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18:38 2021-01-13

US sanctions controversial deputy of Iraqi paramilitaries

BAGHDAD (AP) - The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on an influential Iraqi militia leader and deputy of a powerful Iran-backed umbrella of mostly Shiite paramilitary groups, designating him a global terrorist figure. The move by the U.S. Treasury against Abdulaziz al-Mohammadawi, known as Abu Fadak, was expected ...

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