Sadr Militia Disarms in Najaf NPR's Scott Simon talks with Washington Post reporter Karl Vick in Najaf. An agreement to halt fighting in Najaf was reached between the Iraqi government and Muqtada al-Sadr this week. U.S. forces and militants loyal to al-Sadr battled for weeks before the deal was brokered by Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.
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Najaf Truce Holds; Sadr's Fighters Disarm

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Najaf Truce Holds; Sadr's Fighters Disarm

Najaf Truce Holds; Sadr's Fighters Disarm

Najaf Truce Holds; Sadr's Fighters Disarm

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NPR's Scott Simon talks with Washington Post reporter Karl Vick in Najaf. An agreement to halt fighting in Najaf was reached between the Iraqi government and Muqtada al-Sadr this week. U.S. forces and militants loyal to al-Sadr battled for weeks before the deal was brokered by Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.

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