At least one protestor was killed in a series of armed clashes with police over persistent power outages in Basra, as demonstrations across Iraq’s sweltering southern provinces continued for a second day, and threatened to halt an oil project in the province’s supergiant Majnoon field.A young man was killed by police during protests in Basra’s al-Madayna district, just south of the West Qurna 2 oil field in the north of the province, said a senior Basra Operations Command official. Fou… This content is for registered users. Please login to continue. If you are not a registered user, you may purchase a subscription or sign up for a free trial .