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A man in Baghdad's informal
40 Days Later:

Distance Between Iraq’s Politicians And Iraq’s Protesters Grows

Mustafa Habib
Neither of the two opposing groups seem to want to give any quarter and despite impactful events and legislative manoeuvres, nobody is any closer to common ground.
Danger Money:

In Dhi Qar, Anti-Govt Protests Offer Economic Opportunity

Murtada al-Houdoud
Despite the danger, demonstrations in Nasiriyah have given rise to creativity and entrepreneurship as well as a sense of economic equality.
With Love, From Mosul:

The Theatre Group That Made Iraq’s Most Popular Protest Video

Mustafa Habib
A group of young volunteers in northern Iraq produced the slick ‘Bella Ciao’ music video because they couldn’t join anti-government protests themselves.
Letters To God:

Basra Protesters Set Up Tent Town, Focus On Peace + Games

Muntaser al-Amin
Demonstrators in Basra have been organising their own semi-permanent community too. Activities have involved games, ‘most corrupt’ contests and synchronised marches.
Welcome To Freedom:

Visiting The Square In Baghdad, Where Protestors Rule A Utopian Iraq

Mustafa Habib
Tahrir Square in the central city has become a centre for Iraq’s anti-government protesters. Visitors will find a whole new country in the making there.
Fighters from Shiite Muslim volunteer militias celebrate victory at Baiji. (photo: أحمد الربيعي)
Iraq's Most Controversial Political Party:
The Source Of Their Power + What They Want In Government
14.06.2018  |  Politics
Who owns them? The streets of Kirkuk. (photo: شوان نوزاد)
The New Government’s First Fight:
Political Storm Clouds Over Northern Iraqi City Of Kirkuk
7.06.2018  |  Politics
A scene from the rally on the independence referendum last year. (photo: حمه سور)
Don’t Mention The Referendum:
Nobody Wants To Talk About Kurdish Independence Now
31.05.2018  |  Politics
Threats, Demographics, New Faces:
Why Sunni Parties Lost So Much In The 2018 Elections
24.05.2018  |  Politics
The Kurdish are asking: Where is my vote? (photo: ليفي كلانسي :الموسوعة الحرة)
Same Sh*t, Different Election:
Confessions Of A Non-Voter In Iraq
17.05.2018  |  Politics
Neutral zone? A range of different TV channels in Iraq.
Fourth Estate Or Fan Club?
In Election Run-Up, Iraqi Media Drops Any Pretence Of Neutrality
10.05.2018  |  Politics