April 14, 2004

Loser

Well, so much for this guy.

The fiery radical at the heart of Iraq's Shia revolt sued for peace yesterday, buckling under the twin pressures of a massive build-up of American forces near his base and demands for moderation from the country's ayatollahs.

Moqtada al-Sadr, who raised the standard of anti-American revolt 12 days ago, sent out envoys from the holy city of Najaf carrying his peace terms.


Iraq is not Vietnam, okay?

Posted by Michael J. Totten at April 14, 2004 7:57 PM
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