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Iraq / Al-Sadr Revolt / Najaf #762293

CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 13, 2004
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(Studio: Miles O'Brien) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: John Vause) Another tense standoff in Najaf, Iraq, between the US forces & the militias loyal to Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr featured; scenes shown from across the city & of anti-US rallies in several cities. [Al-Sadr's aide Sayyid Hazim al-ARAJI†- {thru translator} says al-Sadr was wounded by shrapnel but is back leading the battle.] [Marines Capt. Carrie BATSON†- says we will minimize damages to holy sites.] The reluctance of Iraqi police to face the al-Sadr insurgents noted.

O'Brien, Miles;
Vause, John

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