Najaf Council decides to suspend official working hours for four days

Tuesday 1 October 2019 05:05 PM

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BAGHDAD / .. Najaf province council voted in its ordinary session, on Tuesday, chaired by Khudair Neama al-Jubouri and unanimously to disable official working in the province for four days.

Al-Jubouri said in a statement received by “Eye of Iraq News,” that “the decision of the Council came in order to allow the people of the province to participate and contribute to the service of visitors Arbainip Imam Hussein (peace be upon him) million and who will go to the province to perform this visit.”

He added that “the holiday will start from Tuesday, 15/10/2019 until 17/10/2019, in addition to the disruption of official working on Sunday, which falls on 20/10/2019.”

Jubouri, to “exclude the decision service and security departments in charge of duty.”


Mr. Sadr demands the three presidencies a fair investigation into the events of Tahrir Square

Date: 2019/10/1 19:43 • 73 times read

The leader of the Sadr movement, Mr. Muqtada al-Sadr, called on the three presidencies to open a fair investigation of what happened today in Tahrir Square.

The demonstrations in the Tahrir Square in central Baghdad witnessed violence between demonstrators and security forces, killing one demonstrator and injuring 200 others, including 40 members of the security forces, according to the Health Ministry.

Government statistic for victims of demonstrations and the accusation of “rioters”

Date: Edit: 2019/10/1 19:30 • 129 times read

(Baghdad: Euphrates News) The government media cell announced a joint statement of the ministries of interior and health on the demonstrations today.

The statement received the agency (Euphrates News) a copy of it “witnessed the capital Baghdad and a number of provinces launch protests demanding the provision of public services and employment opportunities.”

The cell “regretted the violence accompanied by these protests, issued by a group of rioters to overthrow the real content of these demands and stripped of the peacefulness of which they came out, and that while we stand in solidarity with the freedom of expression guaranteed by the Constitution, and based on the principle of national responsibility, we call All citizens to calm and restraint, and stress the continuation of the security services in the performance of their duties in order to ensure the security and safety of the demonstrators.

The Ministry of Health, according to the statement, “on the continuation of its medical staff to provide treatment to the wounded who were received by health institutions, where recorded one death, while the number of wounded 200 wounded, including 40 injured members of the security services, a number of them came out after receiving first aid, with continued Medical staff in providing health care for the remaining 50 ”