Iraqis worry US-Iran tensions are eclipsing their protests

In this Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 photo, a poster with a defaced picture of Iraqi acting Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi, and Arabic that reads, "Your return is rejected, loser," hangs in Tahrir Square, in Baghdad, Iraq. Mass protests by young Iraqis against their country's ruling elite helped force the resignation of the prime minister, but with the focus now turning to the conflict between the United States and Iran, demonstrators fear the momentum is being drawn away from their goals.

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