ISRAEL REINFORCES TROOPS NEAR GOLAN HEIGHTS FEARING HEZBOLLAH RETALIATION TO STRIKES ON SYRIA – South Front

The Middle East is rapidly moving towards a new round of confrontation between the US-Israeli bloc and Iranian-led Shiite forces. On July 26, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) deployed M109 Doher howitzers near the separation line with Lebanon. The deployment of howitzers became the latest in a series of broad measures employed by the IDFContinue reading “ISRAEL REINFORCES TROOPS NEAR GOLAN HEIGHTS FEARING HEZBOLLAH RETALIATION TO STRIKES ON SYRIA – South Front”

US Murder of General Soleimani Is a War Crime, UN Special Rapporteur – Syria News

Mrs. Agnes Callamard the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial Killing and Arbitrary Execution speaks about her report on the United States murder of the Iranian top official General Qasim Soleimani in Iraq on the night of the 3rd of January this year. The UN Special Rapporteur also speaks about the Iranian retaliation to the murderContinue reading “US Murder of General Soleimani Is a War Crime, UN Special Rapporteur – Syria News”

Iran Issues ‘Murder and Terrorism’ Arrest Warrant for Trump Over Soleimani Assassination – Global Research

The Iranian government on Monday issued an arrest warrant for U.S. President Donald Trump and recommended that he face “murder and terrorism charges” over the January assassination of Gen. Qasem Soleimani that brought the two nations to the brink of all-out war. Ali al-Qasimehr, Tehran’s top prosecutor, said Iran is also seeking the arrest of 35 other unnamed officials the country believes were involvedContinue reading “Iran Issues ‘Murder and Terrorism’ Arrest Warrant for Trump Over Soleimani Assassination – Global Research”

Iran to sue Trump for General Soleimani assassination – The Syria Times

Tehran Prosecutor Ali Qasi Mehr said Iran through Interpol has ordered arresting 36 US political and military officials, including President Donald Trump, who were involved in the assassination of Lieutenant General Qasem Soleimani. Referring to the measures taken with regard to pursuing General Soleimani’s case, Qasi Mehr said 36 people consisting of American political andContinue reading “Iran to sue Trump for General Soleimani assassination – The Syria Times”

IRAQI SECURITY FORCES RAID KATA’IB HEZBOLLAH HEADQUARTERS, IN ATTEMPT TO PLEASE U.S. – South Front

The raid was the first sign that the government of Iraq’s new prime minister, Mustafa al-Kadhimi, plans to, at least formally, act as if he’s targeting groups that have openly expressed their hostility towards the US. Both Tehran and Washington supported Kadhimi in becoming prime minister in May. It should be reminded that entirely differentContinue reading “IRAQI SECURITY FORCES RAID KATA’IB HEZBOLLAH HEADQUARTERS, IN ATTEMPT TO PLEASE U.S. – South Front”

STRING OF ATTACKS ON US FORCES AND FACILITIES CONTINUES IN IRAQ – South Front

Iraqi-U.S. relations have been witnessing tensions since January 3 when a US drone struck a convoy at Baghdad airport, killing Qassem Soleimani, commander of the Quds Force of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, deputy chief of Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Forces. This attack escalated tensions in the region and led to aContinue reading “STRING OF ATTACKS ON US FORCES AND FACILITIES CONTINUES IN IRAQ – South Front”

The Trump Regime Redeploys ISIS to Iraq – Stephen Lendman

Resurgence of ISIS jihadists in Iraq appears to be part of a US plot to continue permanent occupation. As long as Pentagon troops remain in Iraq, its people will endure endless misery at the hands of a hostile foreign subjugating force. It’s why ending its presence is vital to the nation’s sovereignty, territorial integrity, andContinue reading “The Trump Regime Redeploys ISIS to Iraq – Stephen Lendman”

US Withdrawal from Iraq: Iran Reaps Successes from US Missteps in the Middle East – American Herald Tribune

