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Baghdad Protests Turn Violent at Green Zone

Anti-government protesters appear to have broken into the International Zone of Baghdad - the seat of the Iraqi government and the location of most foreign embassies. VOA correspondent Sharon Behn reports massive shooting and some explosions as protesters neared the secure area, known as the Green Zone. An official at the emergency desk at the U.S. embassy in Baghdad said he couldn't confirm whether protesters were in the zone, or if they were near the embassy compound. In the...

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