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Tuesday, July 14, 2020
6:49:00 PM EAT
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Mohammed Qasim added ( about Mohammed Qasim ) : "I promised that those who have spilled Iraqi blood will not be allowed to rest and we are honouring that promise”. Although protesters have praised the arrest of the group and welcomed Kadhimi's stated aim of protecting demonstrators, some remain sceptical about whether he will be able to actually rein in the powerful militias that hold sway over much of Iraq's social and political life. “It is a good step that Kadhimi closed the Thaa’r Allah headquarters in Basra, but it is like a drop in the ocean in the eyes of people,” said Mohammed Qasim, a protester from the southern Iraqi city. “Militias are more dangerous than coronavirus. Iraq has Covid-19 - coronavirus - and Covid-20 - militias”. Others have questioned how Kadhimi - who had been the country's intelligence chief since 2016 - could be anything other than fully aware of who had been behind the killing of protesters, a death toll which has reached more than 550. “We demand the release of all detainees from police station prisons, and those who have been arrested by armed groups and we still did not know their whereabouts,"
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