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The Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand in the Theft of Iraqi and Syrian Oil
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The Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand in the Theft of Iraqi and Syrian Oil
December 11, 2019

The outsized role of U.S. Israel lobby operatives in abetting the theft of Syrian and Iraqi oil reveals how this powerful lobby also facilitates more covert aspects of U.S.-Israeli cooperation and the implementation of policies that favor Israel.

Human Rights and Hypocrisy in the White House and Congress
December 3, 2019

There has been no criticism from the White House or Congress concerning the killing of hundreds of Iraqis by their own government’s troops. Why?

Human Rights and Hypocrisy in the White House and Congress
Society
Will the ICC Prosecute Perpetrators of the ‘War on Terror’?
Security
Will the ICC Prosecute Perpetrators of the ‘War on Terror’?
November 30, 2019

The “war on terror” has been characterised by two main factors – perpetual aggression and extended impunity for the perpetrators, Ramona Wadi writes.

Iran May Be the Only Winner in Iraq
November 28, 2019

If you blunder around the world breaking countries that you know little about, you will wind up with up doing more damage to yourself.

Iran May Be the Only Winner in Iraq
World
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Reports of War Crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan Highlight the Failures of Both Wars
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Reports of War Crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan Highlight the Failures of Both Wars
November 22, 2019

Those who may have committed war crimes in these conflicts have been investigated, even if they were not prosecuted. It would be good if those responsible for these doomed military forays should also be held responsible for their actions.

Iraq: Is This What ‘Winning’ Looks Like?
November 18, 2019

For ordinary Iraqis, their ‘liberation’ turned out to be a purgatory, with a corrupt authoritarian elite at the helm.

Iraq: Is This What ‘Winning’ Looks Like?
Editor's Сhoice
Is the Middle East Beginning a Self-Correction?
World
Is the Middle East Beginning a Self-Correction?
November 18, 2019

What is driving the sudden focus on ‘the flawed system’ in Lebanon is simply hard reality, Alastair Crooke writes.

Plundering Iraq
November 17, 2019

Today, Iraq is far worse off than during the days of Saddam Hussein. It is being plundered and exploited while its people suffer. So much for ‘liberation.’

Plundering Iraq
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