A view of the Iraqi city of Mosul, on May 14, 2008
A view of the Iraqi city of Mosul, on May 14, 2008. Iraqi security forces have fired on anti-government protesters in Mosul on Friday, killing at least one of them, activists said. © Marwan Ibrahim - AFP/File
A view of the Iraqi city of Mosul, on May 14, 2008
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Last updated: March 8, 2013

Iraqi security forces kill protester

Iraqi security forces fired on anti-government protesters in the main northern city of Mosul on Friday, killing at least one of them, activists said.

"Fire from police and the army in Al-Ahrar Square resulted in the killing of a protester," spokesman for the demonstrators Ghazi al-Faisal said, identifying the dead man as Mahmud Saleh Yassin.

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