Thursday, February 21, 2008

Iraq update

And now, a follow-up to yesterday's Iraq update.

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Powerful Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr is expected to extend a six-month truce by his militia, two officials in his movement said on Thursday, a move Washington says is important for maintaining security gains.

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