Demands for Payment from Militias stalling Investment By Editor on 3rd November 2020 in Investment, Iraq Industry & Trade News, Security By Salam Zidane for Al Monitor. Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Demands for payment from tribes, militias stalling investment in Iraq Economic projects in Iraq are facing major setbacks due to ongoing payment demands from tribes and armed groups. Click here to read the full story. Related posts: Can Kadhimi curb the Influence of Iran-backed Militias? Pushing Back on Iraqi Militias: Weighing U.S. Options Public Sector Investment in Iraq - What Priorities for new PM?