Iraq

A C-130 aircraft drops its cargo near the Iranian border. Click to enlarge.

Iraq: US Forces Trying to Evacuate ISIL Commanders from Tal Afar

Iraqi military commanders claim the U.S. is organising aid airdrops to besieged militants as it tries to evacuate their trapped commanders

‘Blackwater Air’ Is Back, and Flying for U.S. Special Forces

The mercenary air force that became a symbol of the U.S. occupation of Iraq is back in action—this time in Central Africa

Western air strike in Kobane. Click to enlarge

Pentagon reportedly failed to disclose thousands of US airstrikes in Middle East

Last year alone 456 unreported air strikes took place in Afghanistan — meaning the U.S. is still at war there

Iran FM Javad Zarif responds to a reporter’s question regarding Ballistic Missiles

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif explains why Iran refuses to abandon its missile development program. His cogent answer begins at 00:50

Mosul Battle Symbolizes Iraq's Fragile Statehood

Mosul Battle Symbolizes Iraq’s Fragile Statehood

A first-hand field report on the battle for Mosul from a correspondent in Iraq

Russian jets reportedly repel militants from ancient Syrian city

The conflict in Syria is only going to end when those who backing Islamic State– the West, the gulf states, Turkey and Israel — withdraw their support

SAS troops join Battle for Mosul in bid to liberate city from ISIS fighters

David Cameron banned the SAS from hunting ISIS chiefs but Theresa May has given them the go-ahead to kill the terror leaders. Why the sudden change?

Something Strange Happened After Bombing In Iraq - Fake, Staged, Hoax

Something Strange Happened After Bombing In Iraq – Fake, Staged, Hoax

The participants didn’t realise they were being filmed. However the footage from CCTV camera offers insights into false flags such as the Boston Marathon bombing

Iraq ‘Ready For War’ With Turkey Over Who Should Control Mosul After Isis

The defeat of Isis in Mosul doesn’t mean the end of the trauma, especially for the city’s Sunni residents

Iraqi Army Discovers US-Made Missiles In ISIS’s Military Base In Mosul

Iraqi Army Discovers US-Made Missiles In ISIS’s Military Base In Mosul

US-made TOW missiles found at captured ISIS base. Confirming earlier reports that the US and other Western nations had supplied the militants with weapons

Battle for Mosul Not What It Seems

Stephen Lendman on the real motives behind the ongoing struggle for Mosul

The Iraqi Army is moving on Mosul from the south. Click to enlarge

When Mosul falls, Isis will flee to the safety of Syria. But what then?

The entire Isis army could be directed against the Assad government – a scenario which might cause some satisfaction in Washington

President Obama addresses the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the United Nations in New York. Click to enlarge

«Economic sanctions» or the white-collar war

In the 1990’s more than a million Iraqis died as a result of economic sanctions. Today the same tactic is to be used against new targets. Thierry Meyssan explains

Obama King Salman bin Abdulazizal-Saud- of Saudi Arabia and ISIS fighters. Click to enlarge

US may be about to unleash 9,000 ISIS fighters on Russia

Russian military sources claim the US has made a secret deal with Saudi Arabia that will allow thousands of ISIS fighters to leave Mosul with impunity

Making Al-Qaeda propaganda for Pentagon: Ex-PR worker describes secret campaign

More evidence that what masquerades in the West as “terrorist” propaganda has actually been contrived by the very agencies that are supposedly fighting “terrorists”

The Jews of Iraq

The Jews of Iraq

Having helped found modern Israel, an Iraqi Jew writes of his disillusionment with it

The Kurds are an integral part of Syrian society. This is the statue of Kurdish General Saladin the Magnificent at the entry to the old city of Damascus. He liberated Damascus in 1174 and founded the dynasty of the Ayyoubids.

The Kurdistan projects

The current Kurdistan project is no more than a Western bribe intended to turn the Syrian Kurds against Damascus. Thierry Meyssan explains

Provoking nuclear war by media

Having created jihadism in Afghanistan in the 1980s – to destroy the Soviet Union – the US is doing something similar in Syria. Like the Afghan Mujahideen, the Syrian “rebels” are America’s and Britain’s foot soldiers. John Pilger explains

Behold, a Pale Horse and its Rider’s Name Was Death and Hell Followed Him

Washington STILL intends to overthrow Assad and turn Syria into another Libya and another Iraq, formerly stable and prosperous countries where war now rages continually. Paul Craig Roberts explains

Former Fox Employee Says the Network Used Attractive People to Promote the Iraq War

Former Fox Employee Says the Network Used Attractive People to Promote the Iraq War

This gives new meaning to the term “presstitute”.