Thursday, December 4, 2008
This is Muqtada Sadr he is a anti-American cleric in Iraq. He is suspected in last weeks Rocket attacks in the Green zone and Camp Liberty. He violently opposes the US Iraq security agreement. He has his own militia and was the reason for the violence last spring. He is in Iran for religious instruction to become a senior cleric. He is in Iran because he is backed by Iran. The rockets launched were Iranian made. This link will take you to the LA Times article.