Friday, August 13, 2004

al-Sadr for 3 Purple Hearts

Yahoo! News - World Photos - AP

NAJAF, Iraq -
Not to be outdone by the swaggering postering 'Lurch' Kerry, Radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has been wounded in fighting between his followers and U.S. and Iraqi forces in the holy city of Najaf, his spokesman said Friday.
Her also intimated that te wounds were more or less self inflicted to garner sympathy and support from not only his Mehdi Army and supporters but those followers in the Western world as well.
"See guy's, being wounded three times is no biggie" he said from his pulpit on Fri.