Iraq -- The Pentagon maintains a global empire of bases on every continent -- for preemptive warmaking, not national security, at a time when Washington's only enemies are invented.
In confidential interrogation reports, Iraqi detainee M060108-01 is depicted as a model prisoner, "cooperative" with his American captors, and unusually chatty. At times he seemed to go out of his way to be helpful, especially when offered a chance t
On Saturday Pope Frances traveled to the Shia holy city of Najaf while on his four-day papal visit to Iraq - the first ever such trip by the head of the Roman Catholic Church.
"Pope Francis has arrived in Baghdad, marking the first-ever papal visit to Iraq."
A comment from Defense Priorities Policy Director Benjamin H. Friedman: The U.S. strikes in Syria highlight the danger of keeping U.S. troops in Iraq. Whether or not the strikes convince militias in Iraq to stop attacking U.S. bases, they carr
Mass demonstrations have taken over central Baghdad on Sunday, marking the one-year anniversary of the death of popular Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, killed by US drone strike at Baghdad's airport on Jan.3, 2020.