Countries around the world disinfect to counter spread of coronavirus | AFP

From Baghdad to New Delhi, Petra and Rome, countries are trying to counter the spread of the new coronavirus by disinfecting public places as much as possible.

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Iraqi protesters clash with riot police in Baghdad’s Al-Khilani Square | AFP

Iraqi protesters clash with riot police following an anti-government demonstration in the capital Baghdad’s Al-Khilani Square.

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Snowflakes | AFP Animé

Videographic examining snow and snowflakes. Residents of Baghdad rushed to have snowball fights or take photographs Tuesday as the Iraqi capital woke carpeted in white by only its second snowfall in a century.VIDEOGRAPHICS

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Blocked roads and burning tires as Iraq protests resume | AFP

Iraqi protesters blocked roads on Tuesday in an attempt to pressure authorities to implement long-awaited reforms. Anti-government rallies have rocked Iraq since October but had thinned out in recent weeks amid spiralling tensions between Baghdad’s key allies Tehran and Washington.

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Iraq protests swell with youth angry at slow pace of reform | AFP

Protests escalated across Iraq’s capital Baghdad as demonstrators sealed off streets with burning tyres in outrage at the government’s slow pace of reform.

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Pakistani Shiite Muslim women hold candlelight vigil for slain Iranian commander Soleimani | AFP

Pakistani Shiite Muslim women hold a candlelight vigil in Islamabad for top Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani after his assassination at the age of 62 in a US drone strike in Baghdad. The powerful Iranian commander was hailed as a “living martyr” in the Islamic republic for his military and strategic exploits that included halting the Islamic State group as it rampaged across Iraq and Syria.

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Iran TV footage reportedly shows rockets launched at airbase housing US troops in Iraq | AFP

Video footage released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting reportedly shows rockets launched at Ain al-Asad airbase, a US military installation in Iraq. The attack on the Iraqi airbase in the country’s west, where US and coalition forces are based, comes after pro-Tehran factions in Iraq vowed to “respond” to a US drone strike that killed Iranian general Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad last week. N°1NJ2A8N°1NJ2H7

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Iranians throng streets for Soleimani burial | AFP

Mourners throng Qasem Soleimani’s hometown after the top Iranian military commander was killed in a US drone strike. A hugely popular figure in Iran, Soleimani was killed on Friday in a US drone strike outside Baghdad international airport.

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Iran mourns, supreme leader weeps for Soleimani

Iran’s supreme leader wept while praying over the casket of a top general killed in a U.S. airstrike in Baghdad. Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei offered the prayers on Monday in Tehran for Revolutionary Guard Gen. Qassem Soleimani. (Jan. 6)

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Crowds in Tehran mourn slain General Soleimani

Hundreds of thousands gathered in Tehran’s Enghelab square on Monday for the funeral procession of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, who was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Baghdad on Friday. (Jan. 6)

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Mourners pack Tehran to mourn Iran general Soleimani | AFP

Mourners pack the streets of Tehran for ceremonies to pay homage to top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, after he was killed in a US strike in Baghdad. The country’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei presided over prayers for the slain general.

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Mourners gather in Tehran to pay homage to Qasem Soleimani | AFP

Mourners gather to pay homage to top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, after he was killed in a US strike in Baghdad, in the capital Tehran IMAGES

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Weeping, Iran supreme leader prays over Soleimani

Weeping amid wails from a crowd of hundreds of thousands of mourners, Iran’s supreme leader on Monday prayed over the remains of a top Iranian general killed in a U.S. airstrike in Baghdad, an attack that’s drastically raised tensions between Tehran and Washington. (Jan. 6)

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Mourners carry Soleimani’s coffin during a ceremony in Tehran | AFP

Mourners pack the streets of Tehran for ceremonies to pay homage to top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, after he was killed in a US strike in Baghdad. IMAGES

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Mourners pack Tehran to grieve Iranian general Soleimani | AFP

Mourners pack the streets of Tehran for ceremonies to pay homage to top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, after he was killed in a US strike in Baghdad. IMAGES

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Iran supreme leader prays over coffin of general Soleimani | AFP

Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei prays over the coffin containing the remains of top military commander Qasem Soleimeni in an emotional ceremony in Tehran. Soleimani was killed in a US drone strike Friday near Baghdad international airport, shocking the Islamic republic and raising fears of a new Middle East war. IMAGES

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