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Badr Organization


Sunni party, Iraqi National Accord Front, presser on election results


Iraq's political leadership calls on all parties to disband militias


China ने पाकिस्तानी आतंकवादियों से मिलाया हाथ, Terrorist organization Al Badr के साथ की Meeting


Posters of terrorist organization Al Badr seen in Mendhar Sub Division of Poonch


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The Badr Organization, previously known as the Badr Brigades or Badr Corps, is an Iraqi political party headed by Hadi Al-Amiri. The Badr Brigade was the Iran-officered military wing of the Iran-based Shia Islamic party, Supreme Council for Islamic Revolution in Iraq (SCIRI), formed in 1982. Since the 2003 invasion of Iraq most of Badr's fighters have entered the new Iraqi army and police force. Politically, Badr Brigade and SCIRI were considered to be one party since 2003, but have now unofficially separated with the Badr Organization now an official Iraqi political party. Badr Brigade forces, and their Iranian commanders, have come to prominence in 2014 fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Iraq. It is a part of the Popular Mobilization Forces.
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