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Muqtada al-Sadr

Muqtada Al-Sadr Loyalists Leave Baghdad’s Green Zone

Protesters in Baghdad’s Green Zone have left the heavily fortified government district after a 24-hour sit-in but pledged to return by the end of the week if their demands for political reform are not met.

May 2, 2016

Iraq Cleric To Followers: Stop Attacking US Troops

BAGHDAD (AP) — An anti-American cleric is urging his followers to stop attacking U.S. troops in Iraq so that their withdrawal from the country isn’t slowed down, a call meant to ramp up pressure on Baghdad’s political leaders who are considering asking some American forces to stay. In a statement posted on his website, Shiite […]

September 11, 2011