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Head of Badr Organisation Hadi al-Amiri speaks with officers on outskirts of Muqdadiyah in Diyala province, north of Baghdad

Militias oversee spiking violence in Diyala

Shia militias who chased Islamic State militants from Diyala province are being blamed for intensifying sectarian violence, including the assassination of two aides to the governor.

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Militias oversee spiking violence in Diyala

Head of Badr Organisation Hadi al-Amiri speaks with officers on outskirts of Muqdadiyah in Diyala province, north of Baghdad

Shia militias who chased Islamic State militants from Diyala province are being blamed for intensifying sectarian violence, including the assassination of two aides to the governor.

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