This picture taken on September 7, 2018 shows the burning headquarters of the Iranian consulate in the southern Iraqi city of Basra which was torched by protesters during demonstrations. (Photo by AFP)
Iraqi protesters gather outside the burnt-down local government headquarters in the southern city of Basra on September 7, 2018 during demonstrations against poor public services. (Photo by AFP)
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi speaks during a parliament meeting in the capital Baghdad on September 3, 2018. (Photo by AFP)
Iraqis clash with police in Basra over living conditions