Introduced on 9/20/2007 this amendment to H.R. 1585 The Defense Authorization Act of FY 2008 specifically contains language in Section 1535 on page s11911 subsection b #'s 2,3,4 giving the consent of the US Senate for direct military action
Mohammed i'm a 25 years old dentist i live in iraq (Baghdad) i was born and raised here but unfortunately i'm thinking that the iraqis are going to extinct so i made this blog wishing that i can make a difference or even share my greif with
Introduced on 9/20/2007 this amendment to H.R. 1585 The Defense Authorization Act of FY 2008 specifically states in Section 1535 on page s11911 subsection b #'s 2,3,4 contain language giving the consent of the US Senate for direct military actioEntered By: Bruce Barton
Kuwait said on Tuesday it would not allow its territory to be used for any attack on Iran. "Iran is a FRIENDLY, neighbouring country and it is not possible that we would agree to see it in a difficult position," Sheikh Jaber al-Hamad al-Sa
In-depth analysis of a nation addicted to war and violence - the USA
Former national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski likened U.S. officials' saber rattling about Iran's alleged nuclear ambitions to similar statements made before the start of the Iraq war. "I think the administration, the president an
A Pentagon group has encouraged U.S. military snipers in Iraq to target suspected insurgents by scattering pieces of "bait," such as detonation cords, plastic explosives and ammunition, and then killing Iraqis who pick up the items, accordi
It might be useful to imagine just how war with Iran could play out if the Iranians don't roll over and surrender at the first whiff of grapeshot.
Should Congress pass a bill giving retroactive immunity to president Bush for possible war crimes?
Russian Military Intelligence Analysts are reporting today that one of the United States most secretive spy satellites, the KH-13, targeting Iran was 'destroyed in its orbit' with its main power generator powered by the radioactive isotope Pu
Editor's Note: This is an edited transcript of the prepared testimony of Jeremy Scahill before the Senate Democratic Policy Committee, September 21, 2007.
Over the weekend, Columbia University said it would welcome any notable figure visiting the United States — even Adolf Hitler — to speak to students and faculty at the Ivy League college.
More Gulf War Veterans have died than Vietnam Veterans: The Department of Veterans Affairs, May 2007, Gulf War Veterans Information System reports the following:Total U.S. Military Gulf War Deaths: 73,846 – Deaths amongst Deployed: 17,847 – Deaths am
Federal prosecutors are investigating whether employees of the private security firm Blackwater USA illegally smuggled into Iraq weapons that may have been sold on the black market and ended up in the hands of a US designated terrorist organization
As long as the American people apathetically sit by and watch this corporate controlled war, you can expect to see thousands more of our finest die in the next five years, wider open borders and a joke of a war on terrorism. It's all a crock of!
Jacques Chirac's adviser's wanted to know more about Gog and Magog,,,,two mysterious names pronounced by George W. Bush while he was attempting to convince France to enter the war in Iraq at his side.
Its strategies shattered, a desperate Washington is reaching out to the late dictator's henchmen.
U.S. troops arrested an Iranian man during an early morning raid on a hotel in this northern Iraqi city Thursday and accused him of helping to smuggle a deadly type of roadside bomb into Iraq. But the Kurdistan Regional Government in a statement c
Sunday, July 15, 2007 Andrew wrote this article. It might help explain some of his motivations for challenging John Kerry.
Two years ago the Sunni sheiks leading the insurgency in Iraq's Anbar province approached the US, offering to end the violence in exchange for a timetable establishing that US forces would withdraw from the country, a senior official
The US on Tuesday suspended all land travel by US diplomats and other civilian officials in Iraq outside Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, amid mounting public outrage over the alleged kiling of civilians by the US Embassy's security pr
(How about eliminating it) Democrats are poised to delay money for the Iraq war by several weeks(whop di freakin do)giving them time to calulate their next move and see if Republican support for President Bush's policies deteriorate.
Three senators who are considered potential swing votes on war policy said Monday that a weekend visit to Iraq left them discouraged about prospects for political reconciliation there and convinced that the US must quickly shift more responsibility
The Iraqi government said it was pulling the license of an American security firm allegedly involved in the fatal shooting of civilians during an attack on a U.S. State Department motorcade in Baghdad, and said it would prosecute any foreign contract
At the beginning of each of the last 4 football seasons, I found myself wishing that Pat Tillman was still wearing a football uniform and knocking players down on the field and not just another casualty in our now permanent state of war and imperial
The US military is increasingly relying on deadly air strikes in Iraq and Afghanistan as the ground occupations fall apart, killing untold numbers of civilians.
AMERICA’s elder statesman of finance, Alan Greenspan, has shaken the White House by declaring that the prime motive for the war in Iraq was oil. Greenspan, a Republican whose 18-year tenure as head of the US Federal Reserve was widely admired, will a
Charles Ferguson, a filmmaker, presents a rebuttal to claims made by L. Paul Bremer III that top American officials approved the decision to disband the Iraqi army.
The US has a 14-ton super bomb more destructive than the vacuum bomb just tested by Russia, a US general said Wednesday. The statement was made by retired Lt. Gen. McInerney, chairman of the Iran Policy Committee, and former
US troops have taken into custody an Iraqi army battalion commander suspected of ordering militia attacks on American forces, the military said Thursday. The commander - whose name and rank were not released - was picked up last week