TITLE

NEW THUGS ON THE BLOCK

AUTHOR(S)
McGeary, Johanna; Bennett, Brian; Walt, Vivienne; Jasim, Hassan Fattah Meitham; MacLeod, Scott; Calabresi, Massimo; Thompson, Mark
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Time;4/19/2004, Vol. 163 Issue 16, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the anti-American cleric Muqtada al-Sadr and his militia's resistance to U.S.-led forces in Iraq. Aspects of al-Sadr's activities and call for action; Measures taken by the U.S. to neutralize al-Sadr; Aspects of al-Sadr's vision for strict Iranian-style theocracy; History into al-Sadr's past and ranking among Iraqi clerics.
ACCESSION #
12806769

 

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