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Trump removing troops from Afghanistan and Iraq is ‘fraught with risk’, Pentagon chief warns

Donald Trump’s formal reduction of troops in Iraq and Afghanistan before the next presidential administration is “fraught with risk”, according to the newly-installed Pentagon chief….

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Iran-Iraq earthquake: 5.0 magnitude tremor hits border region

Quake hit near the city of Īlām, Iran Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/iran-iraq-earthquake-magnitude-tremor-border-region-a9546016.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published…

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The US is eager to leave Iraq soon and the coronavirus pandemic will accelerate it

Exclusive: Former Iraqi PM-designate confirms “the US is planning to leave Iraq in two years from now”, which suggests Iran is poised to do whatever…

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U.S. wages retaliatory strikes against Iran-backed militia in Iraq

The United States waged a series of precision air strikes on Thursday against an Iran-backed militia in Iraq that it blamed for a major rocket…

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Snow falls in Baghdad for first time in more than a decade

This rare phenomenon comes after the country has been rocked by months of protests Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/snow-baghdad-iraq-weather-tahrir-square-protests-a9329976.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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'No, no America': Thousands march in Iraq to demand exit of US forces

Protests come in response to killing of Iranian general by the US Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/iraq-protests-us-troops-moqtada-al-sadr-soleimani-baghdad-a9300256.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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US Commits Acts of War, But No One Is Asking the Hard Questions

Gen. Soleimani was an ally in the fight against ISIS, just as Saddam was an ally against Iran. Why did the U.S. turn against them?…

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The ‘Poverty Draft’ Depends on Keeping Healthcare and Education Out of Reach

The draft might be gone, but not everyone volunteers for the same reasons. Inconsistent access to education, healthcare, or housing means marginalized communities are systemically…

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War Powers Resolution on Iran Is Binding?

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution to prevent Trump from engaging in further hostilities against Iran. It is a mistake to assume that…

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I watched the Iran-Iraq war unfold as a child – now I feel like I'm reliving it

What is happening in Iran now is not simply ‘news’ for us in the diaspora – it’s the repetition of decades-old trauma Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/iran-iraq-crisis-missiles-trump-us-soleimani-killing-a9278386.html Droolin’…

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The Liars that Led Us to War

Two Iraq war veterans explain why Congress has failed to stop the endless wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and say the United States needs to…

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Iran’s supreme leader says missile strike is ‘not enough’

Iran’s supreme leader on Wednesday warned that an attack by Tehran against military bases in Iraq housing American troops was “not enough” of a punishment…

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Will Soleimani’s Assassination Set Back Iraq’s October Revolution?

Soleimani’s killing could open a path for peace if cooler heads prevail, argues professor of Middle East politics Sabah Alnasseri. The post Will Soleimani’s Assassination…

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How Soleimani’s Assassination Violates International Law and Puts Peace Further Out of Reach

Phyllis Bennis says Congress must stop Trump from taking the U.S. to war without any justification or provocation. The post How Soleimani’s Assassination Violates International…

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Trump threatens Iraq with sanctions “like they’ve never seen before” if it asks U.S. to leave

President Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One Sunday the U.S. wouldn’t leave the joint U.S. air base with Iraq “unless they pay us back,”…

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Trump officials tried to stop Iraqi parliament from voting to expel U.S. troops

The Trump administration tried, unsuccessfully, to persuade top Iraqi officials to kill a parliamentary effort to force the U.S. military out of Iraq, according to…

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Pentagon halts fight against ISIS in Iraq amid new threats to bases

The U.S. military on Sunday suspended its operations against remaining elements of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria as troops turn their attention to…

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'Trump will bear full responsibility': Iraq parliament votes to expel US troops as Iran issues dire warnings to White House

‘The response will definitely be military and against military sites,’ says Iranian military official Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/iran-trump-us-suleimani-troops-rouhani-nuclear-deal-a9271131.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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US airstrike hits Iran-backed militia hours after targeted killing of Soleimani, say officials

Iran’s UN ambassador says ‘response a military action is a miltiary action’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/iran-news-war-us-trump-airstrike-iraq-attack-soleimani-latest-a9270001.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Iraqi Protesters Storm the American Embassy in Baghdad — But There’s More to the Story

Tens of thousands of people in Iraq are demonstrating against the government there, the United States, and Iran. York University’s Thabit Abdullah explains that at…

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Everything That Happened in Iran While You Were Sleeping

The U.S. assassinated a high-ranking Iranian official in a targeted airstrike at Baghdad International Airport in Iraq early Friday, local time. The strike killed Qassem…

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