Protesters close access to Iraq's Umm Qasr port

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) – Protesters demanding jobs and better state services closed access to Iraq’s southern Umm Qasr port on Friday, port employees said. “They blocked the road leading into the port and trucks have no way of getting in or out.
Port officials have asked us to go home,” one employee told Reuters. .

 

Related posts

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.