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Casualties Reported After Iraqi Security Forces Fire on Protesters

Iraqi media reports a number of protesters were killed after security forces stormed a sit-in camp Sunday in front of provincial council headquarters in the southern port city of Basra.  Iraq's prime minister has has vowed to increase government spending in Basra to improve public services and increase job opportunities for young people.   Protesters shouted and screamed as armed Iraqi forces fired at them to disperse protests in Basra.  Amateur video appeared to...

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