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As UN Fetes Rouhani, Iranian Resistance Vows to Keep Fighting

By David A. Patten

posted on NEWSMAX.COM  Saturday, 24 Sep 2016

Iranian President Hasan Rouhani — who former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman says should be treated as “an international pariah” because his country “has more blood on its hands” than North Korea – has been warmly received by some members of the United Nations this week. 1,890 more words


Islamic State suicide bomber kills six in Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Iraq — A suicide bomber killed six people in western Baghdad on Sunday, an Iraqi security spokesman said, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group. 115 more words

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US forces use white phosphorus munitions in Iraq: Report

Pictures and videos posted online by the Pentagon show US forces in Iraq have used white phosphorus munitions, a chemical weapon that can cause severe burns to civilians. 409 more words

Daily News

The Last Optimist in Baghdad 1



Date: October 6 Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


The Parish Hall

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The Troops Want Out !

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Poll: Majority Of Active-Duty Troops Are Sick And Tired Of Nation-Building Abroad · 2d

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USA troops use white phosphorus in Iraq to ‘obscure’ Kurdish forces

US troops use white phosphorus in Iraq to ‘obscure’ Kurdish forces – newspaper

The US forces are reportedly using white phosphorus munitions against Islamist militants in Iraq, despite widespread perception of the weapon as indiscriminate and able to cause horrific injuries to civilians. 844 more words