Trump wanted the assassination of Soleimani to be a game-changer. He ended up reaping the whirlwind: open warfare with Iran’s allies in Iraq instead. The Secretary-General of Hezbollah Sayed Hassan Nasrallah said: “The price of the assassination of Soleimani will be the forced exit of the US troops from Iraq”. This means all US soldiersContinue reading “US Withdrawal from Iraq: Iran Reaps Successes from US Missteps in the Middle East – American Herald Tribune”

A Line in the Sand Is Drawn: The US Military Must Leave Iraq – Global Research

The chaos that Iraq is experiencing today has roots in the 2003 US invasion, which set-up sectarian divisions that have been used to keep the country in turmoil. The US foreign policy is based on creating chaos in Afghanistan, Iraq, Yemen, Libya, Syria, and Lebanon to further the US agenda.  Iraq today stands on theContinue reading “A Line in the Sand Is Drawn: The US Military Must Leave Iraq – Global Research”

The US Assassinated Soleimani and Iran Assassinated the US’s Pride and Image – American Herald Tribune

The cost of the assassination of Soleimani will enter the history books, and confirms the decline of the US empire. A small country with relatively limited military capability challenged and hit a superpower with military forces spread throughout the world. https://ahtribune.com/us/trump-at-war/4093-iran-assassinated-us-image.html

The US Departure from Iraq: For the Resistance, Every American Soldier Is a Legitimate Target – American Herald Tribune

US Ambassador Matthew Tueller has met with caretaker Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi, expressing the will of his country to begin strategic talks with Baghdad. The US did not disclose that the US diplomat informed Mr Abdul-Mahdi about the US intention to pull out forces from Iraq and his request not to be attacked during theContinue reading “The US Departure from Iraq: For the Resistance, Every American Soldier Is a Legitimate Target – American Herald Tribune”

Video: US Deploys Patriot Air Defense Systems in Iraq. Houthis Attack Wahhabi Capital – Global Research

It remains unclear whether Baghdad actually gave its nod of approval to the deployment. However, the US plans to bring Patriot systems to Iraq have not been a secret. Moreover, Washington strictly rejected the demand of the Iraqi government to withdraw forces from the country. The deployment of Patriot systems is a part of theContinue reading “Video: US Deploys Patriot Air Defense Systems in Iraq. Houthis Attack Wahhabi Capital – Global Research”

Iraq’s Hezb Allah: Instead of Leaving, The US is Plotting a Civil War in Iraq – Syria News

Iraq Hezb Allah Brigades (Kata’ib Hezb Allah) revealed that they have ‘information about dubious US movements to achieve suspicious goals, with the participation of an Iraqi security apparatus’. The Brigades added that the plot includes ‘airdrops on military, security and PMU positions with ground support and air support’ which will lead to ‘dangerous repercussions, andContinue reading “Iraq’s Hezb Allah: Instead of Leaving, The US is Plotting a Civil War in Iraq – Syria News”

US to Evacuate Some Bases in Iraq Following Recent Rocket Attacks – 21st Century Wire

Just like in December..US targeted multiple Iraqi People’s Mobilization Units (which the US wrongly labels as “Iranian-backed militia”) sites..As Iraqi PMU forces are fighting ISIS, further evidence suggests that US strikes appear to have aided ISIS militants operating in the area. https://21stcenturywire.com/2020/03/17/us-to-evacuate-some-bases-in-iraq-following-rocket-attacks/

Reviled Pentagon Forces Refuse to Leave Iraq – Stephen Lendman

Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, and other countries are illegally and belligerently occupied by US forces. At war on their people, they refuse to leave, supporting jihadists in the Middle East, Central Asia, North Africa and elsewhere. In Syria, the Trump regime controls northern and southern parts of the country, its illegally established bases used as platformsContinue reading “Reviled Pentagon Forces Refuse to Leave Iraq – Stephen Lendman”

Iraq Military Demands Foreign Forces Swiftly Withdraw Following US Air Raids — Piazza della Carina

