After The Wars In Iraq, ‘Everything Living Is Dying’

By Lynzy Billing, Inside Climate News. -

As far back as 2005, the United Nations had estimated that Iraq was already littered with several thousand contaminated sites. Five years later, an investigation by The Times, a London-based [...]

I Want To Get Our Rights From The Americans Who Harmed Us

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

On 12 July 2007, two US AH-64 Apache helicopters fired 30-millimetre cannon rounds at a group of Iraqi civilians in New Baghdad. These US Army gunners murdered at least a dozen people, including [...]

Iraq Announces End Of US Combat Mission

By People's Dispatch. -

Iraqi groups expressed dissatisfaction and opposition to the official announcement of the end of the US combat mission in the country on Thursday, December 9, weeks before the deadline of [...]

The Unlearnt Lessons Of 9/11, Twenty Years Out

By Mark Dunlea, Green Education and Legal Fund. -

Twenty years after 9/11, America is less safe, a deeply troubled country, ravaged by COVID, racism, inequality, extreme weather from global warming and political strife. Its political leaders [...]

Axis Of Resistance Responds To Biden’s Aggression

Richard Medhurst: "The Americans have come under attack in numerous places in Iraq and Syria in the last 24 hours. It appears to me, and I think anyone would agree, to be a coordinated move by [...]

Rumsfeld Was Not ‘Controversial’

By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout. -

When word came down yesterday that former Defense Secretary and brazen orchestrator of mass death Donald Rumsfeld had shuffled loose the mortal coil at age 88, CNN and the other networks began to [...]

Biden’s Bombing Of Iraq And Syria Only Serves The Weapons Industry

By Glenn Greenwald, Glenn Greenwald blog. -

For the second time in the five months since he was inaugurated, President Joe Biden on Sunday ordered a U.S. bombing raid on Syria, and for the first time, he also bombed Iraq. The rationale [...]

US Again Bombs Nations On Other Side Of The World In ‘Self-Defense’

By Caitlin Johnstone, Caitlin's Newsletter. -

The US is again illegally bombing nations on the other side of the planet which it has invaded and occupied and branded this murderous aggression as "defensive". "At President Biden's [...]

Five Injured In Rocket Attack On US Airbase In Iraq

By Peoples Dispatch. -

Five people – two foreign contractors and three Iraqi soldiers – were injured on Sunday, April 18 in a rocket attack on an air base near Baghdad, Al Jazeera reported. A total of five rockets hit [...]

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 [...]