European Union: Insurgent attacks on protesters are unacceptable and undermine the right to peaceful assembly.

European Commissioner for Foreign Affairs and Security Federica Mogherini said the use of excessive force against demonstrators in Iraq is unacceptable.
“The excessive use of force against demonstrators is regrettable and reports of armed attacks on demonstrators undermine the right of peaceful assembly and expression of legitimate demands,” it said in a statement distributed in Brussels. Country

November 11, 2019