Death toll rises in Iraq protest crackdown

In the past week, more than 110 people have died during a nationwide uprising against the government.

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    At least 15 people have been killed in the latest confrontations between police and protesters in Iraq, raising the toll from nearly a week of violence to more than 110. More than 6,000 have been injured in the past week.

    Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports from the capital Baghdad.


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