Muqtada al-Sadr's double game

Source: aljazeera.com - View Original Article
Published: Feb 11, 2020
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70% Conservative


Top 5 sentiments contributing towards policies:

73% : As the violence against them escalated, so did their chants against Iran, which many blamed for the repeated brutal crackdowns.
23% : The January 3 assassination of Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, deputy chief of Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMFs, also known as PMUs), however, was a major shock to the system and threatened to undermine the protesters' gains, as pro-Iranian elements in Iraq tried to rally sectarian outrage.
23% : People close to him say that the Iranians have convinced him that he would face a serious threat to his life if he were to go back to Iraq and that they can only protect him if he remains in Iran.
13% : On October 29, he appeared personally in Najaf, but the crowds rejected his presence and he returned to Iran.

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Contributing sentiments towards policy:

73% : As the violence against them escalated, so did their chants against Iran, which many blamed for the repeated brutal crackdowns.
23% : The January 3 assassination of Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, deputy chief of Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMFs, also known as PMUs), however, was a major shock to the system and threatened to undermine the protesters' gains, as pro-Iranian elements in Iraq tried to rally sectarian outrage.
23% : People close to him say that the Iranians have convinced him that he would face a serious threat to his life if he were to go back to Iraq and that they can only protect him if he remains in Iran.
13% : On October 29, he appeared personally in Najaf, but the crowds rejected his presence and he returned to Iran.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization