Sadr calls for a temporary cessation of resistance, the exit of US forces, and the closure of its bases

1/24/2020 14:01


Today, the leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, called for the exit of US forces and the closure of their bases in Iraq, declaring a "temporary halt to the resistance" until the American withdrawal.
Mr. Al-Sadrís speech was deliveredat the popular demonstration that took place in Baghdad today, and he previously called on it against the American military presence and the protection of the country's sovereignty.