Iraq

British Basra bomb bull

All the speculation over what exactly two British SAS men, dressed as Arabs and laden with explosives, were doing in Basra, has forced the authorities to spell out a new version of events. But like the others, it’s no more than a cover story

British Bombers

The last remaining justification for the continued occupation of Iraq is terrorism. Yet here we have two British Special Forces members caught red-handed in Basra with explosives and bomb making materials – the terrorist’s tools of trade!

Carry on Killing

More on the detention of two British soldiers by police in Basra, how they got out of captivity and what made it so imperative that they had to be freed

British Troops Caught Planting Explosives in Basra?

Reporting the detention of the two British soldiers by Iraq police Monday, China’s xinhuanet news agency mentioned a crucial item, ommitted by the western media, which if true casts the whole incident in an entirely new light. This story is developing

Bush, Cheney Knew Gitmo Prisoners Innocent

According to a former top Bush administration official Bush, Cheney and Rumsfeld knowingly lied

U.S. pilot seen firing on people in Iraq

U.S. pilot seen firing on people in Iraq

Wikileaks has released classified video footage showing U.S. forces in Baghdad in 2007 repeatedly firing on Iraqi civilians. Among the dead and wounded are a Reuters photographer, his driver and two Iraqi children. Includes video link

The key question – is Blair a war criminal?

How ‘balanced’ can the findings of the Chilcot inquiry be? When two of its five members are Jewish, one an active Zionist, and both of whom were strong supporters of Tony Blair and/or the Iraq war, the term ‘whitewash’ springs to mind

The Chilcot Inquiry: Britain’s 9/11 Commission

Maidhc Ó Cathail reveals the remarkable similarities between the Chilcot Inquiry and the 9/11 Commission

Normalising the Crime of the Century

John Pilger reflects on how Tony Blair and his cronies paved the way for the invasion of Iraq and how the corporate media assisted

Was Iraqi cabbie the source of the dodgy dossier?

MP’s report claims ‘intelligence’ on Saddam’s WMDs came from back of a taxi

I am Not Yet Born, Forgive Me!

Blair and Brown’s real legacy

Abu Ghraib abuse photos ‘show rape’

Although Obama is trying to prevent their release, photos of U.S. abuse of Iraqi prisoners reportedly show graphic scenes of rape and brutality. Including sexual assaults on prisoners with truncheons and phosphorescent tubes

Photos of US soldiers’ alleged rape, sexual abuse in Iraq

Press TV talks to Washington journalist Wayne Madsen about photos that have recently surfaced showing rape and sexual abuse of Iraqi prisoners by U.S. soldiers

Right to the very end in Iraq, our masters denied us the truth

And as a result of their lies, writes Robert Fisk, many thousands were slaughtered

The Zionist Occupation of Iraq Is the “War in Iraq”

As President Bush prepares to send more troops to Iraq, Christopher Bollyn uncovers a web of Zionist inspired intrigue that spreads from White House press breifings, to Paul Bremer’s Coalition Provisional Authority and Baghdad’s bloody backstreets

US forces shot down Iranian drone-Iraq official

Senior Iraqi officials have confirmed earlier reports that U.S. jets shot down an Iranian drone over Iraq

Obama Has ‘Plan B’ on Withdrawal

As expected President Obama has announced the US will end operations in Iraq by August 2010. However, he also told Congressman John McHugh that the deadline could change should the situation in Iraq warrant it

A ‘fraud’ bigger than Madoff

In what could turn out to be the greatest fraud in US history, authorities investigate the alleged role of military officers in the misuse of Iraq reconstruction billions

Baghdad Wall May Signal Trouble as U.S. Fights Iran Surrogates

Baghdad Wall May Signal Trouble as U.S. Fights Iran Surrogates

Like Israel’s ‘Apartheid wall’ or its earlier counterpart in Berlin, the U.S. has built its own divisive barrier in Baghdad

Shoes for all!

The Cat’s Dream on the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at President Bush and the hypocracy and hidden agenda of some who ostensibly oppose the occupation of Iraq