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With the fall of the Green Zone, our Iraq comes undone
It is historically akin to the last chopper off the US Embassy roof in Saigon. The Green Zone in Baghdad has been overrun — not by the Sunni militants of Islamic Statebut by the followers of Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr. From the sprawling slums of ...
 Crikey Media4 weeks ago
FOXNews.com
ISIS ATTACKS: Iraq protests disband after blasts kill at least 52
BAGHDAD The country's political crisis intensified Saturday when hundreds of supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr tore down walls and poured into the zone that is home to the seat of the Iraqi government and most foreign embassies.
 FOXNews.com4 weeks ago
ZimbabweNation.com
Storming of the barricades: Hundreds of Shia protesters invade Baghdad's Green Zone, tearing down the blast walls and breaking into Iraq's parliament
Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and broke into the Iraqi parliament building. The protesters, who had gathered outside the heavily fortified district, known as the Green Zone, ...
 ZimbabweNation.com1 month ago
Green Zone breach exposes political paralysis
Dubai: The hundreds of protesters who pulled down blast walls and forced their way into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday laid bare growing political chaos that increasingly poses a threat to the country's security and the economy. Here is what you ...
 Gulf News4 weeks ago
Cyprus Mail
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens (Updated)
* Cleric's followers enter without resistance, embassies lock down * Demonstrators camp out at parade ground inside central district * Parliament has failed to vote on technocrat cabinet reshuffle * Sadr waiting for great popular uprising ...
 Cyprus Mail1 month ago
CBC
Protesters break into Baghdad's Green Zone, storm Iraqi parliament building
Supporters of Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr scale blast walls of compound Anti-government protesters tore down walls and poured into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a ...
 CBC1 month ago
Himalayan Times
Sadr followers storm into Baghdad'sGreen Zone, political crisis deepens
Cleric's followers enter without resistance, embassies lock down Parliament has failed to vote on technocrat cabinet reshuffle Sadr waiting for great popular uprising to stop corruption Followers of Iraq's Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr are seen ...
 Himalayan Times1 month ago
Iraqi protesters breach Baghdad Green Zone and storm parliament
Hundreds of protesters climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone for the first time on Saturday and stormed into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting slogans against the government. The breach marked a ...
 Los Angeles Times1 month ago
Baghdad Green Zone
The International Zone (formerly known as the Green Zone) was the heavily guarded diplomatic/government area of closed-off streets in central Baghdad where US occupation authorities live and work. The Green Zone in the central city includes the main ...
 GlobalSecurity.org1 week ago
Iraqis Storm The Green Zone For The Second Time
Countercurrents.org For the second time within a month, thousands of protesters in Baghdad, Iraq stormed the Green Zone which Al Jazeera says "houses parliament, government buildings & foreign embassies." The Green Zone is a 10-square-km (3.9 sq ...
 Counter Currents1 week ago
Iraq: Security forces did not fire 'directly' at protesters
The statement came two days after two protesters were killed as hundreds of demonstrators stormed the prime minister's office and the Parliament building, having breached the Green Zone compound that houses most Iraqi ministries and foreign ...
 Mail.com1 week ago
Iraqi security forces use live fire to break up protests in Green Zone
By and Mustafa Salim, BAGHDAD — Security forces used live ammunition and tear gas to push back protesters who broke into the fortified Green Zone on Friday, in a sharp escalation of unrest that has gripped the Iraqi capital. Iraq's military ...
 Washington Post1 week ago
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr chant slogans after breaking into Baghdad's fortified "Green Zone" on May 20, 2016 (AFP Photo/Ahmad al-Rubaye) More Baghdad (AFP) - Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr managed to enter Prime ...
 Yahoo! News1 week ago
BBC
Green Zone protests end in violence
The Iraqi army has declared a curfew in Baghdad after security forces opened fire to stop protesters storming the Green Zone, reportedly injuring dozens. They fired tear gas and live bullets to drive back the mainly Shia Muslim crowds, as they ...
 BBC1 week ago
Angry Protesters Storm Iraq Green Zone, Briefly Enter PM Office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr managed to enter Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks. They initially faced tough resistance from forces guarding the ...
 Naharnet1 week ago
Stars and Stripes
Curfew imposed on Baghdad after fierce clashes with protesters in Green Zone
A wave of bombings struck outdoor markets and a restaurant in Shiite-dominated neighborhoods of Baghdad on Tuesday, killing at least 69 people, officials said - the latest in a string of attacks in and around the Iraqi capital that have left more ...
 Stars and Stripes1 week ago
DNA India
Angry protesters supporting Iraqi cleric Sadr briefly enter Iraq PM Al Abadi's office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr managed to enter Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office on Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks. They initially faced tough resistance from forces guarding the ...
 DNA India1 week ago
Protesters enter Iraqi PM's office
Protesters overwhelmed Iraqi security forces and entered the prime minister's office Friday after storming Baghdad's Green Zone for the second time in three weeks. They initially faced tough resistance from forces guarding the premier's office ...
 Gulf Daily News1 week ago
Angry protesters briefly enter Iraq PM's office
Baghdad (AFP) They initially faced tough resistance from forces guarding the premier's office but some were able to muscle past and briefly enter the premises, an AFP photographer at the scene said. Sadr followers have been protesting for ...
 Citizen.co.za1 week ago
Injuries as protesters storm into Baghdad's Green Zone
Provided by Al Jazeera Protesters overwhelm Iraqi security forces and enter the prime minister's office after storming Baghdad's Green Zone. At least 13 people have been injured as Iraqi security forces fired tear gas and gunshots at hundreds of ...
