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Security forces crack down on Iraqi protesters

Iraqi demonstrators throw fireworks towards Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq November 26, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi demonstrators throw fireworks towards Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq November 26, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi demonstrators throw fireworks towards Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq November 26, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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A protester holds an Iraqi flag next to burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 27. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

A protester holds an Iraqi flag next to burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 27. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

A protester holds an Iraqi flag next to burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 27. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen
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A protester pours fuel on objects to burn it as he blocks a street during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 27. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

A protester pours fuel on objects to burn it as he blocks a street during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 27. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

A protester pours fuel on objects to burn it as he blocks a street during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 27. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen
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An Iraqi demonstrator receives medical attention during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 27. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator receives medical attention during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 27. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator receives medical attention during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 27. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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An Iraqi boy runs between burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 27. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

An Iraqi boy runs between burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 27. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

An Iraqi boy runs between burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 27. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani
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A protester walks amid a cloud of smoke from burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 26. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

A protester walks amid a cloud of smoke from burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 26. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen

A protester walks amid a cloud of smoke from burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Kerbala, November 26. REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen
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Iraqi security forces are seen as they clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces are seen as they clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces are seen as they clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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An Iraqi demonstrator uses a slingshot on a tuk-tuk to throw a stone at Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator uses a slingshot on a tuk-tuk to throw a stone at Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator uses a slingshot on a tuk-tuk to throw a stone at Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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Iraqi security forces are seen as they clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces are seen as they clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces are seen as they clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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Iraqi security forces clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi security forces clash with demonstrators during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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An Iraqi demonstrator pastes a note with his wish at a wall of wishes, during ongoing anti-government protests, at the building called 'the Turkish Restaurant Building', in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

An Iraqi demonstrator pastes a note with his wish at a wall of wishes, during ongoing anti-government protests, at the building called 'the Turkish Restaurant Building', in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

An Iraqi demonstrator pastes a note with his wish at a wall of wishes, during ongoing anti-government protests, at the building called 'the Turkish Restaurant Building', in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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A woman pours medical fluid on the face of a demonstrator who was affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A woman pours medical fluid on the face of a demonstrator who was affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A woman pours medical fluid on the face of a demonstrator who was affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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Iraqi demonstrators carry away a man affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Iraqi demonstrators carry away a man affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Iraqi demonstrators carry away a man affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 26. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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A protester holds an Iraqi flag amid a cloud of smoke from burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 26. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

A protester holds an Iraqi flag amid a cloud of smoke from burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 26. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

A protester holds an Iraqi flag amid a cloud of smoke from burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 26. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani
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Boys walk past near burning tires set up by Iraqi protesters during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 26. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

Boys walk past near burning tires set up by Iraqi protesters during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 26. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

Boys walk past near burning tires set up by Iraqi protesters during ongoing anti-government protests in Najaf, November 26. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani
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A demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq November 25, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq November 25, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq November 25, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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An Iraqi demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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Iraqi demonstrators carry away a man affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Iraqi demonstrators carry away a man affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Iraqi demonstrators carry away a man affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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A demonstrator holds a Molotov cocktail during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator holds a Molotov cocktail during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator holds a Molotov cocktail during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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A member of Iraqi security forces sprays water to put out fire during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

A member of Iraqi security forces sprays water to put out fire during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

A member of Iraqi security forces sprays water to put out fire during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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Iraqi demonstrators are seen near Iraqi security forces during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi demonstrators are seen near Iraqi security forces during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Iraqi demonstrators are seen near Iraqi security forces during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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A protester carrying an Iraqi flag walks next to burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A protester carrying an Iraqi flag walks next to burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A protester carrying an Iraqi flag walks next to burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
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An Iraqi boy demonstrator poses for a photograph during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi boy demonstrator poses for a photograph during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi boy demonstrator poses for a photograph during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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A member of Iraqi security forces holds a Molotov cocktail during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

A member of Iraqi security forces holds a Molotov cocktail during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

A member of Iraqi security forces holds a Molotov cocktail during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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Iraq protesters burn tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

Iraq protesters burn tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

Iraq protesters burn tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
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A protester moves a tire to place it in the fire during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A protester moves a tire to place it in the fire during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A protester moves a tire to place it in the fire during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 25. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
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An Iraqi demonstrator holds an Iraqi flag during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

An Iraqi demonstrator holds an Iraqi flag during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

An Iraqi demonstrator holds an Iraqi flag during ongoing anti-government protests, in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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A man pours medical fluid on the face of a demonstrator who was affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A man pours medical fluid on the face of a demonstrator who was affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

A man pours medical fluid on the face of a demonstrator who was affected by tear gas during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 25. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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An Iraqi demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail at Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail at Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

An Iraqi demonstrator throws a Molotov cocktail at Iraqi security forces during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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Iraqi demonstrators try to pull down concrete walls during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Iraqi demonstrators try to pull down concrete walls during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

Iraqi demonstrators try to pull down concrete walls during the ongoing anti-government protests in Baghdad, November 24. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
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A masked protester throws a tire into a fire during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A masked protester throws a tire into a fire during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A masked protester throws a tire into a fire during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
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Protesters step on a military vehicle of Iraqi security forces after burning it, during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

Protesters step on a military vehicle of Iraqi security forces after burning it, during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

Protesters step on a military vehicle of Iraqi security forces after burning it, during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
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Iraqi security forces are seen on military vehicles during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

Iraqi security forces are seen on military vehicles during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

Iraqi security forces are seen on military vehicles during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
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A protester jumps between burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A protester jumps between burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani

A protester jumps between burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests in Basra, November 24. REUTERS/Essam al-Sudani
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