1 day ago
Venezuela's president has ordered the creation of a new workers' militia as part of an existing pro-government fighting force.
17 days ago
Zidan, who has challenged the groups since assuming his post in November, backed down at a press conference Wednesday by saying "we have no militias, we have revolutionaries."
19 days ago
Most militias have roots in the rebel groups that fought Gadhafi in the country's eight month civil war, but their numbers have mushroomed in the two years since his fall.
22 days ago
Hundreds of Libyan pro-democracy advocates have marched in Tripoli, denouncing militias' recent intimidation of state institutions and coming under attack briefly by supporters of the armed groups.
82 days ago
A Yemeni security official says a suicide bomber blew up an explosives-filled vehicle at a pro-government militia headquarters, killing at least five people.
86 days ago
Libyan leader vows to stand against militia
87 days ago
An official with a militia group fighting with the Malian army says that a suicide car bomber killed six fighters in the northern city of Kidal.
109 days ago
Egypt's central bank says foreign currency reserves dropped nearly 10 percent in January compared to the previous month, dipping to $13.6 billion.
141 days ago
"We use the tagline, 'If you are prepared for zombies, you are prepared for anything and prepared for the unexpected.' "Kansas even used the militia to help promote general disaster awareness.
142 days ago