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Feared Shiite militia offers to disarm in Baghdad bastion

A feared Shiite militia, accused by US commanders of operating death squads, is ready to disarm in its Baghdad bastion if police provide residents with protection, a government official has said. One of two district commissioners appointed by the central government to administer the sprawling Sadr City area dominated by the Mahdi Army militia of radical leader Moqtada Sadr said the militia was ready to implement its offer as soon as government forces deployed. Full Story

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