Iraq: all-women protest held in holy city of Najaf | AFP

Hundreds of Iraqi women stage a march in the Shiite holy city of Najaf insisting on their right to play a central role in the protest movement sweeping the country.

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Iraqi volunteers clean up the streets of the central city of Najaf | AFP

Iraqi volunteers clean up the streets of the central city of Najaf following anti-government protests. The protest movement is Iraq’s biggest since the US-led invasion of 2003 toppled Saddam Hussein and installed a democratic system in the oil-rich but poverty-plagued nation.

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Iraqis hold funerals for demonstrators killed in government crackdown | AFP

Iraqis hold funerals in the holy Shrine city of Najaf for demonstrators killed in various Iraqi cities during clashes between anti-government protesters and security forces.

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Iraqi protesters set fire to Iran’s Najaf consulate | AFP

Protesters set fire night to Iran’s consulate in the southern Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf, two months into the country’s most serious social crisis in decades. IMAGES

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Iraqi protesters block roads with burning tyres in Najaf | AFP

Anti-government Iraqi protesters block roads with burning tyres in the central holy shrine city of Najaf. Since October 1, Iraq’s capital and majority-Shiite south have been swept by mass rallies against corruption, a lack of jobs and poor services that have escalated into calls for a complete overhaul of the ruling elite.

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