American condemnation of the use of violence against peaceful demonstrators in Nasiriyah

Baghdad – The United States condemned the acts of violence against peaceful demonstrators that took place in the city of Nasiriyah, the center of Dhi Qar Governorate.

 

The US Embassy in Baghdad said in a press release that there is no place for unjustified acts of violence in any democracy.”

 

It added that the United States joins the international community in calling for those responsible to be held accountable, and for the government to provide protection for demonstrators and others involved in the legitimate exercise of freedom of expression. ”

 

Source: National Iraqi News Agency