Reports coming from Iraq indicate that hundreds of thousands of Iraqis (Shia, Sunni and Kurds) are taking to the streets. As we are speaking, Bassrah, which is exclusively Shia, is in the control of the protesters whereby the mayor has fled the municipal building. In Naseryeh and Ba'qoubah (Sunnies), an identical control is in effect. In Baghdad, the protesters have reached the Green Zone. In Mousel (Kurdish) Tens of thousands of protesters are overwhelming the secret police and the Bishmerkah militias. Scores of protesters have been mowed by secret police gun fire throughout Iraq.