Iraqi forces kill 45 after Iranian consulate torched

first_imgIraqi demonstrators are seen as they clash with security forces during the anti-government protests in Nassiriya, Iraq on Nov. 28. REUTERS/STRINGER Authorities said dozens of others werewounded.   At least 29 people died in thesouthern city of Nassiriya when troops opened fire on demonstrators who blockeda bridge on Thursday. BAGHDAD – Iraqi security forces shotdead at least 45 protesters after demonstrators stormed and torched an Iranianconsulate.    center_img Four people were killed in Baghdad and12 died in clashes in Najaf, they added. Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdisummoned a senior military commander in Dhi Qar province, where Nassiriya islocated, to Baghdad to explain why the situation had deteriorated, the militarysaid.(Reuters)last_img read more

Man murdered for picking up “Bone Face” late

first_imgTwo men were murdered about an hour apart on Wednesday and Police say one of the murders is linked to another killing which took place earlier that day.In the linked killings, Police said Jackie “Bucky” Peruza, 36, was shot at while driving his white Nissan Tiida along John John Road, Laventille, Trinidad at about 18:00h Wednesday. Police said Peruza jumped out his vehicle and ran a short distance before collapsing after his pants fell to his ankle.Police said Peruza, who was friends with Matthew “Bone Face” Luke, was murdered for failing to pick Luke up at a requested time.Luke was gunned down at Caura Hospital Wednesday morning. Peruza was supposed to have picked up Luke but was late resulting in Luke’s death. Both men were from Plaisance Terrace Block 8, Laventille.In the second killing that took place on Wednesday evening, 32-year-old Terrence Bailey was killed near his Paria Walk, Brasso Seco home.Police said at about 19:00h Bailey was walkibg with his wife when a gunman opened fire on him. He ran a short distance and collapsed.(TT Guardian)last_img read more