Gun battles erupt in Sadr City

Seven people are killed and 20 others wounded in renewed fighting in Iraqi capital.

    Baghdad's Sadr City has been the scene of serious fighting since March 25  [AFP]

    Since March 25, US and Iraqi forces have been battling anti-government fighters, mostly those belonging to Shia leader Muqtada al-Sadr's Mahdi Army.
     
    Hundreds of people have since been killed.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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