Nov 28, 2019, 8:35 AM
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Rioters torch Iran's consulate in Najaf

Tehran, Nov 28, IRNA – Rioters set fire to Iranian consulate in Najaf late on Wednesday, Iraqi media reported.

Najaf police has declared a curfew until further notice.

A total of 100 demonstrators were injured during the clashes between security forces and demonstrators near the Iranian consulate in Najaf.

Sumeria News channel reported protesters have set roadblocks on Karbala-Najaf highway by accumulating used tires of cars or trucks.

The diplomatic staff had evacuated the consulate beforehand.


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