UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS)
In the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, thousands gathered in Tahrir Square to protest the government.
Protesters called for the creation of an independent government and said they did not want corrupt political parties.
During the protest it was noted that one group chanted slogans against Iran and another group chanted “Neither America nor Iran”.
Iraqi protesters held up placards with the inscription “We do not want war, we want homeland” and called for their country not to become a territory of conflict due to tensions between Iran and the United States.
Meanwhile today in campaigns carried out via social media in Iraq, a “widespread protest” was called.
Protests in the country erupted on October 1, 2019 due to unemployment, corruption and a lack of public service, which still continue on the 100th day.
This article is written and prepared by our foreign editors writing for OBSERVATORY NEWS from different countries around the world – material edited and published by OBSERVATORY staff in our newsroom.
OBSERVATORY GLOBAL NEWS— Breaking news source, real-time coverage of the world’s events, life, politics, money, business, finance, economy, markets, war and conflict zones.
Contact us: [email protected]
Support The OBSERVATORY from as little as $1 – it only takes a minute. Thank you.
We are OBSERVATORY — the only funding and support we get from people – we are categorically not funded by any political party, any government somewhere or from any grouping that supports certain interests – the only support that makes OBSERVATORY possible came from you.