08 June 2020 – Baghdad cancels all exceptions to curfew and stops all wheel movement

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Indigenous Peoples, Police and Interior Affairs, Transportation
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Domestic travel
Level of Jurisdiction: City
Lead People/Agency: Baghdad Operations Command. Crisis Cell of Basrah

Overview: Baghdad Operations Command announced that all exceptions to the curfew (from 6:00 pm until 5:00 am) would be canceled except for ambulances. Also, the movement of the wheels has stopped completely in Baghdad. The Crisis Cell in Basra decided to prohibit exit and entry into and out of the province except for trucks and stressed on the importance to adhere to the curfew.
Full details here: https://www.alsumaria.tv/news/%D8%A3%D9%85%D9%86/347924/%D8%B9%D9%85%D9%84%D9%8A%D8%A7%D8%AA-%D8%A8%D8%BA%D8%AF%D8%A7%D8%AF-%D8%AA%D9%84%D8%BA%D9%8A-%D8%AC%D9%85%D9%8A%D8%B9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B3%D8%AA%D8%AB%D9%86%D8%A7%D8%A1%D8%A7%D8%AA-%D9%85%D9%86-%D8%AD%D8%B8%D8%B1-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AA%D8%AC%D9%88%D9%84

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Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat
Evidence/Justification: Due to the non compliance of the people to safety measures and increase in Corona cases