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Protests over power outages in Iraq

With soaring temperatures, Iraqis have taken to the streets to demonstrate against power outages caused by the failure of a power line and a fire at a power plant. Power has been restored in some areas of Basra. Demonstrators are also denouncing water shortages and water quality issues. This event took place on 08/08/2022 at the following location: Basra, Iraq.

Incident Type: Civil Unrest

Event Type: Protest

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: The National News

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