Sunday, January 27, 2013

Sunnis mourn protesters shot dead by troops

Thousands of mourners rallied on Saturday at funerals for Sunni Muslims shot by troops in demonstrations against Iraq's Shi'ite Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.

Troops on Friday shot dead five people in Falluja, in the Sunni-dominated western province of Anbar.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/26/us-iraq-protests-idUSBRE90P0JW20130126