Fighting in Iraq Threatens Truce

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Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has issued a deadline for Shiite militias in Basra: lay down your weapons in 72 hours or face "the most severe penalties." We get an update from a reporter in Baghdad and two perspectives on the situation in Iraq.

Credits

Guests:
Leila Fadel - Washington Post - @LeilaFadel, Wayne White - Middle East Policy Council - @middleeastinst, William Arkin - Online Columnist, Washington Post

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Katie Cooper, Frances Anderton