Iraq -- Along with numerous other countries occupied by Pentagon forces, the US came to Iraq to stay -- what likely was planned long before Bush/Cheney's aggression.
According to press reports, US special envoy for the Middle East has announced to Iraqi officials that the US would be initiating a slow but steady withdrawal of its military forces from that country.
Over the weekend President Biden ordered US airstrikes on Syrian and Iraqi territory. The Administration claims that bombing countries 6,000 miles away who could not pose a threat to the US if they wanted was a "defensive" move. One problem: US troop
For the second time in the five months since he was inaugurated, President Joe Biden on Sunday ordered a US bombing raid on Syria, and for the first time, he also bombed Iraq.
The U.S. military launched air strikes targeting three operational and weapons storage facilities -- two in Syria and one in Iraq. The US said that drone strikes were being launched from these locations at US interests in Iraq.
Last week the US House voted to repeal the 2002 authorization to attack Iraq. After nineteen years and perhaps a million dead Iraqis, nothing was achieved by the war but death and destruction. Has Washington learned its lesson? Also today, WHO says n
Iraq -- The Pentagon's global empire of bases has nothing to do national defense -- everything to do with maintaining platforms for waging endless wars on humanity.
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.