 MSN News US1 week ago
Protesters try to break into Baghdad Green Zone again
A huge deployment of security forces has met the protesters with tear gas, sound bombs and water cannons World Bulletin / News Desk Thousands of supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Friday attempted to break into Baghdad's fortified ...
 World Bulletin1 week ago
Protesters storm into Baghdad's Green Zone as security forces open fire
A state of emergency was declared in Baghdad on Friday and a curfew was implemented after rioters stormed the offices of Iraq's Prime Minister and forced their way inside. Sadr supporters protesting parliament's failure to approve a non-political ...
 Equilibrio Informativo1 week ago
Japan Times
Iraqi protesters break into Green Zone, enter premier's office
BAGHDAD Supporters of Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from ...
 Japan Times1 week ago
Protesters Storm Baghdad's Green Zone Again
(BBC) -- Security forces in Iraq fired tear gas and live bullets when anti-government protesters stormed Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone for the second time this month. Several people were wounded. The demonstrators, mostly supporters ...
 AINA1 week ago
Terror shakes Baghdad in deadliest attacks this year
The scene of a car bomb attack in Baghdad's Sadr City, May 11 BAGHDAD — Three suicide bombings claimed by ISIS across Baghdad killed at least 80 people on Wednesday, Iraqi police and hospital sources said, in the deadliest attacks in the Iraqi ...
 Arab American News2 weeks ago
Violence in April kills at least 741 Iraqis
An Iraqi source told Asharq Al-Awsat that the government was planning to change the security forces, who have been responsible for years for protecting the Green Zone and are affiliated with Baghdad's Operation Command and Joint Operations Command, ...
 Equilibrio Informativo2 weeks ago
Who's Behind The Demonstrations That Stormed Iraq's Green Zone And Parliament?
The Pentagon has no plans to heighten security or move USA troops in Baghdad after protesters loyal to Shiite Muslim leader Muqtada al-Sadr breached the Green Zone over the weekend to demand political reform, Capt. Jeff Davis said Monday. ...
 Equilibrio Informativo3 weeks ago
Islamic State Car Bomb Kills Iraqi Pilgrims
The Green Zone has always been the focus of al-Sadr's criticism that the government is detached from the people. In a Sunday statement, Iraqi Vice-President Osama al-Nujaifi, head of the Sunni Al-Muttahidoon political bloc (which holds 25 seats ...
 Equilibrio Informativo3 weeks ago
Iraqis end Green Zone protests after issuing demands
Thousands of supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al Sadr stormed Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and entered the parliament building after divided parliament has failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government. The ...
 Equilibrio Informativo3 weeks ago
Middle East Eye
Baghdad becomes military camp for opposing Shia factions
Pro-government forces and fighters loyal to Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr deploy in Iraqi capital in aftermath of storming of parliament BAGHDAD - Iraq's capital has become a military camp for Shia armed factions as government fighters and those ...
 Middle East Eye4 weeks ago
MSN News US
Days of Chaos in Baghdad: Protest or Meltdown?
Hundreds of protesters stormed Baghdad's fortified Green Zone on Saturday and entered the Parliament building, demanding an end to corruption. A day later, they began to leave. What brought on this chaos, and why did it end so quickly? What really ...
 MSN News US4 weeks ago
Iraq protesters leave parliamentary 'Green Zone' vowing more action
SBS World News Radio: Protesters in Baghdad have ended their demonstration after invading the city's heavily-fortified Green Zone. 2 May 2016 - 2:00 PM UPDATED6MINSAGO Protesters warned of more action if their demands for political reforms ...
 Northern Territory Government4 weeks ago
MSN UK
How Moqtada al-Sadr could take down Iraq
BAGHDAD, IRAQ — Hussain Jassim refused to leave the Green Zone, once considered the impenetrable citadel at the heart of Baghdad, until his leader Muqtada al-Sadr ordered him to do so. We have entered parliament and we have broken it's prestige in ...
 MSN UK4 weeks ago
Iraqi leaders try to break crisis, promise reforms
Iraqi Pri-me Minister Haider al-Aba-di and other political leaders promised on Sunday to deliver on radical reforms and stem a deepening crisis as protesters held an unprecedented sit-in inside Baghdad's heavilyfortified government district. Iraq ...
 Asian Age4 weeks ago
101gold.com
Iraqi Protesters Begin to Leave Green Zone After Storming Parliament Saturday
Haydar Hadi/Anadolu Agency/ (BAGHDAD) — On Sunday, Iraqi activists called for an end to the sit-in of Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone over a loudspeaker, according to BBC . Tensions were high in Iraq the day before after anti-government ...
 101gold.com4 weeks ago
EuroNews
Baghdad protesters leave Green Zone but vow to keep up pressure over corruption
"We will come back to demand the reforms and to fight against corruption and the corrupted. If our demands are not met, the people will use every legitimate means" Protesters in Baghdad have left the Iraqi capital's Green Zone after invading the ...
 EuroNews4 weeks ago
Iraqi protesters end Baghdad's Green Zone sit-in after issuing demands for political reform
Related Story: Security in Baghdad 'under control' after parliament break-in: PM Related Story: Islamic State attacks kill at least 32 in Iraqi city of Samawa, officials say Protesters who camped out in Baghdad's Green ...
