Security forces imposed curfews in Basra, Najaf & Maysan provinces.
Iraqi Interior Minister fired Najaf police chief.
Reports say Iraqi PM Haydar al-Abadi has ordered #Iran-backed Hashd al-Shaabi forces from Kirkuk (northern Iraq) to the south to quell protests.
Fires & gunshots lit up #Iraq’s darkest hours. Everyone awaits the dawn of change in the country.
2 demonstrators killed in Najaf, southern Iraq, as security forces open fire on protesters.
36 demonstrators shot by government security forces in Basra.
This image is being shared by Iraqi users, saying a young Iraqi is being tortured by "Seyed Yousef," a member of the #Iran-associated "Tharallah" group.