US DOD loses weapons intended for Iraqi military and US-allied militia in Syria They were (surprise, surprise) warehoused poorly and soldiers handling them didn’t keep receipts or records, so it’s impossible to tell how many, if any, ended up in the wrong hands - report
Campaigners project footage of American airstrike on Iraqi civilians, originally exposed by @wikileaks , onto parliament building in London, to protest against proposed extradition of #Assange to US MORE:
Iraqi judiciary is investigating allegations ministries are up for sale as politicians wrangle to form a new government.
Photo of the Day: Amid the coronavirus outbreak, Iraqi medical staff check people's temperatures upon their arrival at Najaf airport, Iraq, Feb. 21, 2020. (📸: Reuters/Alaa al-Marjani) . . . #photooftheday #potd #najaf #iraq #airport #coronav írus #mid …
Mobile man who lied about Iraqi military record avoids prison – but loses something more valuable
Mobile man who lied about Iraqi military recordavoids prison -- but loses something more valuable
After 16 years of war in Iraq, trillions of dollars, the deaths of 4,500 U.S. troops and hundreds of thousands of Iraqis, the Iraqi government is now trying to throw us out of their country. All that suffering, all that death, all that huge expenditure of money, for what?
‘Don’t Arab and Iraqi women weep when their children die? Doesn’t bombing strengthen their determination?’ — This iconic 1998 anti-war speech from former British MP Tony Benn is more relevant than ever
Iraqi'>Exasperated Iraqi PM can’t understand how USA can send a letter “clearly talking about withdrawal” and then say its a mistake. Prime minister’s overall message is: how disorganized is the US administration?
I guess the de-escalation of last night's air strike wasn't enough to fully de-escalate and stop war, so today the US has ordered another airstrike at a top Iraqi militia commander to further de-escalate and stop even more war.