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Radical Iraq Cleric Reveals Political Agenda

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Radical Iraq Cleric Reveals Political Agenda

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Radical Iraq Cleric Reveals Political Agenda

Radical Iraq Cleric Reveals Political Agenda

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NPR's Alex Chadwick talks to Christian Science Monitor reporter Scott Baldauf to discuss the political agenda of anti-American religious leader Muqtada al-Sadr. The radical Shiite cleric, who recently ended his standoff with U.S. and Iraqi forces in the holy city of Najaf, plans to form a political party within the interim Iraqi government.

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