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Sunni militia targeted by suicide bomber kills at least 4 in Iraq

on Monday when a suicide bomber targeted a government-backed Sunni militia group north of Baghdad, Reuters ... © 2013 Al Bawaba (Albawaba.com) (governmentbacked sunni militia ... a suicide bomber targeted a government-backed Sunni militia group north of Baghdad, Reuters reported.Members ...

04/02/2013 - 10:59 - comment 0

Anti-Qaeda militia attacked while protests rage in Iraq

as Sunnis continue to protest against new anti-terror legislation. Seven members of an anti-al Qaeda militia were killed as Sunni-led protests against new anti-terror legislation continued ... headlines, Iraq) Seven members of an anti-al Qaeda militia were killed as Sunni-led protests against ...

23/02/2013 - 07:01 - 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

All out Shiite-Sunni war in Iraq dangerously looming

The frightful escalation of violence in Iraq could well lead to pitting AQI and the Sunni militants against Shia militias and Shia-controlled security forces in the country; R.I.P.D. was actually a great movie; and that red stuff ain't blood. ...

Blogs Roundup - 08/10/2013 - 07:37 - comment 0

Detained Iraqi Shi'ite militia chief threatens to kill politicians

After his capture, a Shi'ite militia leader has ... within 24 hours. A captive Shi'ite militia leader arrested in Iraq has ... he was keeping his identity from Sunni Muslim militants detained in the same prison. He requested ...

21/01/2014 - 10:56 - comment 0

Militia leaders in Lebanon’s Tripoli surrender to army

Three militia leaders believed to be responsible ... Three militia commanders wanted for Tuesday’s assault that left eight Lebanese soldiers wounded ... that the three men have several warrants out for their arrest. The militia commanders are also accused ...

21/05/2014 - 11:13 - comment 0

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 victory for the Iraqi security forces after the Sunni militants seized almost one-third of the country’s ...

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

Sunni Arabs are responsible for combatting the region's extremists

alliance based on reviving the idea of “Sunni Awakening Councils” (militias formed to fight Al-Qaeda ... be stopped by Sunni Arabs with help from the international community. Putting ... the initial phase that immediately followed 9/11. However, this war is one that must be led by Sunnis ...

15/07/2014 - 10:06 - comment 0

Iraq: Sunni leader speaks on ”unprecedented genocide campaign” by Shiites

Iraq's most senior Sunni politician voiced ... campaign" b Iraq's most senior Sunni politician voiced a desperate call ... by Shiite militias armed, trained and controlled by Iran.  Adnan al-Dulaimi said "Persians" ...

17/05/2010 - 21:51 - comment 1

Maliki: `diabolical` Arab countries behind Iraq strife

As Iraqi government forces and allied tribal militias launched an all-out offensive against al-Qaeda-linked militants on Sunday in the Sunni stronghold of Anbar, ... As Iraqi government forces and allied tribal militias launched an all-out offensive against al-Qaeda-linked ...

19/01/2014 - 17:25 - comment 0