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Iraqi protesters block gate to Khor al-Zubair port

Iraqi protesters block gate to Khor al-Zubair port

Protesters have blocked the entrance to Iraq's Khor al-Zubair commodities port near Basra, preventing trucks from entering, port officials told Reuters on Tuesday

Three Iran security personnel killed by 'rioters'

Three Iran security personnel killed by 'rioters'

Three members of the Iranian security forces have been stabbed to death by "rioters" near Tehran, the ISNA and Fars news agencies reported late Monday.

Besieged by protesters, Lebanon assembly postpones session

Besieged by protesters, Lebanon assembly postpones session

Lebanon's parliament, besieged by angry protesters, Tuesday for a second time postponed a session that had been due to discuss draft laws which critics charge would let corrupt politicians off the hook.

10 dead after air strike hits biscuit factory in Tripoli

10 dead after air strike hits biscuit factory in Tripoli

At least 10 workers were killed and 35 wounded in an air strike that hit a biscuit factory in Libya yesterday in what a senior UN official said was a possible war crime.

Iran 'calmer' despite more riots over oil price hikes

Iran 'calmer' despite more riots over oil price hikes

Iran said it still faced riots even though the situation was “calmer” yesterday after days of violent protests sparked by a shock decision to hike petrol prices in the sanctions-hit country.

Protesters block entrance to Iraq's Umm Qasr port

Protesters block entrance to Iraq's Umm Qasr port

Protesters have once again blocked the entrance to Iraq's Umm Qasr commodities port near Basra, preventing employees and tankers from entering and bringing operations down

AFP/Baghdad

AFP/Baghdad

Iraqis flooded the streets of the capital and southern cities yesterday in a general strike that bolstered the weeks-long movement demanding a government overhaul.

AFP/Baghdad

AFP/Baghdad

Iraqis flooded the streets of the capital and southern cities yesterday in a general strike that bolstered the weeks-long movement demanding a government overhaul.

Palestinian journalists rally over wounding of colleague

Palestinian journalists rally over wounding of colleague

The eyes of truth will never be blinded,” protesters’ placards read, as Palestinian journalists wore eye patches yesterday to decry the wounding of a colleague in the occupied West Bank.

Russian strikes kill nine civilians in Syria

Russian strikes kill nine civilians in Syria

Air strikes by Syrian regime ally Russia on Sunday killed nine civilians in the jihadist-run enclave of Idlib in the northwest of the country, a war monitor said.

Strikes resume in Iraq to bolster anti-regime protests

Strikes resume in Iraq to bolster anti-regime protests

Iraqis flooded the streets of the capital and southern cities on Sunday in a general strike that bolstered the weeks-long movement demanding a government overhaul.

Iran leader backs petrol price hike that sparked protests

Iran leader backs petrol price hike that sparked protests

Iran's supreme leader on Sunday threw his support behind a decision to impose petrol price hikes and rationing, a move that sparked angry protests in the sanctions-hit country.

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