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U.S. Reaches Tentative Truce with al-Sadr in Najaf

NPR's Madeleine Brand talks to Edmund Sanders of The Los Angeles Times about the tentative peace agreement between U.S. forces and the followers of radical cleric Muqtada al-Sadr in the holy Shiite Muslim city of Najaf.

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Madeleine Brand
Madeleine Brand is the host of NPR’s newest and fastest-growing daily show, Day to Day. She conducts interviews with newsmakers (Iraqi politicians, US senators), entertainment figures (Bernardo Bertolluci, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Ricky Gervais), and the everyday people affected by the news (an autoworker laid off at GM, a mother whose son was killed in Iraq).
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