A group of Basra Youth Announce They Will Not Demonstrate On Saturday And Suspend Their Activities For The Danger Of Gatherings

Basra, Youth from Basra announced the cancellation of the march of candles, which was scheduled to start on Saturday in the center of Basra because of the danger of gatherings and exploitation by some.

" Due to the events and the deviation of the course of the demonstrations and turn them to political conflicts, we have decided to cancel the march of candles which was due to begin on Saturday," they said in a statement.

They also announced in their statement the suspension of their peaceful activities in order to preserve the lives of civilians and public property and to disperse the opportunity for those who wants bad to Basra and its young.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency