Up next

Violent protests erupt after court sentences young Iraqi to three years in prison

Published on 08 Dec 2022 / In News & Politics

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in the city of Nasiriyah in southern Iraq after a court sentenced Hayder Hamid al-Zaidi, 20, to three years in prison over a Twitter post. At least two protesters were reportedly killed when security forces opened fire on the crowd.

Freedom over censorship, truth over narrative.
Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RTnews
Follow us on Telegram: https://t.me/rtnews
Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RT_com

Show more

Up next