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Labour's anti-Semitism controversy protecting Israel from criticism

07 September, 2018

Comment: Palestinian activists must now refocus their campaigning, writes Professor Kamel Hawwash.

Four protesters killed during unrelenting unrest in Iraq's Basra

07 September, 2018

A bloody two days in Iraq's Basra have seen twelve protesters killed, many shot dead by government forces, as fury over water and electricity shortages shows no sign of abating.

Mortar shells hit fortified Green Zone in Iraq capital

06 September, 2018

Baghdad's Green Zone has been hit with explosions, in the latest violence to hit the Iraqi capital.

Curfew imposed in Basra, as violence engulfs Iraqi city

06 September, 2018

Clashes continued in Basra for a fourth day, as the port in Iraq's second city is closed and a curfew imposed to quell protests.

Katanec heads Iraq: This week in Middle East football

06 September, 2018

A Slovenian football superstar has been signed up as the head coach of the Lions of Mesopotamia in a three-year contract thought to be worth $1.2m per year.

Palestine and UK Labour: What now for solidarity?

06 September, 2018

Comment: The gradual criminalising of Palestinian activism is being countered by grassroots campaigners, writes Malia Bouattia.

The Iraq Report: Basra's fury erupts as protesters killed

06 September, 2018

Our latest roundup from Iraq focuses on the violent crackdown on protests in Basra

Iraq army puts Basra on lock-down amid protest turmoil

06 September, 2018

Populist cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has called for Iraqi officials to address the violence in Basra or resign, after another protester was killed by government forces on Wednesday.

Iraq protesters set fire to government building in Basra

05 September, 2018

Protesters in the southern Iraqi city of Basra have set fire to the main government building, a day after six people were killed in demonstrations over poor public services.

Six killed as police open fire on Basra protesters

05 September, 2018

Demonstrators have been criticising economic conditions and the poor state of public services in Iraq's restive south.

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