Latest Updates on Najaf Riots + Video
ISWNews Analysis Group: According to news from inside the city of Najaf, gunfire heard in the city and some have been stabbed in Sadrain Square.
While the curfew has been announced until morning, the news of disconnecting the internet denied so far.
The Iraqi prime minister also changed the head of the security case in Najaf Ashraf and removed the head of the crisis in Dhi Qar province.
After the events of Najaf last night and the continuing unrest in the city, many Iraqi resistance movement fighters are said to have gone to Najaf to support the Marja’. Various officials have since announced their support for the Marja’. Also, Abu Mahdi al-Mohandes said, “We will cut off the hand that seeks damage to the Marja’.”
According to latest field data, 13 people were martyred and 400 were injured in the clashes in Najaf.
The Iraqi Prime Minister also set up a committee to investigate what happened in the provinces of Dhi Qar and Najaf Ashraf.