Following the resignation of popular Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, Iraqi protestors stormed the green zone and the Iraqi palace. An estimated 15 people were killed and an unknown number were injured.

Analyst Comment: With high food and energy prices, and little to no relief in sight for many nations, mass violent uprisings and protests will be a common occurrence through the remained of 2022 and possibly well into 2023.