The President of Iraq has called for calm as nationwide protests enter a second week. 110 Iraqis have been killed and thousands injured in the unrest which began as a protest against corruption and high unemployment. Security forces have admitted using excessive force to quell the latest protests in Baghdad

Iraqi president calls for calm amid nationwide protests

The President of Iraq has called for calm as nationwide protests enter a second week. 110 Iraqis have been killed and thousands injured in the unrest which began as a protest against corruption and high unemployment. Security forces have admitted using excessive force to quell the latest protests in Baghdad