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Demonstrators try to put out a tear gas canister during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators try to put out a tear gas canister during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators try to put out a tear gas canister during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators take cover in front of Iraqi security forces at Al Jumhuriya bridge during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators take cover in front of Iraqi security forces at Al Jumhuriya bridge during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators take cover in front of Iraqi security forces at Al Jumhuriya bridge during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators carry a man affected by tear gas during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators carry a man affected by tear gas during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators carry a man affected by tear gas during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators and tuk-tuk drivers take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators and tuk-tuk drivers take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators and tuk-tuk drivers take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators hang banners and images of killed protesters during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators hang banners and images of killed protesters during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators hang banners and images of killed protesters during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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A demonstrator holds an Iraqi flag as he sits on a building during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

A demonstrator holds an Iraqi flag as he sits on a building during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

A demonstrator holds an Iraqi flag as he sits on a building during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators and tuk-tuk drivers take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators and tuk-tuk drivers take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators and tuk-tuk drivers take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Health crew spray medical fluid on the face of a man who was affected by tear gas during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Health crew spray medical fluid on the face of a man who was affected by tear gas during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Health crew spray medical fluid on the face of a man who was affected by tear gas during an anti-government protest in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Iraqi flag and religious flags are seen as demonstrators take cover at Al Jumhuriya bridge during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Iraqi flag and religious flags are seen as demonstrators take cover at Al Jumhuriya bridge during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Iraqi flag and religious flags are seen as demonstrators take cover at Al Jumhuriya bridge during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators take part in anti-government protests at Al Jumhuriya bridge in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators take part in anti-government protests at Al Jumhuriya bridge in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators take part in anti-government protests at Al Jumhuriya bridge in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators shout slogans during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators shout slogans during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Demonstrators shout slogans during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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A demonstrator carries an Iraqi flag as he approaches Iraqi security forces during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

A demonstrator carries an Iraqi flag as he approaches Iraqi security forces during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

A demonstrator carries an Iraqi flag as he approaches Iraqi security forces during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Smoke of a tear gas canister fired by Iraqi security forces is seen during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Smoke of a tear gas canister fired by Iraqi security forces is seen during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Smoke of a tear gas canister fired by Iraqi security forces is seen during an anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
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Demonstrators play a board game during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Demonstrators play a board game during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Demonstrators play a board game during anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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Demonstrators take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Demonstrators take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily

Demonstrators take part in anti-government protests in Baghdad, Iraq October 30, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily
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