Iraq

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”.

Flashback - Israel: We Destroyed Iraq... Iraq must Stay Divided and Isolated… The Oil of Northern Iraq will Flow into Israel!

Flashback – Israel: We Destroyed Iraq… Iraq must Stay Divided and Isolated… The Oil of Northern Iraq will Flow into Israel!

A reminder of who benefited from the Iraq invasion

The Truth About Chilcot

The Truth About Chilcot

Craig Murray explains that three of the Chilcot inquiry’s five members actively supported the Iraq invasion. Making it little more than a whitewash

Chilcot, Israel and the Lobby

Chilcot, Israel and the Lobby

Gilad Atzmon reveals how the make up of the Chilcot inquiry contributed to a crucial omission in its final judgement

I read the Chilcot report as I travelled across Syria this week and saw for myself what Blair’s actions caused

Robert Fisk on the impact of Blair’s lies

Camp Liberty after mortar bombardment that left 40 injured. Click to enlagre

Anti-Iran terrorists struck in Iraq: Report

Iranian exiles in Iraq blame blitz at Camp Liberty on Tehran’s Revolutionary Guard. Forty injured

'Act now, explain later': What Blair told Bush TWO YEARS before Iraq war

‘Act now, explain later': What Blair told Bush TWO YEARS before Iraq war

Families of the British military personnel killed in Iraq say report shows Blair to be ‘the world’s worst terrorist’

If Chilcot fails to nail Blair’s lies, it’s final proof our democracy is broken

While Blair used deception to lure Britain into joining the U.S. led invasion of Iraq, and while the Chilcot inquiry may well criticise him, we have no doubt that he will be immune from prosecution

Outrage as war crimes prosecutors say Tony Blair will not be investigated over Chilcot’s Iraq war report – but British soldiers could be

They don’t call him “Teflon Tony” for nothing

Devastation wrought by the latest bombings in Baghdad. Click to enlarge

IS-claimed Baghdad blast kills at least 119

Bombing follows the recent recapture of Fallujah from the militants

Iraqi government forces reenter Fallujah. Click to enlarge

Fallujah, the ‘resistance’ city, is liberated yet again

– for the fourth time in a decade

Iraqi PM declares victory over Islamic State in Falluja

Iraqi flag raised over government buildings in Falluja as the final pockets of IS fighters are eliminated

US Media Fears Civilian Casualties in Iraqi City Coalition Crushed in 2004

Finian Cunningham asks: are fears expressed by the Western media over “civilians being injured” in the Iraqi army’s drive into Fallujah an attempt to restrain the campaign against the militants?

U.S. Carrier launches airstrikes against Islamic State from Mediterranean

The U.S. has launched air strikes on Islamic State from a carrier in the Mediterranean. Which begs the question: what took them so long?

IRAN: Donald Trump can’t renegotiate the nuclear deal

Foreign Minister Mohammad Zarif also criticised Saudi Arabia’s call for Iran to withdraw from Iraq, saying, “We’ll leave whenever Iraq asks us to leave”

Iraq forces push into streets of IS-held Fallujah

The ‘Caliphate’ Islamic State declared two years ago begins to unravel