Last updated: 8 March, 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.