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Iraqi forces disperse protests in Maysan before they begin

Afghan security forces
Security forces have broken up a demonstration in Maysan province, according to a local source.
The gathering was dispersed as the people are set to march in bulk numbers against the government in the southern provinces.
"A number of protesters gathered in al-Magar district for today's demonstrations, but the security forces dispersed them even before the protests began," he added.
According to the source, there is a heavy security presence in the province to forestall clashes and impose law and order.
He added the security forces will crackdown on what he called 'infiltrators' who seek to mar the protests.