The Iranian-backed Popular Mobilization Unit (PMU) militia group has named Abu Fadak al-Mohammadawi as its new leader, succeeding Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis who was killed in Iraq alongside Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani last month.
Meet ‘the uncle’ Abu Fadak, the new head of Iran-backed PMU militias in Iraq
This undated photo shows Abu Fadak al-Mohammadawi, real name Abdulaziz al-Mohammadawi, pictured with the slain Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani.
Ismaeel Naar, Al Arabiya English
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