Shrine Empties as Truce Holds
Friday, Aug. 27, 2004; 10:40 AM

Thousands of pilgrims streamed into the Imam Ali Shrine on Friday and filed out mixed with militants who had been holed up inside, leaving the holy site nearly empty, after Iraq's top Shiite cleric brokered a peace deal to end the fighting in Najaf.

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