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Iraqi Shiite militia claims responsibility for Saudi mortar attack

Iraqi Shiite militia commander says his group fired ... Regional News, Iraq, Saudi Arabia) An Iraqi Shiite militia commander on Thursday announced his ... Shiite militia commander on Thursday announced his group had fired six mortar bombs into Saudi ...

21/11/2013 - 13:11 - comment 1

Iraqi forces break IS seige on Amerli

Iraqi security forces backed by Shi’ite militias ... security forces backed by Shi’ite militias entered the northern town on Sunday. It was hailed a huge ... forces backed by Shi’ite militias entered the northern town on Sunday.It was hailed a huge victory ...

01/09/2014 - 17:31 - comment 0

Iraqi police accuses al Sadr militia of four-year killing spree

of Police on Thursday accused the Mahdi Army militia of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr of carrying out ... authorities have directly accused Iraq's most powerful Shiite militia of carrying out killings.   ... Police on Thursday accused the Mahdi Army militia ...

17/05/2010 - 21:40 - comment 0

Shiite activists threaten to execute Iraqi soldiers as three Kurds beheaded

purportedly kidnapped Iraqi soldiers - was aired on an Arabic television station Sunday, and it said they A videotape showing men seated at gunpoint - purportedly kidnapped Iraqi soldiers - was aired on an Arabic television station Sunday, and it said they were threatened with death unless a detained Shiite leader ...

18/05/2010 - 14:07 - comment 0

Al-Maliki vows to fight to ”the end” as Shiite anger grows

promised to pursue his fight against Shiite militias in Basra to "the end." Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki on Thursday promised to pursue his fight against Shiite militias ... of Shiites took to Baghdad's streets to protest the government crackdown in Basra. Iraqi officials ...

17/05/2010 - 20:30 - comment 0

Hezbollah ready to "confront" ISIS in Iraq

Lebanese Shi’ite militia Hezbollah is ready to intervene in Iraq to confront Sunni militants, including ... head of Hezbollah’s parliamentary bloc, said the Shi’ite militia is ready to “confront” ISIS and its ... that the Shi’ite militia is prepared to “sacrifice” for Iraq. “Hezbollah is willing to sacrifice for Iraq ...

25/06/2014 - 09:22 - comment 0

ISIS accidentally beheads allied rebel fighter

they claim was the decapitated head of an Iraqi Shiite pro-regime militiaman, amid claims the dead man ... Base 80, namely the battle cries of Iraqi and Lebanese Shiites fighting alongside the regime. ... have publicly displayed in Aleppo what they claim was the decapitated head of an Iraqi Shiite ...

14/11/2013 - 07:59 - comment 0

Iraq: 11 Shiite gunmen, two U.S. troops killed

American forces killed 11 Shiite gunmen during ... American forces killed 11 Shiite gunmen during operations early on Thursday in the city of Kut, 170 km ... of the Shi'ite Mehdi Army militia.   The operation targeted a militant "reportedly responsible ...

17/05/2010 - 21:33 - comment 0

Baghdad: U.S. Army says Shiite groups violate truce

in Baghdad's Sadr City where the latest clashes between Shiite gunmen and U.S.-backed Iraqi forces killed ... Shiite gunmen and U.S.-backed Iraqi forces killed 11 men and injured 19, Iraqi hospital officials said ... and Iraqi troops.   The U.S. military has alleged that most Shiite gunmen fighting Iraqi and U.S. ...

17/05/2010 - 20:21 - comment 0

Maliki in Karbala after 38 die in Shiite clashes as US frees Iranians

early Wednesday after daylong clashes between rival Shiite militias claimed up to 51 lives and f ... Shiite militias claimed up to 51 lives and forced officials to abort a Shiite religious festival that had ... whose administration has accused Iran of arming Shiite militias in Iraq. "The Iranian regime must ...

17/05/2010 - 21:49 - comments 2