http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080327/ap_on_re_mi_ea/iraq]Shiite anger mounts in Iraq amid clashes (AP) [/URL]



AP - Tens of thousands of Shiites took the streets to protest the government's crackdown on militias in Basra as heavy fighting between Iraqi security forces and gunmen erupted for a third day in the southern oil port and Baghdad.