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Government Forces Did Not Fire Directly at Iraqi Protesters: Interior Ministry

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Sun, 06 Oct 2019 17:37 GMT

Iraq’s Interior Ministry spokesman Saad Maan on Sunday October 6th claimed the presence of a hidden hand behind targeting protesters in the recent incidents, saying that the Iraqi government forces did not fire directly at civilians, Reuters and RT reported. 

In a press conference for spokespersons of the ministries of defence, interior, health, and joint operations, Maan said that an investigation was launched to find those behind attacking the civilians.

He also condemned all attacks against media outlets, including local and international outlets, according to reports.


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