Iraqi militia

Shiite militias in Iraq are reportedly showing a degree of defiance of their patron Iran by escalating rocket and drone attacks on the US presence in the country. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

Keeping up attacks, some Iraq militias challenge patron Iran

  • Quds Force commander asked Iraq's militia leaders last month to stay calm pending completion of Iran's nuke talks
  • One militia commander said they cannot keep quiet while the death of Soleimani and Abu Mahdi Al-Muhandis in a US drone strikes went unavenged
By AP ·