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Powerful Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr instructed his followers on Sunday to target US troops deploying to Iraq as part of the military campaign against ISIS. 142 more words

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Iraqi Shi'ite Cleric tells Followers to Target US Troops Fighting Islamic States

Powerful Shi’ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr instructed his followers on Sunday to target U.S. troops deploying to Iraq as part of the military campaign against Islamic State. 233 more words

American troops being sent to Iraq are "a target for us" -- Moqtada al-Sadr

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© AFP/File | Iraqi Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr’s forces have taken part in operations against IS, but one of their main tasks has been the defence of shrines and other religious sites… 256 more words

THE HOT SUMMER OF IRAQ

While Moqtada al Sadr rallied today against corruption in the Tahrir Square in Baghdad, the USA is taking the military base of al Qayyara near al Mosul in order to operate against ISIS . 302 more words

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Iraqis Ignore Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi Request To Not Protest Friday in Rally Against Government Corruption and Sectarianism Called by Shiite Cleric Moqtada al-Sadr

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© AFP/File | Iraqi security forces stand guard during a demonstration at Baghdad’s Tahrir Square in May

BAGHDAD (IRAQ) (AFP) – Thousands of Iraqis rallied in the heart of Baghdad on Friday, in defiance of warnings from the government to stay home, to demand an end to sectarianism and corruption. 299 more words

Iraqi government appeals for a reprieve from all demonstrations -- Asks protesters to stay home "to spare the country falling into chaos"

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© AFP/File | The Iraqi government appealed for a reprieve in demonstrations in the country, saying in a statement that protesters should stay home “to spare the country falling into chaos and the increase of challenges and the distraction of the security effort” 342 more words

Iraq forces kill protesters at rally in central Baghdad

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© Ahmad al-Rubaye, AFP | Supporters of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr flee the smoke grenades fired by security forces during clashes near Baghdad’s fortified “Green Zone” on May 20, 2016… 264 more words