The escalation of the popular protests in Iraq

Baghdad-Alsharqiya, August 9: Popular protests escalated in Iraq today, Sunday, due to the continuing corruption and lack of services in a number of southern governorates

Angry protesters from Al-Fahd District in Dhi Qar stormed the building of the Governorate Office against a background of water scarcity and poor services, raising slogans calling for accountability for corrupt officials.

  The protesters threatened to escalate if no quick solutions were found to their 17-year-old suffering


The competent judicial authorities in the Supreme Committee for Combating Corruption and Major Crimes issued

Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi and Speaker of Parliament Muhammad al-Halbousi emphasized the importance

Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi discussed with the Special Representative of the Secretary-General