#Coronavirus Watch in Mideast, Oct. 28: --Iran sets new record of daily COVID-19 deaths --Iraq's tally exceeds 460,000 --Turkey urges citizens to reduce mobility --Saudi Arabia's total infections climb to 346,047
Along its walls, young artists drew murals, portraits and graffiti that illustrate the country's tortured past and the Iraq to which they aspire. (AP/AFP)
The Saadoun Tunnel had become an ad hoc museum for Iraq's massive anti-government protest movement. (AP/AFP)
🚨 FRIDAY—Join@ACmideast 's Iraq Initiative at 12pm ET for a conversation evaluating the long-awaited “White Paper” the government of Iraqi PM Al-Kadhimi has recently issued to address Iraq’s economic woes.
Um 12% of Americans have a positive view of North Korea and more Americans dislike Iraq than China?
Holy shit. Jack Dorsey testifying online to congress. He looks like Saddam Hussein when they found him in that hole in Iraq. Reconsidering my investments in Twitter and Square. Not really. I'm just kidding..
Stood in line to vote today for two hours. The person in line behind me was my high school English teacher, Mrs. Nicholson. She left us midway through the year to serve with the West Virginia National Guard in Iraq. I hadn’t seen her in 15 years. I recognized her voice right away
Wow, an Air Force vet calls Biden out for voting for the Iraq War "We are wondering why we should vote for someone who voted for a war & enabled a war that killed thousands of our brothers & sisters?...Their blood is on your hands...My friends are dead because of your policies!"
Italy has banned weddings and funerals for 16 million people. Japan has closed schools for a month. France and Iraq have banned public gatherings. The U.N. has canceled all physical meetings to address climate change. Americans are uncertain what to do about Coachella.