Iraqi Children For Sale

UNICEF:

– An estimated 2 million children in Iraq continue to face threats including poor nutrition, disease and interrupted education.

– Many of the 220,000 displaced children of primary school age had their education interrupted.

– An estimated 760,000 children (17 per cent) did not go to primary schools in […]

US Plays Turkey Against Kurds – Explain That

Iraq Kurdish leader snubs Rice over Turkey raid

ARBIL, Iraq (Reuters) – The president of Iraq‘s semi-autonomous Kurdish region refused to meet U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Tuesday because of Washington‘s tolerance of Turkish military attacks, his prime minister said.

“The United States supervises (Iraq’s) air space, so […]

Bush: ‘What exactly did I say?… I said, deadline?’

Thanks to Mark Silva of The Chicago Tribune Washington Bureau The Swamp

TIRANA, Albania – President Bush, making an historic and effusively praised appearance today in this former communist nation where no sitting American president has been seen before, pledged commitment to Albania’s admission to the expanding North Atlantic Treaty […]