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  6/17/2014, Sivan 19, 5774

Iraqi Militias: a Who's Who


The civil war in Iraq and the success of a radical Islamist group which splintered from Al Qaeda in taking over central cities has focused global attention on the Shiite and Sunni militias that are spilling each other's blood there.

The Arabic newspaper Al Arabi al Jadid has provided its readers with a list of the armed militias operating in Iraq.