f / A follower of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr (poster)
A follower of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr (poster) brandishes his Kalashnikov while others chant anti-US slogans 04 April 2004 outside the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr. AFP PHOTOKarim SAHIB
04/04/2004

F/A large grup of followers of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr protest 04 April 2004
A large grup of followers of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr protest 04 April 2004 parade and chant in front of the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) headquarters, in the background, protesting against their decision to close al-Sadr's weekly newspaper, the al-Hawza al-Natiqa, for 60 days on charges of inciting violence. The coalition braced for bloodshed in Iraq's capital as mosques linked to the firebrand Shiite cleric called for a general strike and the Americans shut the entrances to their Baghdad headquarters in anticipation of violent demonstrations
04/04/2004

r: Hundreds of supporters of Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada Al Sadr, joining those in the cities of Najaf, Nassiriya and Basra, pray near a U.S. Army tank during a protest in a Baghdad square
r: Hundreds of supporters of Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada Al Sadr, joining those in the cities of Najaf, Nassiriya and Basra, pray near a U.S. Army tank during a protest in a Baghdad square
04/04/2004

f / Iraqi Muslim Shiite protestors flee Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with
Iraqi Muslim Shiite protestors flee Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr outside this shrine city, a hospital doctor said. AFP PHOTO/Karim SAHIB
04/04/2004

F/Iraqis gather around a police vehicle at the site where a pool of oil was set ablaze 04 April 2004 near the city of Basra in southern Irak
Iraqis gather around a police vehicle at the site where a pool of oil was set ablaze 04 April 2004 near the city of Basra in southern Irak. Tension remains high in Iraq after the death of two followers of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr who threw themselves under US tanks during a protest the day before. At least three people were killed as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of Shiite Muslim radical leader Moqtada Sadr in the holy city of Najaf, in the most dangerous confrontation between the US-led coalition and Iraq's majority community. AFP PHOTO / ANTONIO SCORZA
04/04/2004

f / Iraqi Muslim Shiite protestor take cover during clashes with Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of
Iraqi Muslim Shiite protestor take cover during clashes with Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr outside this shrine city, a hospital doctor said. AFP PHOTO/Karim SAHIB
04/04/2004

f / A member of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr Army of Mehdi fires with his Kalashnikov at Spanish-led troops 04 April
A member of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr Army of Mehdi fires with his Kalashnikov at Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 outside the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr. AFP PHOTOKarim SAHIB
04/04/2004

f / Injured Iraqi Muslim Shiite cleric Sayed al-Jawad, an official in Shiite radical leader Moqtada al-Sadr Army of Mehdi militia is
Injured Iraqi Muslim Shiite cleric Sayed al-Jawad, an official in Shiite radical leader Moqtada al-Sadr Army of Mehdi militia is carried by a comrade during clashes with Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of al-Sadr outside this shrine city, a hospital doctor said. AFP PHOTO/Karim SAHIB
04/04/2004

F/US Lt Colonel Timothy Vuono (L), from the 3-82 Field Artillery
Police officers investigate around the body of one of the suspects in the March 11 Madrid train bombings, after he was ejected in a swimming pool next to the building where an explosion took place in the Madrid suburb of Leganes, 04 April 2004. One Spanish special forces policeman and four suspects died in the explosion during a police stake-out as part of an investigation into the March 11 train bombings. The suspects blew themselves up after they were surrounded in the massive security stake-out. AFP PHOTO/ PEDRO ARMESTRE
04/04/2004

r: Wounded Iraqi men are picked up behind a truck after exchange of fire during demonstrations in the Iraqi town of Najaf April 4, 2004.
r: Wounded Iraqi men are picked up behind a truck after exchange of fire during demonstrations in the Iraqi town of Najaf April 4, 2004.
04/04/2004

f / Iraqi Muslim Shiite protestors help an injured comrade during clashes with Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite
Iraqi Muslim Shiite protestors help an injured comrade during clashes with Spanish-led troops 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of Shiite radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr outside this shrine city, a hospital doctor said. AFP PHOTO/Karim SAHIB
04/04/2004

f / Iraqi Muslim Shiites attend to a wounded fellow protestor after he was hit when Spanish troops opened fire during a demonstration in
Iraqi Muslim Shiites attend to a wounded fellow protestor after he was hit when Spanish troops opened fire during a demonstration in support of Shiite radical leader Moqtada al-Sadr 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of al-Sadr outside this shrine city, a hospital doctor said. AFP PHOTO/Hasan ABDULZAHRAH
04/04/2004

f / Iraqi Muslim Shiites mourn a fellow protestor who died during clashes between Spanish troops and supporters of Shiite radical
Iraqi Muslim Shiites mourn a fellow protestor who died during clashes between Spanish troops and supporters of Shiite radical leader Moqtada al-Sadr 04 April 2004 in the Iraqi Shiite holy city of Najaf. At least 20 people were killed and 150 wounded as Spanish-led troops clashed with supporters of al-Sadr outside this shrine city, a hospital doctor said. AFP PHOTO/Hasan ABDULZAHRAH
04/04/2004
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f/Followers of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr carry 04 April 2004
Followers of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr carry 04 April 2004 the coffin of an Iraqi killed the day before after throwing himself in front of a US tank as he protested in central Baghdad. Hundreds of Iraqi Shiites have been protesting for days in the Iraqi capital against the decision by the US-led coalition to close al-Sadr weekly newspaper, the al-Hawza al-Natiqa, for 60 days on charges of inciting violence. AFP PHOTO/Cris BOURONCLE
04/04/2004

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