Scale of 'world's biggest' cemetery in Iraq revealed in breathtaking drone video
Wadi al-Salam cemetery in Iraq is considered to be the world's biggest, according to several sources, including Amusing Planet report. Translated as the “Valley of Peace”, the graveyard is an Islamic cemetery located in the city of Najaf, Iraq. The ...
Stunning drone footage of the world's biggest cemetery in Iraq
Iraq: Deaths in car bomb attack on market near Baghdad
... official confirmed the casualty figures. Baghdad is on high alert for attacks after a blast in the central Karada district on July 3 killed more than 300 people. This was the deadliest bombing in Iraq since US-led forces toppled Saddam Hussein 13 ...
U.S. Will Send More Troops to Iraq As Presence on the Ground Increases
Iraq: Suicide bombing in Baghdad Shiite district kills 11
Pentagon will provide new assistance to Iraq after Baghdad bombings
The Indian Express
How The West Failed Iraq
The Indian Express
As the invasion of Iraq was about to commence in March 2003, Colonel Tim Collins addressed his men of the 1st Battalion of the Royal Irish Regiment gathered on the Iraq-Kuwait border: “We go to liberate, not to conquer… .We are entering Iraq to free a ...
British Report On Iraq: Not So Scathing After All
David Blunkett: I would back Iraq War again
Americans Did Liberate Iraq. They Just Failed to Protect It.
Pokémon Go: US soldier fighting Isis in Iraq posts screenshot of Squirtle in desert
A former US marine fighting on the front line against Isis in Iraq has gathered interest after taking break from the action to play Pokémon Go. The volunteer soldier posted a screenshot of the game on Facebook – showing a Squirtle ready to be caught ...
WAR GAMES New online gaming craze Pokémon Go spreads to battlefield in IRAQ as soldier spots 'Squirtle' while ...
Islamic State fighters caught in Iraq reveal motivations for jihad
Two fighters detained by Kurdish intelligence in northern Iraq have described their motivations for joining IS and offered telling insights into what it will take to truly defeat the group. It is clear the extremists have been nourished by a deep ...
In Iraq, Shades of Vietnam
New York Times
The announcement of more troops to Iraq and the previously announced slowing of troop withdrawals from Afghanistan reflect the paradigm established in the war in Vietnam: tactics, tactics, tactics, but no viable political endgame of reconciliation ...
World Politics Review
Turkey and Iraq Illustrate Two Sides of the Middle East's Strongman Problem
World Politics Review
Turkey, a flawed but functioning democracy for most of a century, is returning to a more authoritarian model, while Iraq has replaced its strongman with a more normal political leader, provoking nostalgia for the old system. The U.S. has some leverage ...
Ash Carter: US sending more troops to Iraq
"We need to be clear that there are Americans at risk here in Iraq, there have been, I've emphasized that right along," Carter told reporters in Baghdad. "They are doing all kinds of essential functions. Their basic strategic function is enabling, but ...
'Build a huge statue of Blair in Iraq, he saved our country'
If it was up to me I would have made a huge statue for Bush and Blair because they saved Iraq from Saddam and the criminal Baath party. Are you positive about the future of Iraq or worried? Iraq is a beautiful country but needs many years before we can ...
Tony Blair could face Iraq contempt vote in Commons
Should Tony Blair be punished for the Iraq War?
Tony Blair could be barred from public office over Iraq War 'deceit'
'The Rock' Screenwriter Can't Believe U.K. Officials Used Film in Iraq Weapons Reports
The Chilcot Inquiry — the 2.6 million-word report into the U.K.'s role in the U.S.-led Iraq War of 2003, finally published last week after seven years of waiting — dredged up some rather uncomfortable truths lurking at the heart of British political ...