Iraqi Protest Camps Burned and Broken, but Not Beaten
|01/25/2020||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
As Baghdad darkened Friday evening, teenage boys carrying shields made of barrels cut in half charged into a growing crowd. Riot police were moving forward across a bridge, pushing back protesters with gunfire and tear gas. Smoke from burning tires curled into the night.
Written in white letters on the barrels was: “Attention, martyrs are advancing.”