 ABC Online4 weeks ago
Bloomberg
Green Zone Breach Exposes Iraq's Growing Political Paralysis
Unrest threatens to undermine fight against Islamic State Country's oil output has so far been spared from war, chaos The hundreds of protesters who pulled down blast walls and forced their way into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday laid bare ...
 Bloomberg4 weeks ago
Al Jazeera
Iraq protesters disperse from Baghdad's Green Zone
Prime Minister Abadi issues call for arrests as 24-hour sit-in ends but protesters vow to return if demands are not met. Protesters in Baghdad's Green Zone have left the heavily fortified government district after a 24-hour sit-in but pledged to ...
 Al Jazeera4 weeks ago
Muqtada al-Sadr loyalists leave Baghdad's Green Zone
Protesters in Baghdad's Green Zone have left the heavily fortified government district after a 24-hour sit-in but pledged to return by the end of the week if theirdemands for political reform are not met. The dispersal came on a day two suicide ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland4 weeks ago
Irish Times
Protesters leave Baghdad Green Zone but vow to return
Two suicide car bombs in Iraq claimed by Islamic State kill 32 people and wound 75 Protesters camped out in Baghdad's Green Zone for 24 hours left the heavily fortified government district on Sunday after issuing demands for political reform, but ...
 Irish Times4 weeks ago
Irish Times
Iraqi leaders struggle to make headway in crisis
Political leaders condemn storming of Green Zone, promise to deliver on radical reforms Iraqi prime minister Haider al-Abadi and other political leaders promised on Sunday to deliver on radical reforms and stem a deepening crisis as protesters held ...
 Irish Times4 weeks ago
Protesters quit Baghdad's Green Zone
Shia Muslim activists who occupied Iraq's parliament on Saturday have begun to leave Baghdad's government district. Organisers used loudspeakers to call an end to the sit-in in the Green Zone. Earlier, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi ordered the ...
 BBC4 weeks ago
LBCAustralia
Iraqi protesters end Green Zone sit-in for now after issuing demands
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and other political leaders promised on Sunday to deliver on radical reforms and stem a deepening crisis as protesters held an unprecedented sit-in inside Baghdad's heavily fortified government district. ...
 LBCAustralia4 weeks ago
Mail.com
World The Latest: Iraqis announce disbanding of Green Zone protest
Protesters and supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr chant slogans calling for governmental reforms as they wave national flags during a sit-in inside Baghdad's highly fortified Green Zone, Sunday, May 1, 2016. Anti-government protesters tore ...
 Mail.com4 weeks ago
LBCAustralia
Iraqi leaders struggle to break crisis, hundreds protest in Green Zone
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and other political leaders promised on Sunday to deliver on radical reforms and stem a deepening crisis as protesters held an unprecedented sit-in inside Baghdad's heavily fortified government district. ...
 LBCAustralia4 weeks ago
The End of American Iraq: Poor Shiites invade Parliament over corrupt Spoils System
Baghdad is under a state of emergency on Sunday a day after members of the Sadr Trend stormed the Green Zone and invaded the parliament building, briefly imprisoning parliamentarians in the chamber (and some in a basement) before letting them go.
 ZNet4 weeks ago
Iraqis storm parliament in response to corruption and political instability
Saturday demanding sweeping reforms to tackle corruption, in a dramatic escalation of the country's crippling political crisis. The protesters, loyal to influential Shia Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, rushed into parliament after tearing down the ...
 Albawaba1 month ago
Baghdad state of emergency as protesters storm parliament
(Before It's News) A multi-partisan activist group established to expose and resist US imperialism, corpora-terrorism, and the New World Order | 01 May 20916 | Protesters have stormed Iraq's parliament in a dramatic culmination of months of ...
 Before It's News1 month ago
MauritaniaVox.com
Supporters of Iraqi Cleric Camp Near Baghdad Parliament
This article was originally published by voanews.com . Hundreds of followers of Iraq's mercurial Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr set up camp overnight near Baghdad's parliament, hours after breaking into the government-controlled Green Zone and ...
 MauritaniaVox.com1 month ago
Security in Baghdad 'under control' after Iraq parliament protest, says PM
Related Story: Protesters storm Baghdad's Green Zone, enter parliament Related Story: US to deploy more troops to Iraq, Ashton Carter says Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says the security situation in Baghdad is now ...
 ABC Online1 month ago
Deutsche Welle
Iraqi Shiite protesters camp out in Baghdad Green Zone after protest
After weeks of ongoing protests, supporters of Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr have set up camp inside Baghdad's Green Zone. The protesters are calling for more transparent government. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi claimed Baghdad's fortified ...
 Deutsche Welle1 month ago
DailyNews724.com
Iraqi protesters pour into heavily fortified Green Zone, storm parliament
Anti-government protesters tore down walls and poured into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a political crisis that has simmered for months. Supporters of Shiite ...
 DailyNews724.com1 month ago
Japan Times
Iraqis storm parliament, demanding political reform
BAGHDAD Anti-government protesters tore down walls and poured into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a political crisis that has simmered for months. Supporters ...
 Japan Times1 month ago
Business Insider
Hundreds of demonstrators stormed the heavily-secured Green Zone in Baghdad
REUTERS/Khalid al MousilyFollowers of Iraq's Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government, in Iraq April 30, 2016. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of ...
 Business Insider1 month ago
State of emergency in Baghdad after protesters storm parliament
By and Mustafa Salim, BAGHDAD — Protesters stormed Iraq's parliament Saturday in a dramatic culmination of months of demonstrations, casting uncertainty over the tenure of the country's premier and the foundations of the political system laid in ...
