INA – BAGHDAD
First Deputy Speaker of Parliament Hassan Al-Kaabi called for an urgent session next Monday where high security leaders, especially the Baghdad Operations Command to attend, to discuss targeting peaceful protesters from unknown armed groups in Al-Sinak area, Baghdad, which killed a number of martyrs and wounded.
"Security leaders should shoulder their responsibilities in preserving the security of peaceful demonstrations demanding reform, change and combating corruption," stated Al-Kaabi office.
He stressed that security measures must be tightened to save the lives of protestors in Baghdad and the provinces.
Al-Kaabi also stated that "all parties and personalities who appear to be involved in the killing of demonstrators in Baghdad and the provinces will be held accountable, as well as the air targeting of Hanana region in Najaf,"