Baghdad's Green Zone reopens: 'The politicians inside are sleeping on money'

Iraq 0 Comment 2

For a trial period, cars are allowed in the fortified area, a move many feel does not go far enough

Kareem Talal twice helped to bring down the concrete walls surrounding Baghdad’s Green Zone.

In 2016 he was among thousands of angry protesters loyal to the Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr who broke into the fortified enclave that houses government institutions and foreign embassies.

Related: ‘People are scared’: deadly legacy of Isis continues to shape lives in Iraq

Continue reading…
Source: iraq
Link : Baghdad’s Green Zone reopens: ‘The politicians inside are sleeping on money’

Author

Leave a comment

Search

Back to Top