The Pentagon plans to send about 600 additional troops to Iraq to help launch a long-awaited offensive to retake Mosul in coming weeks, the most ambitious operation yet in the two-year military campaign against Islamic State.
The Pentagon is requesting 500 more US troops on the ground in Iraq, as the long-anticipated battle to retake Mosul from ISIS is expected to begin next month. That would bring the US troop level to around 6,400, with another probably 6,000 or so cont
As Foreseen In The 2012 DIA Analysis
DONALD TRUMP NAMED former CIA director and extremist neoconservative James Woolsey his senior adviser on national security issues on Monday. Woolsey, who left the CIA in 1995, went on to become one of Washington's most outspoken promoters of U.S. w
DIA Chief: Battle Will Begin in Next Two or Three Months
Antiwar. Com found that 4,245 people were killed and 658 were wounded during August. In comparison, July's figures were 2,695 killed and 1,352 wounded.
Claims Targets Belong to PKK Forces Inside Iraq
Over half of 1.4 million guns U.S. shipped into Iraq and Afghanistan after 9/11 are unaccounted for in DoD's own records, watchdog discovers
The neoconservatives were the driving force in the George W. Bush administration's war on Iraq and, in so doing, went a long way toward forming US policy in the Middle East that has continued under Obama.
(NaturalNews) There is little that agribusiness giant Monsanto won't do to make a buck and to spread it's genetically modified, unclean seeds and food around the world, even if it means taking advantage of a country that has been decimated by war.
Murky machines for murky wars.
400 Troops Will Deploy From Fort Campbell
Amidst the fury over the exchanges between Donald Trump and Khizr and Ghazala Khan, the couple who lost their son in Iraq, the mainstream media and mainstream political commentators are missing some important elements in the controversy.
At least 2,647 people were killed, and 1,048 were wounded in Iraq during July.
The people the U.S. helped to liberate are being abused all over again.
Troops Mostly Headed to Newly Captured Qayara Air Base
A Muslim man's split-second decision saved hundreds of lives in his home country. Credit: Credit: Twitter Fear-mongering in the U.S. has culled a large percentage of citizens into believing that ISIS is synonymous with all Muslim believe
This week's Chilcot report on Britain's role in the 2003 invasion of Iraq was as polite and guarded as a proper English tea party.
Sir John Chilcot, a member of the British establishment and also a member of the Butler Inquiry, the responsibility of which was to determine if the so-called "intelligence" used as the excuse for the US/UK invasion of Saddam Hussein's Iraq was
Denunciations of Tony Blair as the evil architect of Britain's involvement in the Iraq War often dominate discussions of what happened there and many will look to the Chilcot inquiry to provide further evidence of his guilt.
In a damning commentary on the rush to invade Iraq, Sir John Chilcot's inquiry found "diplomatic options had not" at the time "been exhausted. Military action was therefore not a last resort" -- as then Prime Minister Tony Blair led the pe
Today's release of the long-awaited "Chilcot Report" on the UK's participation in the 2003 Iraq war is a stark reminder of the lies that UK and US leaders used to fuel the war machine. When do we get our own commission to hold the US liars responsibl
For the third time in a week terrorists carried out a mass slaughter of civilians - with ISIS claiming responsibility.
Five weeks after a military operation began, a senior Iraqi commander declared Sunday that the city of Fallujah was "fully liberated" from the Islamic State group, giving a major boost to the country's security and political leadership in its fight a
It's been an open secret that the US organized and enabled two of the three major events in modern Iranian history: the overthrow of the democratically elected Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh in 1953 and the Shah's subsequent reign of terror (a