Category Archives: Muqtada al-Sadr

The New War for Something or Other

Saturday, March 29, and the news out of Iraq, via the Associated Press, was not good: Anti-American Shiite militia leader Muqtada al-Sadr ordered his followers Saturday to defy government orders to surrender their weapons, as U.S. jets struck Shiite extremists … Continue reading

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