MPs and Syria: in the shadow of Iraq
"I may not have succeeded in halting the war, but I did secure the right of parliament to decide on war." The words are inscribed on the Edinburgh gravestone of the late Robin Cook, the most senior minister to resign over the war against Iraq in 2003 ...
Cameron wants a repeat of Iraq – but of 1998, not 2003
When they frame their response to the Syrian gas attack, MPs must heed the ...
Dick Cheney Won't Apologize For Iraq War, 'America vs. Iraq' Documentary ...
Dick Cheney is not apologetic for his actions and that of the United States surrounding the Iraq War, according to a documentarian who interviewed the former Vice President for his latest feature. Paul Mitchell is the director of "America vs. Iraq," a ...
Nat Geo to Premiere 2-Hour Special AMERICA VS. IRAQ Today
New York Magazine
US Gave Iraq Intel, Ignored Chemical Attacks In 1980s, Report Says
The United States provided Iraq with intelligence on preparations for an Iranian offensive during the Iran-Iraq war even though it knew Baghdad would respond with chemical weapons, Foreign Policy magazine reported Monday. Citing declassified CIA ...
CIA Files Show U.S. Played Role in Iraq's Chemical Attacks on Iran
What Complicity in Iraq's Chemical-Weapons Use Says About America
US Role in Chemical Attacks During the Iran-Iraq War
Barack Obama's Iraq syndrome
Memories of overreach in Iraq and Afghanistan also help explain the national mood of coolness towards the Muslim world. But lessons from history can be over-learned. Frederic Hof, a former Syria point-man at the State Department, now at the Atlantic ...
Iraq Court Blocks Term Limits for Prime Minister
Iraq's top court said it had rejected a law that would have prevented embattled Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki from seeking a third term in office after 2014 national elections, as an ongoing spate of violence claimed another eight lives Tuesday. The ...
Iraq top court rejects term limits for prime minister
Colin Powell Worried US Got Steamrolled Into Iraq War, Calls Out Dick Cheney ...
In a new documentary airing Monday on the National Geographic Channel, former Secretary of State Colin Powell opens up about the U.S. invasion of Iraq and claims that he warned President Bush that the U.S. was being steamrolled into war. In the clip ...
Colin Powell Cautioned Bush on Being Steamrolled into Iraq War
The Playbook for the Syrian War Has Already Been Written -- in Iraq - by ...
Foreign Policy (blog)
In the wee hours of Wednesday, Aug. 21, I was dozing comfortably in Cape Cod. A world away, in Syria, the morning brought horror. Thousands of patients began showing up in hospitals around Damascus. More than 3,600 people displaying neurotoxic ...
New York Magazine
Syria Isn't Iraq. Everything Isn't Iraq.
New York Magazine
The generation that came of age during the Vietnam War, and then, more recently, the Iraq War, was imprinted with the opposite lessons. I'm not immune: My formative experience in college was the Gulf War and, soon after that, the eventual, successful ...
Iraq veteran, service dog turned away from Mass. diner
An Iraq veteran says he feels "belittled" after he and his certified service dog were refused a return visit to a Massachusetts diner. James Glasser told NECN.com he's an Iraq veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder that helped by his dog, Jack ...
Iraq War veteran and his service dog kicked out of restaurant by defiant owner
Restaurant Won't Serve Iraq War Veteran Because of His Service Dog (Video)
Disabled Iraq Vet With Service Dog Kicked Out Of Restaurant
Violence across Iraq continues
A series of bombs and shootings killed at least 47 people in several areas across Iraq on Sunday. A car bomb that blew up near a housing complex in the city of Baquba left 11 people dead. Five soldiers were killed when they were ambushed by suspected ...
Iraq: at least 46 killed in bomb attacks
Bombs, shootings kill at least 47 across Iraq: police
27 killed in attacks across Iraq