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Thousands in funeral procession defy curfew in south Iraq: AFP


AFP Nasiriyah (Iraq)
Thousands of Iraqis marched in a funeral procession Thursday in the restive southern city of Nasiriyah, AFP's correspondent said, defying a curfew imposed earlier to mourn victims of the crackdown.
At least 22 people have been killed and more than 180 wounded in the city, where security forces have cleared a demonstration with live fire, medics said.

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First Published: Nov 28 2019 | 7:45 PM IST

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