Iraq

International Syria Support Group meets in Vienna May 17 2016

Towards the end of the Geneva negotiations

On the 7 April, the US delivered 2,000 tonnes of weapons to the “moderate armed groups” in Syria, of which half was redistributed to Al-Nusra (Al-Qaïda) and ISIS

Only one in 8 UK militants prosecuted after returning from Syria, Iraq

Of the 800 plus British nationals who have joined terror groups in Iraq and Syria, only a tiny fraction have been prosecuted on returning to the UK

Iraq launches operation to retake IS-held city of Fallujah

Iraqi forces could face a complicated fight as residents say that checkpoints controlled by the extremists along roads leading out of the city are preventing most from fleeing

Libya has been in chaos since the death of longtime dictator Col Kadhafi in 2011. Click to enlarge

World powers ready to arm Libya in fight against IS

Are the Western powers really going to assist Libya in its fight against IS? Or are they going to use this as a pretext to covertly provide more aid to terror groups?

Islamic State jihadists kill US Navy SEAL in Iraq

More cannon fodder in the fraudulent war against Islamic State

Supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr storm parliament in Baghdad's Green Zone, Saturday, April 30, 2016. Dozens of protesters climbed over the blast walls and could be seen storming the Parliament building, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting against the government. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed). Click to enlarge

Iraqi protesters pour into Green Zone, storm parliament

Supporters of Iranian backed cleric Muqtada al-Sadr stormed the Iraqi parliament and the former U.S.-controlled Green-Zone on Saturday

U.S. Campaign Against Militants: a Phoney War

U.S. Campaign Against Militants: a Phoney War

The figures speak for themselves. Compare the number of Russian air strikes on ISIS with the number of U.S. strikes and it becomes obvious: America isn’t even trying

US War Crimes in Iraq

Perhaps it is time Tony Blair lived up to the awards presented to him and pitched up in Fallujah with desperately needed aid from his £multi-million charity and from his own £multi million pocket. It would be trivial amends, but it would be a start

US Marines fire a Howitzer at Islamic State militants from Fire Base Bell, Iraq, March 18, 2016. Click to enlarge

Pentagon: More US fire bases could open in Iraq

The U.S. could establish more military bases in Iraq, in addition to the one it has just opened near Makhmour. Ostensibly to help fight Islamic State

One-Third Of Iraqis Believe America Supports Terrorism

U.S. State Department blames “conspiracy theories” for growing number of Iraqis who believe the U.S. is behind militants

Islamic state militants use mustard gas in attack on Deir Zor airport – Syrian state TV

Islamic State (ISIL, Daesh or ISIS) reportedly uses mustard gas in attack on Syrian military airbase

Iraq forces free prisoners from underground ISIS jail

Iraqi security forces free 1,500 inmates, most of them civilians

Last Week Erdogan Warned Brussels Could Be Bombed

We repost this because after the March 13 bombing in Ankara, Erdogan warned there was no reason to stops bombings “in Brussels”

Rubio, Kasich Would Send More Ground Troops to Syria, Iraq and Libya

In effect, furthering the globalist agenda under the guise of protecting American interests

Protecting al-Qaeda: Guest Analysis by Steven Chovanec

Protecting al-Qaeda: Guest Analysis by Steven Chovanec

Steven Chovanec on how the supposedly “moderate” Free Syrian Army are little different from ISIS and how both are covertly backed by the West

Iraqi migrant rapes a 10-year-old boy at a swimming pool in Vienna

Authorities are obviously trying to bury stories like this. Police didn’t initially release details of the incident, which occurred early in December and it only emerged through Facebook

6,500 Coalition Troops in Iraq; US Wants More

Ostensibly the U.S. wants more Coalition troops on the ground. But what for? To fight militants? Or help oust the government in Baghdad under the pretext of fighting “terror”

German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a news conference in Berlin July 18, 2014. Click to enlarge

Germany’s Merkel says refugees must return home once war is over

Trouble is there no is prospect of the “war” they allegedly fled ending soon. And Merkel knows this

In this photo taken Monday, June 23, 2014, fighters of the al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) parade in a commandeered Iraqi security forces armored vehicle down a main road at the northern city of Mosul, Iraq, more than two weeks after ISIL took over the country's second largest city. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned Mideast nations on Wednesday against taking new military action in Iraq that might heighten already-tense sectarian divisions, as reports surfaced that Syria launched airstrikes across the border and Iran has been flying surveillance drones over the neighboring country. (AP Photo)

The Pentagon Has No Clue How Many Weapons It Has Lost to ISIS

Given the numerous reports of the US and its allies aiding ISIS, this Mother Jones report amounts to a cover story. We explains why

Turkey claims to have foiled ISIS raid on training camp, Iraq denies any battle

Tensions between Turkey and Iraq grow over Ankara’s alleged support for ISIS