World Rocket falls in Baghdad's Green Zone, killing one
Iraq protests: At least two dead as security forces use tear gas
At least two people have died as protests intensified in Iraq, with security forces using tear gas to repel demonstrators from approaching government buildings Friday, a member of the Independent High Commission for Human Rights of Iraq has told CNN. The official added that at least 95 other people were suffering from the effects of exposure to tear gas.Hundreds of protesters gathered early Friday in Tahrir Square in central Baghdad for anti-government protests.
BAGHDAD, Oct 30 (Reuters) - A rocket fell inside Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone and killed one member of Iraq's security forces on Wednesday, the military said in a brief statement. It did not elaborate.
A rocket had been seen flying towards the Green Zone, which houses government buildings and foreign embassies, and a blast was heard coming from its direction, Reuters witnesses said. (Reporting by Ahmed Rasheed; Writing by Ahmed Aboulenein; Editing by Sandra Maler)
Iraqi PM calls for protests to allow a return to 'normal life' .
Iraqi PM calls for protests to allow a return to 'normal life'Tens of thousands of people have protested throughout the country for weeks and dozens have been killed in clashes with security forces. Demonstrators are demanding an overhaul of the political system and decrying corruption in a ruling class that has dominated since the U.S.-led overthrow of Saddam Hussein in 2003.
3 Americans seriously injured by rocket attack on Green Zone, Tikrit a'math
SHOTLIST Baghdad's Green Zone 1. Zoom into smoke billowing as a result of a mortar which hit the area 2. Various of smoke rising 3. US helicopter flying over ...
Katyusha rocket fired into Baghdad (Iraq) - BBC News - 19th May 2019
A katyusha rocket was fired into the 'Green Zone' in Baghdad. No injuries were reported at this time.