Iraq's Shia militiamen parade in show of force (9)

The Hindu 2014.06.21 14:29
AP Thousands of Shia militiamen have paraded in Baghdad and several other cities in southern Iraq with heavy weaponry, signalling their readiness to take on Sunni militants who seized much of the country's north. In Baghdad, about 20,000 men, many in combat gear, marched through the Sadr City district on Saturday with assault rifles, machine-guns, multiple rocket launchers and missiles.
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