The Iraqi military has called for an immediate withdrawal of all American and foreign troops from the country in accordance with a parliamentary resolution passed earlier this year, and in light of a string of airstrikes carried out by the United States against multiple locations of the Popular Mobilization Units (PMU), better known by the […]Continue reading “Iraq Military Demands Foreign Forces Swiftly Withdraw Following US Air Raids — Piazza della Carina”

US Occupation and War on Iraq – Stephen Lendman

The Pentagon used Iraqi airspace to terror-bomb sites in the country days earlier, killing members of the popular mobilization group Kata’ib Hezbollah that’s connected to the country’s military. Police and civilians were also killed, many others injured. The strikes came in response to a rocket attack on the Pentagon’s Camp Taji, one of numerous USContinue reading “US Occupation and War on Iraq – Stephen Lendman”

Two Americans, Briton killed in attack (using Katyusha rockets, similar to when US/UK/Israel proxy ISIS used them to kill the US contractor that was then used to blame “Iranian militias”) on base housing US troops near Baghdad: Report – Press TV

Two Americans and a British personnel are killed after over a dozen Katyusha rockets hit a military base housing American troops near the Iraqi capital Baghdad, a report says. Citing two unnamed US officials, Reuters reported that based on preliminary information, about a dozen coalition members had also been injured in the Wednesday attack against Iraq’s Taji military camp, locatedContinue reading “Two Americans, Briton killed in attack (using Katyusha rockets, similar to when US/UK/Israel proxy ISIS used them to kill the US contractor that was then used to blame “Iranian militias”) on base housing US troops near Baghdad: Report – Press TV”

The Axis of Resistance Holds Firm as Washington Faces Retreat – Global Research

Washington is losing in Syria and knows it is losing but, as a senior Syrian General told me late last year, they want to prolong the game and make the Syrian people suffer. They want the world to see the price of resistance. Yet they are retreating, as they maintain bold words. https://www.globalresearch.ca/axis-resistance-holds-firm-washington-faces-retreat-professor-tim-andersons-assessment-syria-today/5704167

The Martyr Qassem Soleimani Achieves Even More than the Major General Did – AHT

The path of the “Axis of the Resistance” seems unstoppable notwithstanding Major General Soleimani’s assassination. The birth of a new resistance in the north-east of Syria, in al Hasaka province, indicates a spontaneous new approach that the “Axis of the Resistance” can build upon. The fertile ground in the Syrian village of Khirbet Ammo fosteredContinue reading “The Martyr Qassem Soleimani Achieves Even More than the Major General Did – AHT”

Sayyed Nasrallah suggests boycotting US goods in response to sanctions – The Syria Times

Secretary General of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah has affirmed that the United States’ tyrant has left the peoples of the region no choice but to carry guns to fight it.  http://syriatimes.sy/index.php/news/regional/46859-sayyed-nasrallah-suggests-boycotting-us-goods-in-response-to-sanctions

Thousands of Iranians mark 40th day after Lt. Gen. Soleimani’s martyrdom – Press TV

Thousands of Iranians gather at Tehran’s iconic Imam Khomeini Grand Prayer Grounds (Mosalla) to mark 40 days since the martyrdom of senior Iranian anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani and his companions in an airstrike by terrorist US forces outside Baghdad International Airport. https://www.presstv.com/Detail/2020/02/13/618590/Iran-General-Soleimani-mourning-ceremony-Tehran

Iraqis gather to honor Iran’s Lt. Gen. Soleimani, PMU’s deputy cmdr. Muhandis – Press TV

People in Iraq have held a ceremony near Baghdad International Airport to commemorate the 40th day after martyrdom of Iran’s top anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the second-in-command of Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Units (PMU). The ceremony was held on Thursday at the site of a drone attack just outside the airportContinue reading “Iraqis gather to honor Iran’s Lt. Gen. Soleimani, PMU’s deputy cmdr. Muhandis – Press TV”