Enable Read mode
100% Font Size
A delegation of Iraqi protesters met President of the Iraqi Council of Representatives Mohamed al-Halbousi on Saturday and presented their demands in the parliament.
A parliamentary session is scheduled to take place later the same day to discuss those demands.
Following the meeting, al-Halbousi said that he will raise the protesters’ demands to political blocs and the Iraqi government.
Iraq protests death toll nears 100: Rights panelThe death toll from mass protests in Baghdad and cities across southern Iraq neared 100 on Saturday as the unrest entered its fifth day, a rights ... Middle East
Powerful cleric al-Sadr urges Iraq government to quit as protests rageOne of Iraq’s most influential clerics called on Friday for the government to resign as the death toll rose to 65 in three days of violent ... Middle East
Iraq forces fire on dozens of protesters in Baghdad: AFPIraqi security forces Friday opened fire on dozens of protesters gathering in Baghdad for a fourth day of demonstrations against corruption, ... Middle East
Iraq dollar bonds tumble 1.2 cents amid unrest, surging death tollIraq’s dollar-denominated sovereign debt dropped 1.2 cents to a four-month low on Friday after the death toll from days of violent ... Economy