Clashes between protesters and security forces in Iraq, 5 killed, 175 injured
At least five people have been killed and 175 others injured in clashes between protesters and security forces in Iraq.
According to media reports, the violent riots took place in the Iraqi city of Nasiriyah. Protesters were shot dead.
According to media reports, 120 protesters, including 57 security personnel, were injured in the protests, which were aimed at removing the regional governor from office.