Iraq: an uncertain future for Sunni militias
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In Iraq, the Sahwa group fears for its future. As US troops pull out, the pro-government Sunni militias are worried about becoming al Qaeda's new target. Egyptian consumers are hit by the global wheat crisis - the price of their daily bread is rising. And also in Egypt, opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei denounces a smear campaign against him and his family - photos have surfaced of his daughter attending parties or wearing a swimsuit.