Iraqi policemen using their own hunting rifles killed protesters in the capital Baghdad this week, the government said, adding that the perpetrators had been suspended.
Iraqi demonstrators clash with security forces in al-Tayaran square in central Baghdad on July 27, 2020 during the ongoing anti-government protest due to poor public services. (AFP)
Then-Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi speaks during a joint statement with French President at the Elysee Palace in Paris, on May 3, 2019. (AFP)