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Iraq: Iran-Backed Militia Threatens “Escalation” in Response to Government Crackdown

Jul 9, 2020 | 21:19 GMT

A spokesman for Kataib Hezbollah said Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi would trigger an “escalation” if he continued to clamp down on Iranian-backed militias in the country, the Associated Press reported July 9....

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