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Terrorist Militias Supported By Puntland Troops Attack Somaliland Army Positions - Minister Kahin

MENA FN 07 Feb 2023
(MENAFN - SomTribune) The Somaliland Minister for Interior Affairs and Security, Mohamed Kahin Ahmed, today, revealed that the Somaliland army positioned outside the troubled Sool town of Las Anod ... .

Jobs drive recruiting for African militias: report

Taipei Times 07 Feb 2023
Reuters, JOHANNESBURG. Hope of employment more than religious belief is driving people to join fast-growing militant groups in sub-Saharan Africa, said a report by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) based on interviews with hundreds of former fighters ... Somali security personnel on Aug ... .

Abuses by M23, Militias Aided by Army, Foment Ethnic Violence in North Kivu

All Africa 06 Feb 2023
... by collaborating with ethnic militias with abusive records.

Fierce fighting in north of Ukraine's Bakhmut, says Russian head of Wagner militia

Colorado Springs Gazette 05 Feb 2023
(Reuters) - The head of Russia's private Wagner militia said on Sunday that fierce fighting was ongoing in the northern parts of the Ukrainian city of Bakhmut, which has been the focus of Russian forces' attention for weeks ....

Fierce fighting in north of Ukraine’s Bakhmut, says Russian head of Wagner militia

Arab News 05 Feb 2023
The head of Russia’s private Wagner militia said on Sunday that fierce fighting was ...

Fierce fighting in Bakhmut, says Russian head of Wagner militia

Business Day 05 Feb 2023
Kyiv — The head of Russia’s private Wagner militia said on Sunday that fierce fighting was continuing in the northern ...

South Bend mayor says he's shifted his view on militia group; election foes weigh in

South Bend Tribune 05 Feb 2023
SOUTH BEND — Mayor James Mueller says further reading he did about the Three Percenters has changed his view of the militia group, which he now condemns ... Mueller's comments signal a shift in his own assessment of the Three Percenters, a right-wing militia movement whose emblem is inked on the right hand of a now-retired SBPD officer.

The miniature man: Richard Lushington, his Jewish militia, and Charleston's high society

The Post and Courier 05 Feb 2023
It was no small feat to locate the miniature double portrait and get it to Charleston ... Doug Bostick, president and CEO of the S.C ... During the late-Colonial period, militias consisting of city dwellers were formed according to residential district ... The commander of a largely Jewish militia, dead at 39, soon was a faint memory, then mostly forgotten ... .

Clipping The Wings Of Iran And Its Militias

MENA FN 04 Feb 2023
(MENAFN - Asia Times) The recent drone attack on an iranian military compound in Isfahan was not the first of its kind and is unlikely to be the last. It was one of many that have hit Iranian arms ... .

Letter: 'Militia' clause is key to amendment

Daily Herald 03 Feb 2023
A Huntley letter to the editor. The Second Amendment to the Constitution states. "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed." ... .

Hezbollah, Iraqi militias flee Syria bases fearing strikes

The New Arab 03 Feb 2023
The Lebanese Hezbollah and Iraqi Hezbollah Brigades Shia militias have fled some of their bases in Syria's Homs province, fearing Israeli airstrikes, according to reports ... Iran has provided military support to the Syrian regime through its own forces and proxy militias during the war ....

Letter: Jan. 6 wasn't well-regulated militia

Corvallis Gazette-Times 03 Feb 2023
Mr. Ciaffoni, you assume I am anti-gun (“Most shootings could be averted,” Jan. 20). I don’t care if you hunt and eat what you kill, but I don’t think you need an automatic rifle to kill a deer or elk ... Re ... People are also reading… ... To me a well-regulated militia means the National Guard, not groups like the Jan. 6 crowd. Jackie Wilson. Albany ....

Ex-Chicago firefighter charged with storming US Capitol with right-wing militia group

The Southern Illinoisan 02 Feb 2023
Joseph Pavlik, 65, was at least the 37th Illinoisan to be federally charged as part of the ongoing investigation into the Capitol attack ... .

Iranian-backed militia launches rockets at Turkish base in northern Iraq

Fox News 01 Feb 2023
An Iranian-backed militia promptly claimed responsibility for the attack ... Shortly after Wednesday's attack, the Islamic Resistance Ahrar al-Iraq Brigade — which is part of Iraq's pro-government, Iran-backed umbrella group of Shiite militias called the Popular Mobilization Forces — said it was behind the rocket fire. .

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