demonstrators, who in the previous days cut off roads leading to the company and blocked them. They also prevented employees from entering it in protest against the situation in Dhi Qar and the country.

Dhi Qar witnessed the continuation of demonstrations and protests since the first of October in conjunction with the demonstrations that began in the capital Baghdad and a number of provinces.