Monday, June 18, 2018

Iraqi Army Claims Victory over So-Called Islamic Caliphate in Mosul

Iraq’s army on Thursday declared an end to the so-called Islamic caliphate, as the U.S.-backed coalition captured the ruins of the Grand al-Nuri Mosque...

U.S.-Backed Iraqi Army Kills 81 Civilians in Strike on Mosul

In international news, Iraq’s military has admitted its forces bombed a school in western Mosul in an attack on May 4 that left scores...

US Airstrikes Killed 230 Civilians in Iraq’s Assyrian Headquarters Overnight

As the US airstrikes in the Iraqi city of Mosul are increasingly concentrated around densely populated neighborhoods in the city’s west, the death toll...

U.S. Military Launchs Fight to Retake Western Mosul in Iraq

In Iraq, U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched a campaign to retake western Mosul from ISIS on Sunday, as the U.S. increased airstrikes against the militants...

CIA Interrogator: At Time of U.S. Invasion, Saddam Hussein Was Focused on Writing Novels,...

Ten years ago this week, on December 30, 2006, former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was executed. Hussein was toppled soon after the U.S. invasion...

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Trump Cancels North Korea Summit, Saying U.S. Stands Ready to Attack

President Trump has canceled plans for a June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to be held in Singapore. In a letter...

Royal Wedding Celebrates Black Culture, But U.K. Gov’t Has Been Targeting Black Immigrants for...

While the royal wedding has been heralded for celebrating black culture, the British government is facing ongoing scrutiny for hostile immigration policies that have...