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Southern Iraq Erupts with Protests
Low-level protests over poor government services and unemployment gained traction on July 8 after a demonstrator was killed by security forces, and…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert: Baghdad and Basrah (Iraq), Muharram Holiday and Protests in Basrah
The United States Mission in Iraq is restricting its movements during the month-long celebration of the Muslim holiday Muharram, particularly around…