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The Latest and Most Reckless US Imperial Act
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The Latest and Most Reckless US Imperial Act
January 21, 2020

Of all the preposterous assertions made since the drone assassination of Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad on Jan. 3, the prize for bottomless ignorance must go to the bottomlessly ignorant Mike Pompeo.

17 Years After ‘Liberation,’ Iraq Again Designated US ‘Enemy’
January 18, 2020

After the Iraqi parliament vote to end US troop presence, the US is in no mood to discuss abiding by the wishes of the Iraqi government. When Prime Minister Mahdi called Pompeo to discuss terms for US withdrawal, the Trump Administration threatened to seize billions of Iraqi dollars held in the New York Federal Reserve Bank…and to again put Iraq under sanctions. 17 years of war and we’re back to square one.

17 Years After ‘Liberation,’ Iraq Again Designated US ‘Enemy’
US to Iraq: ‘Vote All You Want, We’re Not Leaving!’
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US to Iraq: ‘Vote All You Want, We’re Not Leaving!’
January 16, 2020

End the military occupation of the Middle East, end foreign military aid, stop using the CIA to overthrow governments. Allow Americans to travel and do business in any country they wish. Lead by example and demonstrate how free markets and peace benefit all.

What’s the Point of NATO If You Are Not Prepared to Use It Against Iran?
January 16, 2020

Sending soldiers into unstable places to do unnecessary things as part of a non-existent strategy should not sit well with Americans, Phil Giraldi writes.

What’s the Point of NATO If You Are Not Prepared to Use It Against Iran?
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NATO Flounders in the Middle East
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NATO Flounders in the Middle East
January 14, 2020

Nato is floundering in the Middle East, and the best thing it could do would be to withdraw its military forces from the region.

How the US Runs Iraq
January 13, 2020

What ever happened to Iraq? Is it not an independent country with a democratic government thanks to the 2003 US invasion? So says Washington.

How the US Runs Iraq
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Who Are the Winners From America’s Destruction of Iraq and War Against Iran?
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Who Are the Winners From America’s Destruction of Iraq and War Against Iran?
January 11, 2020

They are the owners of U.S.-and-allied international oil and gas corporations, and the owners of U.S.-based armaments-firms such as General Dynamics, Eric Zuesse writes.

Deep Breaths as We Go From Crisis to Status Quo
January 11, 2020

The current commander-in-chief is likely to start a war? He’s the only recent president who hasn’t.

Deep Breaths as We Go From Crisis to Status Quo
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