 Washington Post1 month ago
Before It's News
State of Emergency Declared in Baghdad After Storming of Parliament and ISIS Attacks on Iraqi Capital
(Before It's News) Iraqi soldiers at the site of the ISIS suicide attack in Baghdad today Photo credit Alalam News The Iraqi government declared s state of emergency in Baghdad today after thousands of supporters of the influentual Shiite cleric ...
 Before It's News1 month ago
Al Jazeera
Iraq crisis deepens with storming of parliament
Authorities declare state of high alert after thousands break into Green Zone against backdrop of continued violence. A state of high alert has been declared in the Iraqi capital Baghdad after protesters broke into the fortified Green Zone and ...
 Al Jazeera1 month ago
Sadr backers storm House over reforms
BAGHDAD Hundreds of supporters of Muslim cleric Moqtada Al Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered the parliament on Saturday after Sadr denounced politicians failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant corruption. ...
 Oman Tribune1 month ago
CNN
Iraqis storm Green Zone
Images broadcast on state-run news channel Al-Iraqiya showed protesters carrying Iraqi flags walking freely in the Green Zone and gathering in the halls and meeting rooms in Parliament. They chanted, "The cowards ran away," referring to the members ...
 CNN1 month ago
Thousands smash walls, storm parliament
VideoImageIRAQ: Shia Protesters Storm Baghdad Parliament April 30 DRAMATIC3:05 Hundreds of protesters stormed the Iraqi parliament building in Baghdad on April 30, during a protest against patronage and corruption in the country. Organized by Shia ...
 NEWS.com.au1 month ago
Chaos as thousands storm parliament
THOUSANDS of anti-government protesters have torn down walls and poured into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone before storming parliament in a major escalation of a simmering political crisis. Supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada ...
 Perth Now1 month ago
Epoch Times
Iraqi Protesters Pour Into Green Zone, Storm Parliament
BAGHDAD—Iraqi anti-government protesters tore down walls and poured into the capital's heavily-fortified Green Zone on Saturday, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a months-long political crisis. Supporters of Shiite cleric ...
 Epoch Times1 month ago
Iraqi forces fire tear gas, bullets in air at Green Zone protesters - sources
Baghdad: Iraqi security forces fired tear gas and bullets into the air in an effort to stop more supporters of cleric Moqtada al-Sadr from entering Baghdad's fortified Green Zone, sources in the police and Sadr's office said on Saturday. SWAT ...
 Times of Oman1 month ago
Protesters dig in after storming Baghdad parliament
Diplomatic compouds locked-down as state of emergency announced in capital city Hundreds of supporters of Shia Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced ...
 Irish Times1 month ago
The Times Of Israel
Anti-government protesters storm Baghdad parliament
Iraq's prime minister said the situation is under control after thousands of anti-government protesters poured into Baghdad's Green Zone and stormed parliament, entering the main chamber of the House. Jubilant crowds, most of them supporters of ...
 The Times Of Israel1 month ago
Tear Gas Fired As Iraqis Storm Parliament
Blast walls were pulled down and the breach marked a major escalation in the country's political crisis following months of anti-government demonstrations by al Sadr's supporters Security forces in Baghdad fired tear gas and bullets into the air ...
 Sky News1 month ago
ISIS update 4/30/2016..State of emergency in Baghdad as thousands of protesters enter green zone, storm parliament
(Before It's News) Iraqi protesters break into Baghdad's Green Zone demanding reform State of emergency in Baghdad as thousands of protesters enter green zone, storm parliament US-Created System In Iraq Is Collapsing: Protesters Storm ...
 Before It's News1 month ago
CNN
Iraq protests: Angry Iraqis overrun parliament, Baghdad's green zone
The protests Saturday were sparked by a fiery speech from Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, who was speaking from the city of Najaf, about 100 miles south of the Iraqi capital. He's been railing against the Iraqi government for months now, warning that ...
 CNN1 month ago
Iraq declares state of emergency as protesters overtake parliament
BAGHDAD, April 30 (UPI) -- A state of emergency was declared in Baghdad on Saturday after scores of protesters burst through the capital city's fortified Green Zone and overtook the parliament building in a dramatic escalation of the country's ...
 UPI1 month ago
KTXS-TV
Iraq parliament protesters angry at lawmaker inaction
(CNN) - Following a fiery speech by Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, hundreds of protesters overran Baghdad's green zone and the country's parliament building Saturday, angry after lawmakers failed to replace some cabinet members, according to ...
 KTXS-TV1 month ago
Thousands of protesters storm Iraq parliament in Green Zone
invaded the main session hall of the parliament in Baghdad (AFP Photo/Haidar Mohammed Ali) More Baghdad (AFP) - Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building ...
 Yahoo! News1 month ago
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zone
Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
Reports: Protesters storm Iraqi parliament, use barbed wire to contain lawmakers
BAGHDAD, April 30 (UPI) -- Protestors stormed Baghdad's Green Zone and parliament building after the government failed to establish reform Saturday. Dozens of civilians waving Iraq's flag overwhelmed the fortified zone Saturday after a call for ...
 UPI1 month ago
Protesters storm parliament buildings in Baghdad
1 of 2 Iraqi security forces stand at the site of the car bomb attack Last year's pilgrimage was also marred by a deadly attacks A car bomb targeted Shia pilgrims in an area near Baghdad killing at least 19people and wounding at least 48, ...
