Jul. 19, 2021

Iran's oil-rich southwest rocked by deadly water protests

Iran/Environment

The story: At least four people are reported to have been killed in connection with protests in Iran’s oil-rich southwestern province of Khuzestan. The violence comes amid the failure of the authorities to address an ongoing water crisis. Officials are scrambling for an immediate solution to the multi-dimensional issue as security is being tightened in the impoverished province.

The coverage: Largely peaceful demonstrations have been held for at least four consecutive nights across Khuzestan...

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