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Thu, 23 Jan 2020 04:31 GMT

Death Toll of Friday Attack on Iraqi Protesters Rise to 24

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7Dnews London

Sat, 07 Dec 2019 19:54 GMT

Medics on Saturday December 7th reported an increase in the death toll of Friday's attack on a protest encampment in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, saying that 24 people have been killed, AFP reported.

The victims include four police officers, medics told AFP.

Protests in a large parking complex were shocked as gunmen shot at protesters in a large complex where they camped from inside a building. The gunmen shot towards the Al-Sinek bridge, which is heavy secured.


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