 RTE Online1 month ago
Sadr Supporters Storm Iraqi Parliament
CAIRO— Supporters of Iraq's mercurial Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr have stormed the Iraqi parliament, after entering Baghdad's government-controlled Green Zone. A Saturday session of parliament to approve members of a new government had been ...
 VOA News1 month ago
International Business Times
Who Is Muqtada Al-Sadr? Supporters Of Iraqi Shiite Cleric Rush Green Zone As Baghdad Protest Heats Up
Supporters of the outspoken Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr stormed the heavilyfortified Green Zone in Baghdad Saturday, rushing into the parliament building while chanting slogans against government corruption, various news outlets reported . The ...
 International Business Times1 month ago
Business Insider UK
Hundreds of anti-government protesters have breached Baghdad's Green Zone and stormed parliament
Followers of Iraq's Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr are seen in the parliament building as they storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government, in Iraq April 30, 2016. See Also 2 major ...
 Business Insider UK1 month ago
Thousands of protesters storm Baghdad 'Green Zone', parliament
Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified "Green Zone" and stormed the parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. It is the climax of weeks of political turmoil in Iraq that has seen MPs ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago
Shia protesters invade Baghdad's Inexperienced Zone breaking into Iraq's parliament
A whole lot of supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Inexperienced Zone and broke into the Iraqi parliament constructing. The protesters, who had gathered outdoors the closely fortified district, referred to as ...
 9ija News.com4 weeks ago
Protesters leave Baghdad's Green Zone a day after storming parliament
By , BAGHDAD — Carrying the tents, pillows and blankets they had brought for what many expected to be a longer sit-in, supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr streamed out of Baghdad's fortified Green Zone on Sunday, a day after they had ...
 Washington Post4 weeks ago
Sunday Star-Times
Iraq declares state of emergency after Green Zone Breach
Followers of Iraq's Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government. Iraq has declared a state of emergency after protesters staged anunprecedented sit-in ...
 Sunday Star-Times4 weeks ago
REPORT: Iraqi protesters end Green Zone sit-in for now after issuing demands
Protesters camped out in Baghdad's Green Zone for 24 hours left the heavily fortified government district on Sunday after issuing demands for political reform but they pledged to return by the end of the week to keep up the pressure. Iraq has ...
 LBCAustralia4 weeks ago
Before It's News
Shiite Protesters Storm Iraqi Parliament
(Before It's News) by JASmius It took five years for the Bush Administration to pacify and secure Iraq, but they were finally successful. Then Barack Obama came to power and threw it all away, consigning the country to Iranian vassalhood and ...
 Before It's News4 weeks ago
Thousands of Iraqi protesters storm into parliament building
A vehicle was set alight outside the building. Abadi was expected to name new members of the cabinet today to appease the protestors. Earlier in the week, the parliament approved a partial cabinet reshuffle, which had been welcomed by Sadr. ...
 Equilibrio Informativo4 weeks ago
FOXNews.com
IRAQI PROTEST: Iraqis pour into heavily fortified Green Zone, storm parliament
BAGHDAD Supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr have been holding demonstrations and sit-ins for months to demand an overhaul of Iraq's corrupt and ineffective political system, but Saturday was the first time they broke into the Green Zone, ...
 FOXNews.com4 weeks ago
Hundreds of anti-govt protesters break into Baghdad Green Zone
Followers of Iraq's Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government, in Iraq April 30, 2016. Photo by Reuters BAGHDAD: Hundreds of supporters of Shiite cleric ...
 MySarawak1 month ago
BREACHED! Protestors Storm Baghdad's Green Zone, Incited by al-Sadr
Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed parliament inside Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and camped out nearby after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 The Fiscal Times1 month ago
Protesters Storm Iraq's Parliament Following Cleric's Call
(CNN) -- The situation was tense in Baghdad by nightfall Saturday after hundreds, if not thousands, of protesters angry at government inaction stormed the city's Green Zone and the Iraqi Parliament building. It was the first time the fortified zone ...
 AINA1 month ago
CNN
Protesters storm Iraq's Parliament
Images broadcast on state-run news channel Al-Iraqiya showed protesters carrying Iraqi flags walking freely in the Green Zone and gathering in the halls and meeting rooms in Parliament. They chanted, "The cowards ran away," referring to the members ...
 CNN1 month ago
Tear gas fired as protesters storm Baghdad's Green Zone
Police securing Baghdad's heavily fortified 'Green Zone' have fired tear gas at protesters rampaging the restricted area after lawmakers failed again to reach a quorum and approve new cabinet ministers. Iraqi security forces have fired tear gas on ...
 Al-Araby Al-Jadeed1 month ago
Moqtada al-Sadr followers storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
All entran­ces of Baghda­d were shut as a precau­tionar­y measur­e to mainta­in the capita­l's securi­ty Followers of Iraq's Shia cleric Moqtada al Sadr are seen at the parliament building as they storm Baghdad's Green Zone after ...
 The Express Tribune1 month ago
Muqtada al-Sadr's supporters storm Iraq's parliament
Thousands of Iraqi protesters have broken into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone and stormed the parliament building after politicians again failed to approve new ministers. It is the climax of weeks of political turmoil in Iraq that has seen ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Z...
