Protesters in Karbala joined anti-government demonstrations taking place in Baghdad and across Iraq's south on Friday.
Footage shows demonstrators on the streets with burning fires as they approached the Karbala Government Building. One of protesters seen showing tear gas canisters used by security forces.
The demonstration is part of anti-government protests which also resumed in Baghdad... Еще after a three-week break. Protests began in early October over corruption, unemployment and lack of basic services. However, demonstrations were suspended after security forces started using live ammunition, reportedly killing nearly 150 people.