Iraq town decries deadly effects of oil production pollution

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Iraq town decries deadly effects of oil production pollution” – below is their description. People in a small town in southern Iraq say pollution from oil production is killing them. They blame gas flaring – when oil is extracted and excess natural gas is burned off, releasing … Read more Iraq town decries deadly effects of oil production pollution

Drug problems mount in Iraq’s Basra

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Drug problems mount in Iraq’s Basra” – below is their description. Police in the Iraqi city of Basra say they are dealing with a new drugs crisis. But officers say they do not have the resources to deal with the problem. And people suffering from addiction have … Read more Drug problems mount in Iraq’s Basra

Iraqis take to streets on one year protest anniversary

Global News published this video item, entitled “Iraqis take to streets on one year protest anniversary” – below is their description. Iraqis took to the streets of Baghdad and Basra on Sunday marking a year since anti-government unrest erupted across the country, and to put pressure on the government to meet their ongoing demands of … Read more Iraqis take to streets on one year protest anniversary

🇮🇶 Why are activists in Iraq being assassinated? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “🇮🇶 Why are activists in Iraq being assassinated? | The Stream” – below is their description. Iraq has now seen nearly a year of regular protest, with people across the country voicing their frustration over issues such as poor public services, unemployment, and corruption. But a recent … Read more 🇮🇶 Why are activists in Iraq being assassinated? | The Stream

Protesters call for southern Iraq governor to resign

Protesters in southern Iraq have given the local governor until now to either resign or face more unrest. The rallies have been sparked by the killings of several prominent activists and people are demanding those responsible be held to account. Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi is in Basra to find a solution to the crisis. Al … Read more Protesters call for southern Iraq governor to resign

Iraqi activist killing: Why are so many being targeted? – BBC News

Riham Yaqoob was a doctor and female activist in Iraq who became the face of many local anti-government and anti-corruption protests. She died after being shot in her car whilst in the city of Basra. It is the third of a series of attacks on activists in a week. The killing of another activist, Tahseen … Read more Iraqi activist killing: Why are so many being targeted? – BBC News

Iraqi protesters hit streets of Basra in anti-govt unrest that’s lasted 5 months

Thousands of protesters including large numbers of students took to the streets of Basra as part of ongoing anti-government demonstrations on Sunday. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on … Read more Iraqi protesters hit streets of Basra in anti-govt unrest that’s lasted 5 months

Police use tear gas in Baghdad as massive protests continue

Thousands were marching through central Baghdad on Sunday to protest against the government following Saturday’s violent crackdown on demonstrations, during which Iraqi authorities raided key protest sites in several cities including Baghdad and Basra, deploying live ammunition and tear gas and setting fire to protesters’ tents. COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE … Read more Police use tear gas in Baghdad as massive protests continue

Iraqi security forces kill at least three protesters in Baghdad

At least three Iraqi protesters have been killed in Baghdad, where security forces used tear gas and live ammunition as they moved in to break down barricades. At least one other person is believed to have died in the central city of Karbala. Many more people are injured. Further south, demonstrators tried to cut off … Read more Iraqi security forces kill at least three protesters in Baghdad

Drake – War

War (Official Video) – Dark Lane Demo Tapes https://drake.lnk.to/DLDT Director – Theo Skudra Executive Producer – Christian Tyler Produced by – Jason Aita, Jacqueline de Niverville, and Kit Weyman Associate Producer – Teo Weyman Production Coordinator – Alex Dall’Orso DOP – Ali Khurshid 1st Assistant – Camera Nick Petrie 1st Assistant Camera – Johann Montreuil … Read more Drake – War

Nepali Cabinet Decides to Deploy Troops to Iraq

With its vast and rich experience in UN Peace keeping operations, the Nepali Government has decided to deploy its Army in Iraq under the command of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI). A Cabinet meeting on Wednesday 1st June 2011 mace the decision to deploy Nepalese troops to the country. “The government has … Read more Nepali Cabinet Decides to Deploy Troops to Iraq