Cleric's followers enter without resistance, embassies lock down Demonstrators camp out at parade ground inside central district Parliament has failed to vote on technocrat cabinet reshuffle Sadr waiting for great popular uprising to stop ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 month ago
Iraq: Security forces did not fire 'directly' at protesters 6 minutes ago
Iraqi men chant slogans on may 21, 2016, as they carry the coffin of an anti-government protester who was killed the day before during clashes with security forces guarding the heavily-fortified Green Zone compound. (Photo: Haidar Hamdani/AFP via ) ...
 Navy Times1 week ago
The Sun Daily
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
BAGHDAD: Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from ...
 The Sun Daily1 week ago
ARY News.tv
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
BAGHDAD: Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from ...
 ARY News.tv1 week ago
Angry protesters briefly enter Iraq PM's office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr managed to enter Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office on Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks. They initially faced tough resistance from forces guarding the ...
 The Statesman1 week ago
NDTV
Protesters Break Into Green Zone, Enter Iraq PM's Office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office on Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from forces ...
 NDTV1 week ago
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
[BAGHDAD] Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from ...
 Business Times Singapore1 week ago
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
Abadi reacted by saying that storming state institutions cannot be accepted. BAGHDAD (AFP) - Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premiers office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, ...
 Dunya News1 week ago
Interaksyon
Protesters break into Baghdad's Green Zone, enter PM's office
InterAksyon.com The online news portal of TV5 BAGHDAD, Iraq -- Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a ...
 Interaksyon1 week ago
Protesters try to break into Baghdad Green Zone again
BAGHDAD: Thousands of supporters of Iraqi Shiite leader Moqtada Al-Sadr on Friday attempted to break into Baghdad's fortified Green Zone again, three weeks after storming Parliament. A huge deployment of security forces met the protesters with tear ...
 Arab News1 week ago
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
Published 05/20/2016 by Baghdad (AFP) They faced tough resistance from forces guarding Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office but some were able to muscle past and temporarily enter the premises, though demonstrators were later pushed back by ...
 Look Local1 week ago
Citizen.co.za
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
Baghdad (AFP) They faced tough resistance from forces guarding Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office but some were able to muscle past and temporarily enter the premises, though demonstrators were later pushed back by tear gas, water cannons, ...
 Citizen.co.za1 week ago
Yahoo!Xtra
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
, 6:33 am Protesters break into Baghdad Green Zone, head to PM office Baghdad (AFP) - Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, ...
 Yahoo!Xtra1 week ago
Breitbart.com
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Baghdad (AFP) Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. ...
 Breitbart.com1 week ago
Yahoo! News Australia
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office (AFP)
, 4:33 am Protesters break into Baghdad Green Zone, head to PM office Baghdad (AFP) - Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, ...
 Yahoo! News Australia1 week ago
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
, 4:33 am Protesters break into Baghdad Green Zone, head to PM office Baghdad (AFP) - Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, ...
 Yahoo! News Australia1 week ago
Digital Journal
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr managed to enter Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks. They initially faced tough resistance from forces guarding the ...
 Digital Journal1 week ago
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from forces ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 week ago
Yahoo! Singapore
Protesters break into Green Zone, enter Iraq PM's office
Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the premier's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks, further escalating a long-running political crisis. They faced tough resistance from forces ...
 Yahoo! Singapore1 week ago
Angry protesters briefly enter Iraq PM's office
Published 05/20/2016 by Baghdad (AFP) They initially faced tough resistance from forces guarding the premier's office but some were able to muscle past and briefly enter the premises, an AFP photographer at the scene said. Sadr followers ...
 Look Local1 week ago
Breitbart.com
Angry protesters briefly enter Iraq PM's office
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Baghdad (AFP) Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr managed to enter Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office Friday after breaking into the Green Zone for the second time in three weeks. SIGN UP FOR OUR ...
 Breitbart.com1 week ago
Protesters try to break into Baghdad Green Zone again
Thousands of supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Friday attempted to break into Baghdad's fortified Green Zone again, three weeks after storming parliament. A huge deployment of security forces met the protesters with tear gas, sound ...
 Nile International1 week ago
Protesters try to break into Baghdad Green Zone again
Related Thousands of supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Friday attempted to break into Baghdad's fortified "Green Zone" again, three weeks after storming parliament. A huge deployment of security forces met the protesters with tear gas, ...
 Al Ahram1 week ago
Protesters Try to Break into Baghdad Green Zone again
:54 Thousands of supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Friday attempted to break into Baghdad's fortified "Green Zone" again, three weeks after storming parliament. A huge deployment of security forces met the protesters with tear gas, ...
 Naharnet1 week ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
BAGHDAD: Hundreds of supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed parliament inside Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and camped out nearby after Sadr denounced politicians failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 Daily Times3 weeks ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
By Stephen Kalin and Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to ...
 Sharenet1 month ago
AINA
Days of Chaos in Baghdad: Protest or Meltdown?
Followers of the Shiite cleric Moktada al-Sadr stormed Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday, gleefully slipping past barricades and barbed wire, after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government. ( Khalid ...
 AINA4 weeks ago
MSN Canada
Days of Chaos in Baghdad: Protest or Meltdown?
Followers of the Shiite cleric Moktada al-Sadr stormed Baghdad's Green Zone Saturday, gleefully slipping past barricades and barbed wire, after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government. Khalid Al-Mousily/Reuters ...
 MSN Canada4 weeks ago
Green Zone breach exposes Iraq's growing political paralysis
Iraqi security forces stand guard as supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr leave Baghdad's highly fortified Green Zone. Anti-government protesters temporarily ended their mass demonstration in Baghdad's Green Zone on Sunday and began an ...
