BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:25 A.M.) – Protesters marched through the centre of Najaf on Friday, outraged over high unemployment and poor public services.

Demonstrators outraged by high unemployment and poor public services also broke into Najaf Airport on Friday, bringing air traffic to a halt.

Tires were set on fire outside the building, with people trying to stop police cars from leaving the site.

Flights have since resumed when the protests died down.

 

Video credit: Ruptly

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Daeshbags Sux
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Not only economic protests :
“Protesters break into Najaf airport, burned Kata’ib Hizbollah + AlDawa party HQs in Najaf & Missan, clashes w/ the guards of Asa’ib Ahl al-Haq HQ”
https://twitter.com/Hammurabi_News/status/1017913209578246145
Seems Iraqis don’t want their country to become a puppet state…

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Stern Daler

Protesters in Syria also ran havoc. And then complained about Assad.

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Half these guys were dressed in rebel uniforms a couple of days ago. When I kept saying bomb them into oblivion with no mercy, it was because I knew this was going to happen. These cockroaches aren’t going to show any mercy now they’re out of uniform and posing as innocent civilians, they’re going to create as much mayhem as they can. I still say BOMB THEM INTO OBLIVION. Assad knows half these guys are actually terrorists, he will deal with them eventually, but my way would have been a lot quicker and a lot less painful, for the innocent… Read more »

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Hey, Najaf is in IRAQ!!!! Hello!

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Willing Conscience

I misread the headline, I thought it was the Nasib border crossing between Jordan and Syria, Duh don’t I feel silly.

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The same poor pious class of Helots that staged protests and terror in Syria. The pious Muslims simply out-breed their resources and them complain that they do not receive enough subsidizes food.

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the best to give advice on all matters will be the islamic republic of iran – sanctioned and oppressed cos of their godly steadfastness and righteousness

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Muslim culture. They over-breed their resources. The same led to the Syrian war. The Musel regimes breed soldiers to swamp the West or Israel and then they cannot feed them. And then the would be soldiers turn against their own country. LOL.

p.s. That is Hams style too. Just cut resources in Gaza.
And You will see.

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🤦 Considering how they manage the drought/water-crisis by organising public prayers sessions while they push environmentalists to flee the country when they don’t assassinate them, read here : Top scientist leaves Iran after crackdown on environmentalists : https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/apr/18/kaveh-madani-scientist-leaves-iran-after-crackdown-environmentalists Let grieving wife of dead environmentalist leave Iran, son pleads https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/apr/09/let-grieving-wife-of-dead-environmentalist-leave-iran-son-pleads We can be certain that the islamic republic of Iran will be “the best to give advice on all matters” 🤣 Here is some protest in Iran caused by drought and economical collapse: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=51T3JJ0SFaw I don’t think the gun shots we hear came from the protesters🔫… A full assault riffle magazine… Read more »

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The catholic heathens in Vatican are fed well by half a billion chattel donors. Else they would end in poverty.