U.S. allows Shiite militia security role (AP)




 
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U.S. allows Shiite militia security role      (AP)
 
May 8th, 2007  
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U.S. allows Shiite militia security role      (AP)
AP - The mosque of Imam Kadhim, the most revered Shiite shrine in Baghdad, is a tempting target for Sunni insurgents. To protect it, Iraqi and U.S. troops rely on the Mahdi Army, the same Shiite militia that Washington considers a threat to Iraq's stability.



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