Grand Ayatollah Ali Al-Sistani

Iraqi cleric Al-Sistani condemns use of force, 11 protesters wounded

  • Al-Sistani’s comments came as unrest continued in Baghdad’s Khilani and Wathba squares
  • Protesters called for 1 million Iraqis to take to the streets Friday to revitalize demonstrations and pressure the government to implement a reform agenda after Al-Sadr withdrew his followers from the street last week
By AFP ·

Foreigners leave Iraqi Kurdistan before flight ban

By Agence France Presse ·