Your NPR news source

Iraq: PM Abdul Mahdi to resign after bloodiest day of protests

SHARE Iraq: PM Abdul Mahdi to resign after bloodiest day of protests

Announcement comes after more than 40 anti-government protestors were killed in one day. Earlier, Iraq's top Shi'a cleric condemned use of force against protesters and called for new government. Also, South Korean court sentences two K-Pop stars to prison for sex-crimes, and do mobile phones damage children's emotional and mental health ?

More From This Show