Huge Protest to be Staged in Iraq’s Basra

  In Iraq International Affairs 

 

A huge demonstration is expected to be staged on Sunday in the Iraqi southern province of Basra, reports said.

According to a statement released by the protest organizers and activists on Saturday, they have made preparations for Sunday’s huge demonstration in which they will continue on demanding better public services and job opportunities.

Protests have been ongoing since the mid of last month in which the demonstrators have also called the government to make reforms and fight against corruption in the country.

At least 830 people, including security personnel, have so far been killed or wounded during the angry protests, according to Iraqi reports.

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