Commander of Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr’s militia killed in Iraq attack
February 7, 2020
(G.N.S) DT. 07 Baghdad The commander of Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, Hazim al-Hilfi, has been killed in southern city of Basra in Iraq. Sources in the Iraqi Security Service gave this information on Thursday. At least five people were killed and 100 others were injured in violent clashes in Iraq’s southern city of Najaf on Wednesday evening between anti-government protesters and supporters of the Sadr movement’s Shiite cleric Muktada Sadr.