June 29, 2004

Guess who's got "talk-radio!"

From AP: On the airwaves, Iraqis rejoice and warn terrorists

...Her message was echoed by dozens of people on the day interim Prime Minister Iyad Allawi was given a letter that transferred sovereignty of the country back to its citizens after about 14 months of coalition administration. But in the midst of adulation for the new government, callers urged that all must be vigilant for insurgents seeking to sow more chaos in a country plagued by violence since Saddam Hussein's regime was toppled.

"I send all the Iraqi people my blessings," said Ali, a caller from Baghdad. "But I warn these terrorists, all the Iraqis will rise up and strike them with steel."...

(Thanks to Betsy Newmark)

Posted by John Weidner at June 29, 2004 8:23 AM
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