Supporters of the Iraqi Communist Party wave hold symbolic sickles communist flags during a rally to mark the May Day in Firdous Square, central Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, May 1, 2013. C

 

              Supporters of the Iraqi Communist Party wave hold symbolic sickles communist flags during a rally to mark the May Day in Firdous Square, central Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, May 1, 2013. C
Supporters of the Iraqi Communist Party wave hold symbolic sickles communist flags during a rally to mark the May Day in Firdous Square, central Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Communists were not allowed to march under the regime of former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. The banner in Arabic reads, "long live May Day." The 17th Ramadan Mosque is seen at background. (AP Photo/ Khalid Mohammed)