Hundreds of demonstrators gathered to show support of the Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMF) in Basra on Saturday.

Protesters carried banners depicting political figures as they marched down the streets of Southern Iraqi city, claiming there have been attempts to attack a number of PMF headquarters.

Protests in the oil-rich province of Basra began in July and have been ongoing amid economic hardships, high unemployment rates and poor municipal services in the country.

 

Source: Ruptly

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If it wasn’t for the PMU, Iraq would be looking like Libya. Bravo, you heroes.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Nope since nobody intervened in Libya at ground level and even let all things go in the air.
PMU goal was to made Iraq becoming the same thing as Libya and pave the way for a massive Iranian intervention to restore order, an order that IRGC contributed to break by creating ISIS and having them becoming allies to Saddamists and funding, arming and training ’em!
Actually, old Alexander-the-Great strategy having others crushing those you want to get rid of, here, the Ba’athist resistance, by having the Yankees demolishing them, then filling the vacuum.

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n.md.148

total respect to the exemplary pmus – jannah will be their ultimate reward with other heavy weights like irgc, hezbollah, houthis and all resistance fighters in syria and worldwide

Daeshbags-Sux
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Terrorism is not resistance.
Iraq should better adopt Rojava’s way of functioning and liquidate all sectarian fuelled militias.

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nothing change

US Army on your soil = a permanent crisis. Iraqis should kick American fat asses out of their country or nothing change.

Daeshbags-Sux
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IRGC presence = permanent terrorism and sectarianist divisions.
Remember : it was Soleimani who smuggled Zarqaw in Iraq, not the Yankees…

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An interesting point in the Hague Convention is about using proxy militias to lead a war on a country : it’s considered as a direct declaration of war by the proxy’s backer. It’s very practical since any PMF or Hellbollah attack can be used by Trump to kick bütts into Iran at will, even doing a full scale invasion and he doesn’t even needs the Congress approval. Moreover, an embassy being US territory, he can even invoke the Chapter 5 of NATO charter… I really don’t get why western countries simply don’t use the tools international law give them :… Read more »