While Biden Plots To Divide Iraq, Resistance To US Occupation Is Growing Stronger

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

Last year, after the United States so brutally and openly assassinated the Iranian General Qassem Soleimani and the commander of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces, Abu Mahdi al -Muhandis, the [...]

18 Years Ago The US War On Iraq Began

By Ann Wright, Popular Resistance. -

Friday, March 19, 2021 was the 18th anniversary of the U.S. government political decision to invade and occupy oil-rich, Arab/Muslim Iraq, a country of 32 million persons.  U.S. elected officials [...]

Iraqi Resistance Groups Announce Confrontation With US Occupiers Until Liberation

“The resistance sees confrontation as the only option that guarantees the freedom, dignity of this country after exhausting all the means that others have bet on with the occupation,” the [...]

Biden’s Plan To ‘Carve Up’ Iraq Into Three Statelets Has Proven Disastrous

By Mohamed Elmaazi, The Interregnum. -

Sami Ramadani is an Iraqi-born lecturer in sociology and writes on Middle East current affairs. A political exile from Saddam Hussein’s Iraq, Ramadani nonetheless campaigned against US-led [...]

One More US Logistics Convoy Reportedly Hit By Roadside Bomb In Iraq

By Oleg Burunov, Sputnik News. -

The blast is the latest in a series of explosions that have targeted US-led coalition logistical convoys in Iraq over the past several months. A possible roadside bomb blast has ripped through [...]

On Contact: Realities Of War

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges discusses the realities of war, its appeal for young men and its destruction of them, with Salar Abdoh, novelist and essayist. Abdoh's new novel, 'Out of [...]

US-Backed Militants Steal 140,000 Barrels Per Day Of Syrian Oil

By News Desk, AMN News. -

Tehran - Militants of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which is supported by Washington, steal 140,000 barrels of crude oil on a daily basis from oil fields in Syria’s northeastern province of [...]

Iraqis Demand US Troops Pull Out On Soleimani Killing Anniversary

By Al Jazeera. -

Thousands of Iraqi mourners have condemned the “American occupiers”, a year after a United States drone strike killed Iran’s revered general Qassem Soleimani and Iraqi militia commander, Abu [...]

Iraq: ‘British Company G4S Implicated In Assassination Of Soleimani’

By Hispan TV, Orinoco Tribune. -

An Iraqi politician accused the UK private security company G4S of being involved in the assassination of Iranian Lieutenant General Qasem Soleimani. The commander of the Quds Force of the [...]

Iraq Insists On Blackwater Case Transfer To International Courts

By Sputnik News. -

Baghdad - Iraqi legislators intend to transfer to international courts and the UN the case of four former Blackwater contractors convicted of killing innocent Iraqi civilians and recently [...]

Empire Update: Afghanistan/Somalia Withdrawal Scam; Trump Weighs WWIII

By Abby Martin, The Empire Files. -

The Empire Update for Nov. 23 covering the Grand Finale of Trump's promise to end the Afghanistan War; what's really behind the Somalia troop withdrawal; US-backed monarchy sparks new potential [...]

UK Moving Bill To Decriminalize War Crimes

By Dan Sabbagh and Heather Stewart, The Guardian. -

Labour has sacked three junior shadow ministers who joined with Jeremy Corbyn and 14 other Socialist Campaign group MPs in breaking the party’s whip by voting against the second reading of a [...]

‘Reducing Troops Not The Same As Ending Wars’

By Brett Wilkins, Commondreams. -

The U.S. military's announcement Wednesday that thousands of troops will soon withdraw from Iraq was met with skepticism by peace activists, who were quick to note that a reduction in troop [...]

Why Our Analyses On Powell And Iraq Matter Today

By Consortium News. -

We are still living with the consequences of the Iraq War brought on, in part, by the testimony of Colin Powell before the UN. Iraq is still an unstable country. Extremist groups such as the [...]

Why Iraqis Hate The US Troops Who Occupy Their Country

By Eric Zuesse, Strategic Culture. -

We invaded their land. We did it on the basis of Bush’s lies that Bush had conclusive evidence that Saddam was six months from a nuclear weapon and had been behind the 9/11 attacks. He blatantly [...]