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Three protesters shot dead in southern Iraq by security forces - police, medical sources

Reuters | Baghdad | Updated: 11-11-2019 02:19 IST | Created: 11-11-2019 02:18 IST
Three protesters shot dead in southern Iraq by security forces - police, medical sources
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Security forces opened fire on protesters in the southern Iraqi city of Nassiriya on Sunday, killing at least three people, police and medics said.

Protesters had gathered on a bridge in the city, and security forces used live ammunition to disperse them, the sources said. More than 100 others were wounded in clashes in the city, they added.


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