Iraq

Still from the SITE video of Steven Sotloff's beheading by ISIS, allegedly. Click to enlarge

ISIS – Why the West Rebranded Al Cia-dah

“ISIS” had to be created because the US Military balked at aiding “Al Qaeda,” a group they had been told was responsible for 9-11. Now Al Ciada can be seen as an ally against “a greater evil”

Animosity between David Petraeus and Iranian commander, Qassem Soleimani, still on display

The old adversaries long-standing antipathy still evident

Iraqi Commander: Tapped Communications Confirms US Aids to ISIL

Iraqi Commander: Tapped Communications Confirms US Aids to ISIL

While evidence of covert Western support for Islamic militants continues to mount, it is being studiously ignored by the Western corporate media

Fateh missile launched  from an undisclosed location in Iran. Click to enlarge

Iran Sent Arms to Iraq to Fight ISIS, U.S. Says

Despite Western sanctions Iran is growing into a regional power of some magnitude

Iraqi commander slams US, hails Iran in fight against ISIS in Tikrit

Iran’s campaign against Islamic State is winning it new friends and admirers — to America’s detriment

Iranian Weapons Pour Into Embattled Tikrit

As Iraqi forces have brushed off their American advisers during the push into Tikrit, Iranian weapons — and advisers — are helping to spread the Islamic Republic’s influence

‘Dirty Brigades': US-Trained Iraqi Forces Investigated for War Crimes

The REAL legacy the U.S. led occupation left behind in Iraq

Lest We Forget

Just as he did Tuesday, Netanyahu was making similar warnings about Iraq nearly 12 years ago. And we know how that ended

Wreckage of downed US helicopter reportedly supplying ISIL terrorists. Click to enlarge

U.S. Helicopter Delivering Weapons to the Islamic State (ISIS), Shot Down by Iraqi “Popular Forces”

Mounting evidence that Islamic State terror backed by U.S.

Abo Ibrahim Al Swedi. Click to enlarge

Sweden’s Multicultural Center Expert on Islamophobia Joins ISIS

The 29-year-old Swede was probably in the pay of Western intelligence before he even converted, tasked with giving Islam a bad name

Claims Iraq Downed Two British Planes Ferrying Arms to Militants

Claims Iraq Downed Two British Planes Ferrying Arms to Militants

Along with reports of downed supply planes comes more evidence that the West is supporting Islamic State militants

Iraqi Official Claims ISIL Leaders Trained in Sinai by Israel

Senior Iraqi lawmaker claims that ISIL is a creation of Israel and the West and that its commanders are being trained by Israel

ISIL fabricated by US!: Former CIA contractor

Another indication on what was really behind the creation of the latest terror phenomenon

A billboard depicting the late Iranian Ayatollah in central Baghdad. Click to enlarge

Where Saddam Hussein’s statue once stood in Baghdad, there’s now a portrait of Iran’s supreme leader

An indication of Iran’s growing regional power and influence?

Wesley Clark: “Our friends and allies funded ISIS to destroy Hezbollah”

Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander openly acknowledges a fact that many in the corporate media still wont admit.

UN Reveals Israel’s Support for ISIS

Syria’s UN Ambassador has long complained of a conspiracy of Zionists and Syrian rebels to overthrow President Assad. Now, a new report seems to vindicate his claims. Includes video

How Islamic is Islamic State?

According to the Quran it is strictly forbidden to burn a human being.

Kurds Complain of U.S. Weapons Shortages, Turn to Iran For Munitions

The Kurds are receiving shipments of Iranian arms, while lamenting the slow delivery of Western supplies

Muath al-Kasaesbeh ‘murder’ video: Isis’s Genghis Khan-style cruelty shows Jordan and Japan exactly what the militants think of them

Who among the Arabs will not now also question the cost of supporting the war against Isis?

CIA tried to give Iraq nuclear plans, just like Iran

CIA tried to give Iraq nuclear plans, just like Iran

Evidence emerges that the CIA once proposed to give slightly flawed nuclear plans to both Iraq and Iran. David Swanson explains