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U.S. Forces Find Trouble in Baghdad's Sadr City

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U.S. Forces Find Trouble in Baghdad's Sadr City

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U.S. Forces Find Trouble in Baghdad's Sadr City

U.S. Forces Find Trouble in Baghdad's Sadr City

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Tensions rise in the slum area of Baghdad known as Sadr City. A radical young Shiite cleric there, Muqtadah al-Sadr, has refused to recognize the authority of the U.S. appointed governing council and has proclaimed a rival administration. Hear NPR's John Ydstie and NPR's Guy Raz.

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