Mar 20, 2015
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq, acknowledging the shortcomings of the military, hasapproved funding of Iranian-backed Shi'ite militias to battle Islamic Stateof Iraq and Levant.
Mar 19, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Hamas was said to have acquired an advancedRussian-origin air defense system.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has reported a successful attack on aleading Al Qaida-aligned operative in Somalia.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has acknowledged that it lost anadvanced combat unmanned aerial vehicle in Syria.