August 20, 2018
Salem-News.com (Jun-12-2014 15:03)
Iraq Now Open to U.S Airstrikes Against ISIS JihadistsSalem-News.com
The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, which wants to establish an Islamic caliphate, or state, in the region.
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As radical Islamist militants surged through Iraq -- and threatened its capital -- U.S. President Barack Obama conceded the turbulent situation demanded significant assistance immediately and over the long-term for the Baghdad-based central government.
Salem-News.com (Jun-10-2014 08:34)
Iraq in State of Emergency After Militants Take Over MosulSalem-News.com
About 150,000 people are believed to have fled the city.
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Iraq's prime minister has asked parliament to declare a state of emergency after Islamist militants effectively took control of Mosul.
Salem-News.com (Jun-07-2014 08:06)
Hundreds of Students, Staff Held Hostage as Gunmen Storm Iraqi UniversitySalem-News.com
The incident is now over and the hostages have been released, and the gunmen have run-off.
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After fighting their way past the guards, the militants managed to break into Anbar University in the provincial capital Ramadi overnight and planted bombs behind them to prevent security forces from advancing.
Salem-News.com (Apr-29-2014 19:53)
``US seeks to destabilize Muslim nations`` (VIDEO)Salem-News.com
Press TV has interviewed Tim King, editor of Salem-news.com to discuss the situation of Iraq since the US-led invasion of the country in 2003.
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Press TV: Now, we are seeing a lot of bloodshed. This month alone, over 500 casualties, deaths that is, as a result of terrorist attacks on Iraqi soil. How do you see terrorism basically, impeding Iraq’s progress towards democracy?
Salem-News.com (Mar-17-2014 10:22)
You Want the Truth? You Don`t Deserve the Truth, According to Mainstream MediaJoe Clifford Salem-News.com
We have spent $20 billion pouring weapons and arms into propping up the Malaki government in Iraq which is more than 5 times the amount dedicated to finding a cure for cancer. Make sense? Did you know this?
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One of the most significant changes in the US in recent times is our inability to see things from another perspective. Take the Ukraine and Crimea.
Salem-News.com (Mar-07-2014 12:26)
Baghdad CentralProf. Neve Gordon for Salem-News.com
Center-staging the calamities of collaboration, Elliott Colla’s noir thriller exposes the moral and strategic failures of military occupation.
Without networks of collaborators conscripted from among the ranks of the insurgency, sustained military occupations are unthinkable. Yet, no one likes to talk about collaborators—it is an unpleasant subject because collaborators are about as loved by their handlers as they are by the communities they betray.
Salem-News.com (Feb-13-2014 18:52)
LaVena Johnson: Army Still Calls Grisly Rape and Murder `Suicide`Tim King Salem-News.com
LaVena's father had to seek Congressional intervention just to receive the details of the death investigation.
"My daughter was raped, beaten, murdered, set on fire, then they tried to burn the tent down with her body in it." John Johnson, father of LaVena, should never have had to say those words. His daughter suffered greatly before dying.
Salem-News.com (Feb-05-2014 14:17)
Iraq Vets` Amazing Cross Country Trek to CaliforniaKatharine Russ Special to Salem-News.com
Both Voss and Anderson served in the Army, and both have been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
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Two Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) veterans have followed the footsteps of a small handful of veterans who have ‘taken to the open road’ to raise money for respective veterans organizations and to help people understand the scores of issues that plague veterans as they try to readjust to life back home.
Salem-News.com (Jan-30-2014 11:27)
Iraqi Government Threatens Action Against Kurds as Oil Exports Set to BeginNick Cunningham for Salem-News.com
The conflict escalated when Baghdad followed through on Maliki's threat.
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Iraq's Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs firmly stated the central government will take action, "including fiscal measures," if Kurdistan begins exporting oil without coming to an agreement with Baghdad.
Salem-News.com (Jan-21-2014 21:54)
An Open Letter to Soldiers with `Mental Health` IssuesRobert J. Burrowes Salem-News.com
You stand at the fork of two paths...
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Are you a soldier or veteran who is supposed to have a 'mental health' issue such as anxiety, depression, schizophrenia or PTSD? If you are, then I have some suggestions for you to consider.