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International Christian Concern: Hashid Militia Violently Resists Iraqi Army in Nineveh Plains

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

International Christian Concern issued the following news release:

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- Attempt to Change Military Power Leads to Violence in Christian Areas of Iraq

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International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on August 5, 2019, the 30th Brigade of the Hashid al-Shaabi militia violently resisted efforts by the Iraqi Army to take control over the militia's checkpoints.

Last month, the Central Government called for the integration of Hashid and other Popular Mobil...