July 23
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A curfew has been declared in Baghdad on Thursday from 05:00 am amid ongoing unrest in the Iraqi capital for the second day, Reuters reported referring to a statement of Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi.

“Statement from the commander-in-chief of the armed forces: all vehicles and individuals are totally forbidden to move in Baghdad as of 5 am today, Thursday, and until further notice,” Abdul Mahdi said in a statement.

The presence of civilians and vehicles on the streets of Baghdad will be completely prohibited from the indicated time until further orders, TASS reported.

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