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Iraq: Thousands join funeral procession for PMF deputy leader al-Muhandis in Basra

3 07.01.2020 Инфо

W/S Truck with coffin of deputy leader of Iraq's Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) Mohammed Ali Ebrahimi, also known as Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, accompanied by funeral procession, Basra
M/S Mourners self-flagellate
M/S Mourners chanting and waving flags
W/S Mourners chanting and waving flags
M/S Mourners following coffin and chanting
M/S Mourners following coffin, chanting
M/S Mourners swamp vehicle with coffin
W/S Mourners marching
W/S Mourners marching
W/S Mourners marching
M/S Men holding Iraqi flags
M/S Funeral processions
W/S Funeral processions with flags
W/S Funeral processions
W/S Funeral processions with sea of flags
W/S Funeral processions
W/S Helicopter flying over
W/S Funeral procession continues down road
W/S Convoy with al-Muhandis coffin
M/S Convoy with al-Muhandis coffin
M/S Mourners driving on vehicle with banner of Iranian Quds Force General Qasem Soleimani and al-Muhandis
M/S Mourners marching with flags
M/S Army officers
M/S Iranian flag
SCRIPT
Thousands flooded the streets of the southern Iraqi city of Basra for the funeral procession of Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMF) deputy leader Mohammed Ali Ebrahimi, also known as Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, on Tuesday.
Footage shows mourners accompanying al-Muhandis' coffin as it was paraded around Basra.
Al-Muhandis was killed alongside Iranian Quds Force General Qasem Soleimani in a US drone strike near Baghdad's airport on Friday.