Iraq: Protesters gather as government is squeezed by fiscal crisis


Issue 1108 - 30 Jul 2020 | 2 minute read

Protesters have been returning to the streets of Iraqi cities in increasing numbers over the course of July, leading to a number of deaths and highlighting the fact that Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi has yet to come up with any clear solution to the many governance, infrastructure and economic problems which have long plagued the country. 

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