belonging to "Al-Sadr" arrest dozens of protesters and torture them .. And seize the Turkish restaurant and then remove the signs .. !![/size] Sunday 02 February 2020 at 11:37 am (488 views)[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.] FacebookTwitterGoogle plusLinkedinEmail
Baghdad / Sky Press
Witnesses from inside Tahrir Square, in the center of the capital, Baghdad, said today that dozens of protesters were arrested, tortured inside the square, the Turkish restaurant building, and the nearby areas, by the so-called "blue hats owners" of the Sadrist movement led by the cleric. Muqtada al-Sadr.
International media confirmed an eyewitness, saying that the blue hats owners took over the Turkish restaurant building opposite Tahrir Square, and arrested dozens of protesters, and tortured them inside the restaurant floors, and in the garage of the Nation Square.
Hussein added that Sadr's followers seized by force, under threat of beating and arrest, on Saturday evening, the platform of the Turkish restaurant building that the protesters were taking as a platform to announce their statements and their positions.
He continued, "As the blue hats owners carried sticks and knives with them to disperse the demonstrators and beat everyone calling against the new Prime Minister, Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi."
Another demonstrator pointed out that the voices of the demonstrators being tortured inside the building of the Turkish restaurant "Jabal Uhud" and the garage of the Nation Square are heard at a distance, noting that the arrest campaigns affected many demonstrators in Tahrir, and the areas near them.
For his part, the demonstrator Saad Hamed stressed that the members of the Peace Brigades, and the owners of the blue hats, were prevented, under the threat of white weapons, sticks, beatings, and arrests, whoever photographed their targeting of the demonstrators, and stripped the Turkish restaurant building of all the images of victims and demands, as well as forcing those who Filming to delete records, and photos immediately