 Gulf News4 weeks ago
Days of Chaos in Baghdad: Protest or Meltdown?
Followers of the Shiite cleric Moktada al-Sadr stormed Baghdad's Green Zone Saturday, gleefully slipping past barricades and barbed wire, after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government. Khalid Al-Mousily/Reuters ...
 MSN News Canada4 weeks ago
Business Mirror
State of emergency declared in Baghdad
BAGHDAD—Iraq declared a state of emergency in Baghdad, after supporters of the Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed the national legislature, the Interior Ministry said. Mobile-phone video broadcast on Iraqi news channel al-Sharqiya ...
 Business Mirror4 weeks ago
Iraqi protesters end Green Zone sit-in after issuing demands
Baghdad: Protesters camped out in Baghdad's Green Zone for 24 hours left the heavily fortified government district on Sunday after issuing demands for political reform but they pledged to return by the end of the week to keep up the pressure. Iraq ...
 Times of Oman4 weeks ago
Iraqi leaders struggle to break crisis, hundreds protest in Green Zone
Baghdad: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi and other political leaders promised on Sunday to deliver on radical reforms and stem a deepening crisis as protesters held an unprecedented sit-in inside Baghdad's heavily fortified government district.
 Times of Oman4 weeks ago
Irish Times
Iraqi leaders struggle to break crisis
Political leaders condemn storming of Green Zone, promise to deliver on radical reforms Iraqi prime minister Haider al-Abadi and other political leaders promised on Sunday to deliver on radical reforms and stem a deepening crisis as protesters held ...
 Irish Times4 weeks ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
BAGHDAD Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed parliament inside Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and camped out nearby after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 Reuters India1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed parliament inside Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and camped out nearby after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 Gulf in the Media1 month ago
VOA News
Supporters of Iraqi Cleric Camp Near Baghdad Parliament
Hundreds of followers of Iraq's mercurial Shi'ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr set up camp overnight near Baghdad's parliament, hours after breaking into the government-controlled Green Zone and storming the building. "We assure our people that the ...
 VOA News1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
Baghdad: Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed parliament inside Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and camped out nearby after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 Manorama Online1 month ago
Borneo Post Online
Hundreds of anti-govt protesters break into Baghdad Green Zone
Share this: Followers of Iraq's Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government, in Iraq April 30, 2016. Photo by Reuters BAGHDAD: Hundreds of supporters of ...
 Borneo Post Online1 month ago
Ya Libnan
State of emergency declared in Baghdad as protesters take Iraqi parliament
After months of tensions, the political crisis in Iraq escalated with anti-government protesters storming into parliament. This is why they are protesting. (Claritza Jimenez/The Washington Post) Protesters stormed Iraq's parliament Saturday in a ...
 Ya Libnan1 month ago
Business Insider UK
Hundreds of demonstrators stormed the heavily-secured Green Zone in Baghdad
Followers of Iraq's Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government, in Iraq April 30, 2016. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric ...
 Business Insider UK1 month ago
Iraqi protesters pour into Green Zone, storm parliament
Anti-government protesters on Saturday tore down walls and poured into Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a political crisis that has simmered for months. Supporters of Shiite cleric ...
 Los Angeles Times1 month ago
Sadr followers storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered parliament on Saturday after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 The Fiscal Times1 month ago
Jordan Times
Iraqi protesters pour into Green Zone, storm parliament
BAGHDAD — Iraqi anti-government protesters tore down walls and poured into the capital's heavily-fortified Green Zone on Saturday, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a months-long political crisis. Supporters of Shiite cleric ...
 Jordan Times1 month ago
State of emergency declared in Baghdad as protesters take Iraqi parliament
BAGHDAD - Protesters stormed Iraq's parliament Saturday in a dramatic culmination of months of demonstrations, casting uncertainty over the tenure of the country's premier and the foundations of the political system laid in place after the 2003 ...
 New Hamburg Independent1 month ago
Thousands smash walls, storm parliament
THOUSANDS of anti-government protesters have torn down walls and poured into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone before storming parliament in a major escalation of a simmering political crisis. Supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada ...
 Daily Telegraph Australia1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
By BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed parliament inside Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and camped out nearby after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system ...
 Yahoo! Canada1 month ago
Thousands smash walls, storm parliament
Hundreds of protesters stormed the Iraqi parliament building in Baghdad on April 30, during a protest against patronage and corruption in the country. Organized by Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, the protest involved the protesters gathering for a ...
 Northern Territory News1 month ago
Chaos as thousands storm parliament
WorldBaghdad in state of emergency as thousands of anti-government protesters storm parliamentMay 1, 2016 5:27amAP and staff writersNews Corp Australia Network WorldBaghdad in state of emergency as thousands of anti-government protesters storm ...
 Herald Sun1 month ago
Stuff.co.nz
Protesters storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered parliament on Saturday (Sunday NZT) after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 Stuff.co.nz1 month ago
Protesters storm Baghdad's Green Zone, enter parliament
Related Story: US to deploy more troops to Iraq, Ashton Carter says Related Story: Thousands of Iraqis return home with European dreams shattered Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr have stormed ...
 ABC Online1 month ago
Sadr Followers Storm Into Baghdad's Green Zone, Political Crisis Deepens
All entrances of Baghdad were shut "as a precautionary measure to maintain the capital's security," another security official said. A United Nations spokesman and Western diplomats based inside the Green Zone said their compounds were locked ...
