The Iraq That Chalabi Left Behind
ERBIL, Iraq — In my last lengthy interview with Ahmed Chalabi before his death earlier this week, he talked for almost an hour of the long list of U.S. and United Nations officials who had stood in his way during his life. And of course, as he always ...
America, Iraq and the Legacy of Ahmad Chalabi
Worldview: Chalabi legacy haunts Iraq
Ahmad Chalabi's bad advice on nation-building in Iraq
Known for fierce loyalty, the Bush clan quarrels publicly over Iraq
The 41st president suggested that the 43rd president's 2002 speech describing Iraq, Iran and North Korea as part of an “Axis of Evil” included comments “that might be historically proved to be not benefiting anything.” He said that Cheney had “his iron ...
Bush I Says Cheney and Rumsfeld Pushed the U.S. Into War in Iraq and Afghanistan
Were There Norms Dick Cheney Wasn't Prepared to Transgress?
George H.W. Bush's Opinion of His Son's Middle East Policy Is Remarkably Unbiased
Santorum: We Should Send Troops And Air Forces To Iraq, But Not Syria
Santorum said regarding the counter-ISIS effort, “we need to, I say, focus our effort in Iraq, not in Syria, where it's an absolute mess, but in Iraq, we have a possibility of arming the Kurds, cooperating with the Kurdish — the Peshmerga, cooperating ...
What empowers ISIS
Poll: Majority Of Americans Think Obama Bungled ISIS Campaign
Military Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, November 5, 2015 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials ...
France To Deploy Aircraft Carrier in Anti-IS Fight in Syria, Iraq
PARIS — The French presidency on Thursday said it would deploy its Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier to boost its operations against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. The presence of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the flagship of the ...
France deploys aircraft carrier to fight Isis in Syria and Iraq
France deploying aircraft carrier to help fight against IS in Iraq and Syria
French deploy aircraft to Iraq and Syria
Wall Street Journal
Brookes: President muddles about in Syria, Iraq
There's a lot of confusion about the announcement by the White House late last week about the upcoming deployment of U.S. special operations forces to Syria, especially after President Obama repeatedly promised — going back to 2013 — no “boots on the ...
Democrats voice worry over Obama's plan to send troops to Syria
Cliché of the Moment: 'Boots on the Ground'
Big News Network.com
UN Rights Committee Urges Iraq To Reduce Use Of Death Penalty
The UN Human Rights Committee has urged Iraq to reduce its use of the death penalty and crack down on widespread abuses, including torture and rape in detention. The committee on November 5 reported on "the great number of cases in which the death ...
UN watchdog condemns Iraq for executions, rights abuses
The media's insane new Iraq War lie: Why is it so hard to say that Bush and ...
Ahmed Chalabi, a rich Iraqi dissident from a powerful exiled family and a vociferous supporter of the U.S. invasion of Iraq, died on Nov. 3. In the slew of reports on his passing, the media promulgated a flatly false, and even dangerous, idea: Namely ...
Some Use Chalabi's Death to Lay Blame for Iraq War at His Feet
Ahmad Chalabi, 71, a prime mover for Iraq war, dies
Iraq's Chalabi, a leading voice behind 2003 war, dies
Hoosier Heroes: Iraq veteran giving back, helping other veterans
INDIANAPOLIS (November 5, 2015) - He was injured in Iraq – but now he's helping other veterans right here in Indiana. And it all started when Tom Caskey's tour of duty was interrupted in 2003. “I was med-evaced from Iraq and spent 30 days in Walter ...
Iraq's 'Jon Stewart' on crossing 'red lines,' death threats
Ahmed Albasheer, a rising Iraqi satire star seen by some as the war-torn country's version of U.S. TV host Jon Stewart, vows to keep on breaking political taboos and crossing “red lines” through his popular online series. But crossing Iraq's myriad ...