Shia Militants

Some articles on shia, shias, militant, militants:

Iran-Iraq War - Origins - After The Islamic Revolution
... Tensions between Iran and Iraq were fuelled by Iran's Shia Islamic revolution and Pan-Islamism in contrast to Iraq's Arab nationalism ... Therefore, when in June 1979, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini called on Iraqi Shias to overthrow the Ba'ath government, it was received with considerable shock in Baghdad ... Khomeini rejected Saddam's overture by calling for Shia revolution in Iraq, the Iraqi government was alarmed ...
List Of Terrorist Incidents, 2008 - October
... Police said they suspected Muslim militant groups based in Bangladesh for the blasts in the Radhanagar and Gulbazar areas of Tripura's capital ... PKK militants attacked Turkish soldiers ... Taliban militants beheaded four tribal elders who had attended a pro-government meeting in the insurgency-hit region of Bajaur ...
Iran–Iraq War - Origins - After The Islamic Revolution
... between Iran and Iraq were fuelled by Iran's Shia Islamic revolution and Pan-Islamism in contrast to Iraq's Arab nationalism ... in June 1979 the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini called on Iraqi Shias to overthrow the Ba'ath regime, it was received with considerable shock in Baghdad ... overture and continued with a call for a Shia revolution in Iraq, the Iraqi regime was seriously alarmed ...

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    I’ve always had the impression that real militants are like cleaning women, doing a thankless, daily but necessary job.
    François Truffaut (1932–1984)