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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  • Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains
    BAGHDAD (AP) — 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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  • Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains
    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials have begun recruiting thousands of Sunni fighters on the government payroll, supplying weapons to other volunteer tribal ...
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    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials have begun recruiting thousands of Sunni fighters on the government payroll, supplying weapons to other volunteer tribal fighters and ...
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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 ...
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  • Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains
    BAGHDAD—Iraqi officials have begun recruiting thousands of Sunni fighters on the government payroll, supplying weapons to other volunteer tribal fighters and ...
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  • Iraq Turns to Sunni Tribes, but Distrust Remains
    A man serves traditional coffee during a meeting between members of Iraq's military and Sunni tribesmen on the outskirts of Baghdad.
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    The United Nations refugee agency estimates that as many as 300,000 Iraqis have been displaced because of insecurity in Anbar. Iraqi officials have pledged at least $ ...
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    Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains. The move comes as the nation tries to beat back extremist Sunni jihadi militants from Anbar province.
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