Iraq Turns To Sunni Tribes, But Distrust Remains

Iraqi officials have begun recruiting thousands of Sunni fighters on the government payroll, supplying weapons to other volunteer tribal fighters and pledging millions of dollars in aid to restive Anbar province as they try to beat back extremist Sunni jihadi militants.

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    But he cautioned that the "problem of mistrust between al-Maliki and the Sunni tribes is bigger than money." "Unfortunately for al-Maliki, the scope and depth of cooperation he will receive from Sunni tribal leaders will be limited because Sunni threat ...
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    BAGHDAD — Iraqi officials have begun recruiting thousands of Sunni fighters on the government payroll, supplying weapons to other volunteer tribal fighters and pledging millions of dollars in aid to restive Anbar province as they try to beat back ...
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    FILE - In this file photo taken Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, mourners pray over five coffins draped with Iraqi flags for Iraqi soldiers killed by al-Qaida militants in Anbar province during their funeral procession inside the shrine of Imam Ali in Najaf, Iraq.
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