Steve January 11, 2021
iraq-daily-roundup:-five killed;-protests-turn-violent

At least seven were killed, and 112 were wounded in
recent violence:

Clashes
took place at a demonstration in Nasariya, where demonstrators called for the
release of detained civil activist Ihsan al-Hilali, who was released.
At least one
policeman was killed, and about 40 security personnel were injured
. Another
person was killed
, possibly a protester. About 71
protesters and others were wounded
. After his release, al-Hilali called on
the demonstrators to stand down.

A lieutenant
colonel was stabbed to death
at his home in Basra.

In Shatra, a lawyer/activist
was murdered
.

ISIS militants killed a militiaman in Sharaban.

A policeman
was wounded
during an ISIS attack in Abu Saida.

Author: Margaret Griffis

Margaret Griffis is a journalist from Miami Beach, Florida and has
been covering Iraqi casualties for Antiwar.com since 2006.
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