The cutest anti-American protest ever

Iraqi supporters of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr step on U.S. flags after Friday prayer services on Feb. 6 in the Sadr City district of Baghdad. At the time, preliminary results of Iraq’s Jan. 31 provincial elections showed that the Sadrists received only 9 percent of the vote in Baghdad. Related content: FP‘s photo essay, ...

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Iraqi supporters of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr step on U.S. flags after Friday prayer services on Feb. 6 in the Sadr City district of Baghdad. At the time, preliminary results of Iraq's Jan. 31 provincial elections showed that the Sadrists received only 9 percent of the vote in Baghdad.

Related content: FP's photo essay, "Election Time in Iraq"

Iraqi supporters of radical Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr step on U.S. flags after Friday prayer services on Feb. 6 in the Sadr City district of Baghdad. At the time, preliminary results of Iraq’s Jan. 31 provincial elections showed that the Sadrists received only 9 percent of the vote in Baghdad.

Related content: FP‘s photo essay, “Election Time in Iraq”

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Preeti Aroon was copy chief at Foreign Policy from 2009 to 2016 and was an FP assistant editor from 2007 to 2009. Twitter: @pjaroonFP

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