Sameer N. Yacoub, Associated Press

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  • June 25, 2014

    The Obama administration is looking at the Sahwa — Sunni militiamen who took extraordinary risks to side with U.S. troops in the fight against al-Qaida during the Iraq War — as a model for how to unite Sunni fighters against the rampant Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant that has swept across most of the nation’s north. Continue reading