Al-Sadr Faces Pressure to Call Off Truce Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is expected to announce his decision in the next few days about whether to maintain the ceasefire he ordered six months ago. There has been pressure from rank-and-file members of his militia to end it.
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Al-Sadr Faces Pressure to Call Off Truce

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Al-Sadr Faces Pressure to Call Off Truce

Al-Sadr Faces Pressure to Call Off Truce

Al-Sadr Faces Pressure to Call Off Truce

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Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is expected to announce his decision in the next few days about whether to maintain the ceasefire he ordered six months ago. There has been pressure from rank-and-file members of his militia to end it.