February 19, 2013
Iranian Militia Set to Become Iraq's Hezbollah
Liz Sly, Washington Post
The Iranian-backed Shiite group responsible for most of the attacks against U.S. forces in the final years of the Iraq war is busily reinventing itself as a political organization in ways that could enhance Iran’s influence in post-American Iraq -- and perhaps beyond.
TAGGED: Iran, Iraq, Asaib Ahl al-Haq, Moqtada al-Sadr, Middle East