IRAQI SECURITY FORCES FIRE ON DEMONSTRATORS AT LEAST 17 KILLED

SECURITY FORCES OPENED FIRE DIRECTLY AT HUNDREDS OF ANTI-GOVERNMENT DEMONSTRATORS FRIDAY IN CENTRAL BAGHDAD, KILLING AT LEAST 17 PROTESTERS AND INJURING DO

AS A GROUP OF IRAQI JOURNALISTS WERE INTERVIEWING ANOTHER PROTESTER IN THE SQUARE, A POLICEMAN OPENED FIRE AND WOUNDED THE YOUTH IN THE LEG.

He said there was "no magic solution" to Iraq's problems but pledged to work on laws granting poor families a basic income and fighting corruption.

BAGHDAD – Security forces opened fire directly at hundreds of anti-government demonstrators Friday in central Baghdad, killing at least 17 protesters and injuring dozens, hours after Iraq’s top Shiite cleric warned both...

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