Al-Diwaniyah, Today, Tawfiq Al-Yasiri, a politician, died after being infected with the Coronavirus.

A health source said, “Al-Yasiri died this afternoon in Al-Diwaniyah Teaching Hospital after suffering from coronavirus.

Al-Yasiri is considered one of the leaders of the opposition against the defunct regime and led the uprising in Diwaniyah during 1991 and left Iraq to Saudi Arabia and remained there for several years. He then went to London and joined the National Accord Movement led by Iyad Allawi, and then he separated from it and returned to Baghdad after 2003 and formed a political organization called “the Iraqi National Alliance.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency

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