Friday, March 16, 2007

Shia Protest US Presence in Sadr City

This is probably more effective than shooting at US troops. It's interesting because Sadr City elders recently approved a US plan to build a large military base in Sadr City.

Shia Protest US Presence in Sadr City
Thousands Turn Out for Peaceful Demonstration After Friday Prayers

Baghdad, IRAQ: Iraqi National Police commandos guard Iraqi Shiite Muslims calling for the withdrawal of US troops from Sadr City, 16 March 2007.

Baghdad, IRAQ: Iraqi Shiite Muslims hold a banner during an anti-US protest following the Friday noon prayer in Baghdad's Sadr City neighborhood, 16 March 2007.