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Iraqis show no sign of uniting
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Iraqis show no sign of uniting

Sunni tribesmen take part in a military training, as they prepare to fight against militants of the Islamic State, on the outskirt of Ramadi. — Reuters Raheem Salman THE self-proclaimed Islamic State's systematic massacre of hundreds of ... Saudi Gazette, 4 days ago
Security forces recapture 2 towns in Iraq, 2 days ago

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To ease Sunni fears, Iraq orders Shi'ite militias back from front line

By Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi government troops have ordered Shi'ite militias to stay back from the front lines to reduce hostility from villagers as they advance into Sunni areas held by Islamic State fighters. The Shi'ite militias ...
 Yahoo! Canada2 weeks ago Iraq Premier Orders Aid to Anbar Amid Islamic State Offensive  Bloomberg3 days ago Iraqi Shi'ite militias prove to be just as savage as ISIS  Haaretz2 weeks ago Iraqi troops ask militias to stay back from front line  Qatar Tribune2 weeks ago

Battle for Ramadi: US, Iraq arming Sunni militias to push back against Islamic State

The focus on Ramadi comes as the Pentagon announced plans to buy weapons for Sunni militias, working with the Iraqi government to propose a national guard system for loyal tribesmen. Iraqi forces battling the Islamic State group focused their ...
 Christian Science Monitor2 days ago Rights group: Iraq Shiite militias killing Sunnis  Sify1 month ago Amnesty: Iraqi Shiites retaliating against Sunnis  Sify1 month ago Shia militias kidnapping, killing Sunni civilians in Iraq as revenge against IS  Sify1 month ago
Christian Science Monitor

28 Shia Houthi militia killed in Yemen

At least 28 Shia Houthi militias were killed Friday when Sunni fighters attacked a convoy in Yemen's al-Bayda province. "A convoy of the Shia Houthi group comprising six cars was ambushed by fighters of the Sunni tribes in Khobza village," an ...
 Siasat Daily1 week ago 33 reported killed in central Yemen as Shiite Houthis, Sunnis clash  Christian Science Monitor1 week ago

Group: US-led strikes in Syria have killed 860 - Suspected Sunni militants kill 17 in Iraq bombings

BEIRUT U.S.-led coalition airstrikes against the Islamic State group and other extremists in Syria have killed more than 860 people, including civilians, since they began in mid-September, a monitoring group said Wednesday. The Britain-based ...
 FOXNews.com2 weeks ago 17 killed in Iraq violence  Prokerala2 weeks ago

Iraqi Shiites join Sunnis to fight Islamic State

Shiite volunteers who joined the Iraqi army's Abbas Unit to fight militants of the Islamic State parade down a street in Kerbala, southwest of Baghdad, Aug. 14, 2014.(photo by REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed) Author:Ali Mamouri Posted November 11, 2014 ...
 AlMonitor2 weeks ago Iraq's Shia militias show brutal side in fighting Islamic State  Today Online2 weeks ago Iraqi Shiite militias grow brutal in anti-IS fight  Miami Herald2 weeks ago Iraq: Shiite militias put brutality on display in anti-Islamic State fight  First Post.com2 weeks ago

Revenge on IS? Iraqi Shia militias killing Sunni civilians in cold blood, says Amnesty

In what appear to be retaliatory attacks for Islamic State killings, scores of Sunni civilians have been killed by Shia militias in Iraq, complained the Amnesty International.
 Zee News1 month ago Revenge for ISIS killings? Iraqi Shia militias murdering Sunni civilians in cold blood, says Amnesty  Zee News1 month ago
Times of India

Unlikely allies: US, Iran

Baghdad, Sept. 1: With American bombs raining down from the sky, Shia militia fighters aligned with Iran battled Sunni extremists over the weekend, punching through their defences to break the weeks-long siege of Amerli, a cluster of farming villages whose ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago US and Iran are unlikely allies in battle for Iraqi town  Times of India2 months ago US and Iran Unlikely Allies in Iraq Battle  NDTV2 months ago

Jihadists’ moniker is problematic for many

Propaganda has been one of the core strategies of the Sunni militant group in Syria and Iraq that today calls itself the Islamic State and its name is very much a part of that. In July, the group’s leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, announced its rebranding. He ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Five killed in Yemen Shia-Sunni clash

At least four gunmen belonging to the Sunni Al Ahmar tribe and one member of the Shia Houthi militia were killed Wednesday in clashes that broke out in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, according to a police source. The gun battle erupted in the Hasbah ...
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