Sunni tribes join fight against ISIL in Iraq

More Sunni groups are backing Shia-led government despite widespread allegations of discrimination.

    In Iraq, some Sunni tribes are cooperating with the Shia-led government and Shia militias in the war against ISIL.

    But for the Al Jubour tribe, it is less about unity and more about fighting a common enemy.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Dhuluiya in Iraq.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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