Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

January 7, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">In Iraq, the Islamic State (ISIS) is no longer on the offensive. That is particularly true on the Kurdish front in the north where the ISIS onslaught is now contained.&nbsp;The Iraqi Kurdish military, the Peshmerga, proved to have the capability to repel the extremist Sunni fighters from ISIS and to hang on to </span></span><span class="color_2"><span style="">recaptured</span></span><span style=""><span class="color_2"> territory. They have done so largely without many resources or support from West.</span></span></p>

Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

January 7, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">In Iraq, the Islamic State (ISIS) is no longer on the offensive. That is particularly true on the Kurdish front in the north where the ISIS onslaught is now contained.&nbsp;The Iraqi Kurdish military, the Peshmerga, proved to have the capability to repel the extremist Sunni fighters from ISIS and to hang on to </span></span><span class="color_2"><span style="">recaptured</span></span><span style=""><span class="color_2"> territory. They have done so largely without many resources or support from West.</span></span></p>

Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

January 7, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">In Iraq, the Islamic State (ISIS) is no longer on the offensive. That is particularly true on the Kurdish front in the north where the ISIS onslaught is now contained.&nbsp;The Iraqi Kurdish military, the Peshmerga, proved to have the capability to repel the extremist Sunni fighters from ISIS and to hang on to </span></span><span class="color_2"><span style="">recaptured</span></span><span style=""><span class="color_2"> territory. They have done so largely without many resources or support from West.</span></span></p>

Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

Forget about ISIS: Shia militias are the real threat to Kurdistan

January 7, 2015

<p class="font_8" style=""><span style=""><span class="color_2">In Iraq, the Islamic State (ISIS) is no longer on the offensive. That is particularly true on the Kurdish front in the north where the ISIS onslaught is now contained.&nbsp;The Iraqi Kurdish military, the Peshmerga, proved to have the capability to repel the extremist Sunni fighters from ISIS and to hang on to </span></span><span class="color_2"><span style="">recaptured</span></span><span style=""><span class="color_2"> territory. They have done so largely without many resources or support from West.</span></span></p>