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FEMALE Iraqi ACTIVIST KILLED IN BASRA.

Riham Yaqoob, a female Iraqi activist and doctor who led local anti-government protests was shot dead in the Iraqi city of Basra on Wednesday August 19.  Following the murder of Yaqoob, Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi dismissed Basra’s chief of police and other security officials. He also vowed  to “do everything necessary for the security forces to undertake their duties”. […]