Iranians "Trained Shia Militants"

[Telegraph-UK] Damien McElroy - The American military Sunday accused five Iranians detained by its forces in Iraq of helping to supply cash, weapons and training to Shia militias on behalf of the Iranian regime. "The five detainees are connected to the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Qods Force, an organization known for providing funds, weapons, IEDs [roadside bombs], technology and training to extremist groups attempting to destabilize the government of Iraq and attack coalition forces," said a statement.

2007-01-15 01:00:00

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