COVID-19 Depression: Trump Needs a War – Global Research

Considering Trump had zero reluctance to murder Soleimani in high-tech mob boss fashion, it is entirely possible he will go after Iran’s expeditionary Quds force commander Esmail Ghaani. He is scheduled for a meeting in Baghdad this week. “Ghaani is hoping to unite the Shia factions, and the visit is seen as a test ofContinue reading “COVID-19 Depression: Trump Needs a War – Global Research”

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”

Trump Regime Plotting More War in Iraq? – Stephen Lendman

Will the Trump regime take advantage of Americans focused solely on COVID-19’s effects on their lives and welfare to escalate war in Iraq, perhaps Syria, and elsewhere? Will it transfer more of the nation’s wealth to military, industrial, security interests from ordinary Americans both right wings of the one-party state are indifferent toward? https://stephenlendman.org/2020/03/trump-regime-plotting-more-war-in-iraq/

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”

Pompeo and Netanyahu Paved a Path to War with Iran, and They’re Pushing Trump Again – Global Research

as before, the key factors driving the belligerence are not outraged Iraqi militia leaders or their allies in Iran, but Trump’s secretary of state, Pompeo, &..Netanyahu, who has long sought to draw the US into a military confrontation with Iran. https://www.globalresearch.ca/pompeo-netanyahu-war-iran-pushing-trump-again/5707142

Iraqi Politics in a Storm, Heading Towards Instability and Chaos – Global Research

If al-Zarfi comes to power, the stability of Iraq will be shaken, and partition will be back on the table. An era of instability can be expected in Mesopotamia under an Iraqi prime minister considered to be an ally of the US, particularly following the assassination of Qassem Soleimani. https://www.globalresearch.ca/iraqi-politics-storm-heading-towards-instability-chaos/5706838

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”

Pence and Pompeo at AIPAC – Stephen Lendman

Pence & Pompeo represent the worst of what imperial arrogance is all about — the former an extremist, war-mongering/hate-mongering politician, the latter a street thug masquerading as a diplomat. They, other hardliners infesting the Trump regime, & DJT are at war on humanity at home & abroad. https://stephenlendman.org/2020/03/pence-and-pompeo-at-aipac/

US Gov Increasingly Floating ‘Truce’ Talks w/ Idlib Extremists, Turkey Turns To NATO & #FreeAssange — The Last American Vagabond

Welcome to The Daily Wrap Up, a concise show dedicated to bringing you the most relevant independent news, as we see it, from the last 24 hours (2/28/19). 54 more words US Gov Increasingly Floating ‘Truce’ Talks w/ Idlib Extremists, Turkey Turns To NATO & #FreeAssange — The Last American Vagabond

Are Russia and Turkey on a collision course? – The Saker

The murder of the Iranian hero-martyr General Soleimani created a situation in which a war between Iran and the Axis of Kindness (USA/Israel/KSA) became a real possibility but, at the very last minute, Uncle Shmuel decided that he had no stomach for a full-scale war against Iran.  Wise decision. This, however, does not at allContinue reading “Are Russia and Turkey on a collision course? – The Saker”

Operation Barbarossa II: Some Further Thoughts – NEO

There is now strong evidence that the ISIS leader al Baghdadi is in fact an Israeli citizen. If true, it would help explain why ISIS, for all its professed Islamic ideals, has never in fact attacked or even threatened the State of Israel. https://journal-neo.org/2020/02/21/operation-barbarossa-ii-some-further-thoughts/

Rouhani: US presence in the region is the main cause of destabilization – The Syria Times

Tehran, (ST) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani affirmed that the presence of the American occupation forces in Syria is illegal, as it contradicts the will of the Syrian state, pointing out that the American presence and the approach followed by Washington in the region are the main reason for destabilizing its security. http://syriatimes.sy/index.php/news/regional/47023-rouhani-us-presence-in-the-region-is-the-main-cause-of-destabilization

The Allies and Missiles Make Iran Invulnerable to the US Threats – AHT

Democracy has never been the real issue: western-provoked wars can be understood as motivated by self-interest and the quest for dominance. But attempts to overthrow regimes are always publicly justified by the West in the name of freedom and democracy. https://ahtribune.com/world/north-africa-south-west-asia/iran/3899-the-allies-and-missiles.html

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 Persian Gulf Standoff – Dissident Voice

Since 9/11, the Death Star’s budget has more than doubled, without a shred of threat to warrant it. Meanwhile, U.S. debt has quadrupled during the same span. The numbers keep adding up, and up, and up. https://dissidentvoice.org/2020/02/the-persian-gulf-standoff/

Bahrain and Palestine: At the Heart and Front of the Struggle Against US and Zionist Occupation – AHT

A Bahraini man Monday was sentenced three years for burning the flag of the illegal Zionist entity at an anti-’Israel’ demonstration last May. Bahrain, through history and in its present, is truly emblematic of, as Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in a February 16th speech, ‘a treachery platform conspiring against the Palestinian cause.” For this reason,Continue reading “Bahrain and Palestine: At the Heart and Front of the Struggle Against US and Zionist Occupation – AHT”

HEZBOLLAH UNVEILS GIANT SOLEIMANI STATUE NEAR BORDER WITH ISRAEL — Uprootedpalestinians’s Blog

South Front On February 15, Hezbollah unveiled a giant statue of Iran’s top commander Qassem Soleimani, who was assassinated in January in a US airstrike, was unveiled in southern Lebanon, near the border with Israel. The figure of the killed Quds Force leader was put up in the border village of Maroun al-Ras. It became […]Continue reading “HEZBOLLAH UNVEILS GIANT SOLEIMANI STATUE NEAR BORDER WITH ISRAEL — Uprootedpalestinians’s Blog”

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

Iran’s Judiciary chief says judges seriously pursuing Gen. Soleimani assassination – Press TV

US terrorists assassinated General Soleimani, the commander of the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), along with Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, deputy head of Iraq’s Hashd al-Sha’abi, and their companions by targeting their vehicle outside the Baghdad International Airport on January 3. The cowardly act of terror was carried out under the directionContinue reading “Iran’s Judiciary chief says judges seriously pursuing Gen. Soleimani assassination – Press TV”