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New Militant Movement In Iraq

Firas Al-Atraqchi | 17.07.2003 22:05 | Anti-militarism | Repression | World

According to Arab press reports, a new resistance movement in Iraq has warned both U.S. and international military forces from staying in Iraq.

In a letter to United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan, the Liberation Army of Iraq announced its intention to go after any foreign military presence in Iraq. It urged Annan against sanctioning the use of a multinational military force to oversee Iraq's post-war era.

Meanwhile, thousands of Iraqis defied the new decree by the U.S.-appointed governing council banning the celebration of July 14 commemorating for the end of the Iraqi monarchy in 1958. correspondent Firas Al-Atraqchi drafted this report. is an international news and opinion publication. encourages its material to be reproduced, reprinted, or broadcast provided that any such reproduction identifies the original source, Internet web links to are appreciated

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