Via Reuters hotlink Radical Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr's party signs an accord with the wider Shi'ite alliance You what????? . How the bloody hell is this going to affect our operations in the South now? Chalibi involved? Oh what a surprise. I look forward to Jack o' Straw spluttering on the 6 o' clock news that this is expected, and part of the "normalising of Iraq and democracy" Wake up!!!!!!! Iraq is about to become greater Iran.