Dec 11, 2013
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq, unable to defend against Al Qaida strikes, has beenquietly allowing the dominant Shi'ite community to organize militias.
Dec 03, 2013
CAIRO [MENL] -- Iranian-backed Shi'ites have taken over much of northernYemen.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Sunni militias in Lebanon have received Russia-originrockets.
Nov 24, 2013
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran's proxies have take over most of the fighting againstSunni rebels in Syria.