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Iraq: America’s Other “Longest War”

Iraq: America’s Other “Longest War”

  By Thomas L Knapp As the calendar prepared to flip from 2019 to 2020, protesters stormed the US embassy in Baghdad.  As I write this, the action — a response to US airstrikes in Iraq and Syria which killed at least 25 and wounded more than 50 — hasn’t yet become a reprise of […]

Head of Iran Quds Force Qassem Soleimani Killed in Baghdad Strike

Head of Iran Quds Force Qassem Soleimani Killed in Baghdad Strike

    BY MELANIE SUN AND MIMI NGUYEN LY The Iranian regime’s top military, Qassem Soleimani, has been killed following reports at least three Katyusha rocket strikes on Iraqi military base and drone strikes near Baghdad International Airport early Friday morning. Iraqi TV and three Iraqi officials officials confirmed that Soleimani, who is the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force […]

Another ISIS Attack Kills 125 In Central Baghdad [VIDEO]

Another ISIS Attack Kills 125 In Central Baghdad [VIDEO]

The Islamic State took credit for a massive explosion in a Baghdad marketplace Saturday night that killed at least 125 people and wounded more than 150, salve celebrating a third deadly attack on civilians in a third country in the past few days. A car bomb exploded on a busy street in the heart of […]