 Jakarta Globe1 month ago
SRN News
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
Enlarge By Stephen Kalin and Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) Hundreds of supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced politicians ...
 SRN News1 month ago
Yahoo! News Australia
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zone
AFP Baghdad (AFP) - Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric ...
 Yahoo! News Australia1 month ago
Sadr followers storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
BAGHDAD: Hundreds of supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered parliament on Saturday after Sadr denounced politicians failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant corruption. ...
 ARY News.tv1 month ago
Channel NewsAsia
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
BAGHDAD: Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant ...
 Channel NewsAsia1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
BAGHDAD - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a political quota system blamed for ...
 Today Online1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
. Followers of Iraq's Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government, in Iraq BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada ...
 Investing.com1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
By Stephen Kalin and Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to ...
 Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
Followers of Iraq's Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr storm Baghdad's Green Zone after lawmakers failed to convene for a vote on overhauling the government, in Iraq April 30, 2016. REUTERS/Khalid al Mousily More By Stephen Kalin and Ahmed Rasheed ...
 Yahoo! News1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
By Stephen Kalin and Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
Sadr followers dig in inside Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
By Stephen Kalin and Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up tents beside parliament after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago
Cyprus Mail
Sadr followers storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
Hundreds of supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered parliament on Saturday after Sadr denounced politicians failure to reform a political quota system blamed for rampant corruption. The ...
 Cyprus Mail1 month ago
WCVB.com
Iraq parliament protesters angry at lawmaker inaction
Following a fiery speech by Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, hundreds of protesters overran Baghdad's green zone and the country's parliament building Saturday, angry after lawmakers failed to replace some cabinet members, according to Al-Iraqiya TV. ...
 WCVB.com1 month ago
Thousands of protesters storm Iraq parliament in Green Zone
By Afp Published: 10:15 EST, 30 April 2016 | Updated: 10:16 EST, 30 April 2016 Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building after lawmakers again failed ...
 NewsGrio1 month ago
Thousands of protesters storm Iraq parliament in Green Zone
Published 04/30/2016 by Baghdad (AFP) Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr invaded the main session hall, shouting slogans glorifying their leader and claiming that they had rooted out corruption. The Iraqi capital was ...
 Look Local1 month ago
Sadr followers storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
Enlarge By Saif Hameed and Stephen Kalin BAGHDAD (Reuters) Hundreds of supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered parliament on Saturday after Sadr denounced politicians failure to reform a ...
 SRN News1 month ago
Citizen.co.za
Thousands of protesters storm Iraq parliament in Green Zone
Baghdad (AFP) Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr invaded the main session hall, shouting slogans glorifying their leader and claiming that they had rooted out corruption. The Iraqi capital was already on high alert for a ...
 Citizen.co.za1 month ago
West Australian
Thousands of protesters storm Iraq parliament in Green Zone (AFP)
, 11:11 pm Thousands of protesters break into Baghdad 'Green Zone', ransack parliament Baghdad (AFP) - Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building ...
 West Australian1 month ago
Digital Journal
Thousands of protesters storm Iraq parliament in Green Zone
Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr ...
 Digital Journal1 month ago
Breitbart.com
Thousands of protesters storm Iraq parliament in Green Zone
Baghdad (AFP) Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric ...
 Breitbart.com1 month ago
Protesters storm parliament in Iraq's Green Zone
Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr ...
 Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago
MauritaniaVox.com
Sadr Supporters Storm Iraqi Parliament
This article was originally published by voanews.com . CAIRO— Supporters of Iraq's mercurial Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr have stormed the Iraqi parliament, after entering Baghdad's government-controlled Green Zone. A Saturday session of ...
 MauritaniaVox.com1 month ago
Reports: Protesters storm Iraqi parliament, use barbed wire to contain lawmakers
BAGHDAD, April 30 (UPI) — Protestors stormed Baghdad's Green Zone and parliament building after the government failed to establish reform Saturday. Dozens of civilians waving Iraq's flag overwhelmed the fortified zone Saturday after a call for ...
 Breitbart.com1 month ago
Sadr followers storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
By Saif Hameed and Stephen Kalin BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered parliament on Saturday after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a ...
 Sharenet1 month ago
Sadr followers storm into Baghdad's Green Zone, political crisis deepens
By Saif Hameed and Stephen Kalin BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone and entered parliament on Saturday after Sadr denounced politicians' failure to reform a ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
Thousands of protesters storm Baghdad 'Green Zone', parliament
Published 04/30/2016 by Baghdad (AFP) It is the climax of weeks of political turmoil in Iraq that has seen MPs hold a sit-in, brawl in the parliament chamber and seek to sack the speaker, stalling Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's efforts to ...
 Look Local1 month ago
Breitbart.com
Thousands of protesters storm Baghdad Green Zone, parliament
Baghdad (AFP) Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone and stormed the parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. It is the climax of weeks of political turmoil in Iraq that ...
 Breitbart.com1 month ago
Thousands of protesters storm Baghdad 'Green Zone', parliament
Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified "Green Zone" and stormed the parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. It is the climax of weeks of political turmoil in Iraq that has seen MPs ...
 Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago
Citizen.co.za
Thousands of protesters storm Baghdad Green Zone, parliament
Baghdad (AFP) It is the climax of weeks of political turmoil in Iraq that has seen MPs hold a sit-in, brawl in the parliament chamber and seek to sack the speaker, stalling Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's efforts to replace party-affiliated ...
 Citizen.co.za1 month ago

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