Supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr attend a sit-in inside Baghdad's highly fortified Green Zone, Sunday, May 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)
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Protesters were withdrawing from Baghdad's Green Zone on Sunday after breaking into the fortified area and storming Iraq's parliament in an unprecedented security breach the day before.Protesters pulled down or scaled slabs of heavy concrete blast wall on Saturday to enter the Green Zone, where Iraq's main government institutions are located, the culmination of weeks of political turmoil and inaction by parliament.Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's office said he had ordered the pursuit of people involved in attacks or vandalism, but security forces were not taking action against protesters inside the Green Zone on Sunday.Protesters on Saturday attacked at least one MP as well as cars they believed belonged to lawmakers, and broke into offices in parliament. The protesters broke into the Green Zone on Saturday afternoon after MPs again failed to approve new ministers to replace the current party-affiliated cabinet.On Sunday, two suicide attackers from ISIS detonated car bombs in the city of Samawa, some 230 kilometers (145 miles) south of Baghdad.
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