You have to wonder why the U.S. media is not covering the next attack on Fallujah. The foreign press is covering it, the remaining residents are aware of the upcoming U.S. assault, hell, even the police and Iraqi military in Fallujah are aware of it. So again, why is the U.S. media ignoring […]
Obama meets with Afghan president
Obama meets with Afghan President Hamid Karzai Sen. Barack Obama chows down with U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Obama has said part of his strategy is “taking the fight to al Qaeda in Afghanistan” KABUL, Afghanistan (CNN) — U.S. presidential hopeful Barack Obama met with Afghan President […]
Bush must have shared his formula with Maliki for buying time. Maliki has decided that cash payments will appease the stomach turning mess that resulted from King George’s folly. Maliki has to face the music by himself pretty soon. […]
Iraq will not allow its territory to be used to attack Iran, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maliki has said during a visit to Tehran.
He was speaking after meeting Iran’s foreign minister and is later due to meet President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
The role of the US in Iraq is high on […]
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 […]
Congress should take Maliki’s suggestion on this one and kick Balckwater out of Iraq. Not only should they be kicked out of Iraq but Blackwater’s recent contract of $92 million should be taken away. Blackwater is a private mercenary army that has no business working with or representing the U.S. anywhere in the […]
It appears that the Iraqi government is again saying that they are ready for us to go. They also note that pulling troops out would not have a effect on their security.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraq’s government on Tuesday welcomed long-awaited testimony to Congress by the U.S. commander in Iraq and said it […]
AL-ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AFP) — US President George W. Bush paid a surprise visit to Iraq on Monday for a “war council” meeting ahead of a crucial report to Congress ….
The trip coincided with the withdrawal of British troops from their last base in the southern city of Basra amid […]
Today, the National Intelligence Council released an unclassified summary of the most recent National Intelligence Estimate on Iraq. The report paints a grim picture of the political and security situation in Iraq and is at odds with the President’s assessment.
BossKitty says: Regardless of all the official and unofficial reports gushing in, […]
It appears that we are moving one step closer to a war with Iran. While Karzai and Maliki are trying to set up relations with their neighbor Iran, Bush is adding fuel to the war fire. This will be the first time this type of action will be taken against a foreign government […]