Watch: 'Liberal Media Darling' George W. Bush Confronted By Iraq Veteran
Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News,
An Iraq veteran gave George W. Bush a stark reminder this past weekend that although he’s now a liberal media darling,...
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The Gilgamesh Dream Tablet contains a part of the 'Epic of Gilgamesh,' one of the world's oldest pieces of literature.
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The Gilgamesh Dream Tablet, a portion of the 'Epic of Gilgamesh, is...
General Soleimani, the former commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force, along with al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iraq's Hashd al-Shaabi, was killed in a US targeted drone strike at Baghdad International Airport in...
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George W. Bush was confronted by Iraq War veteran Mike Prysner, while he was speaking at an event in Beverly Hills over the weekend.
Prysner is currently a socialist activist and member of the communist ANSWER coalition. He started screaming at...
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Baker Hughes Company BKR has entered into an agreement with state-owned South Gas Company for developing a new project in Iraq, according to the oil ministry.The agreement is meant for capturing 200 million cubic feet per day of flared gas that will...
The United States will formally return an illegally imported 3,500-year-old tablet recounting the epic of Gilgamesh to Iraq this week, the United Nations' cultural body UNESCO announced Monday.
The ancient tablet, which a wealthy US collector had...
Iraq War, Middle East
Over time, however, the replacement of Saddam Hussein could have had major effects on both sides of the Washington-Baghdad relationship.
Here's What You Need to Remember: Conceivably, the rise of an Iraqi...
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Beau Biden is, by all rights, the man of the family who should have one day become president. In fact, until his premature death from glioblastoma, the Iraq War veteran and Delaware attorney general seemed much more likely to reach the White House...
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The Gilgamesh Dream Tablet - one of the oldest surviving literary works in history - is to be returned to Iraq by the United States later this week, the UN agency for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO), said on Monday.
As usual, after World War I, victors plundered losers, especially the German one. The victors demanded the payment of huge reparations; under one plan, German payments would have continued until 1988. This scheme turned out catastrophically,...
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Dov S. Zakheim
Just as the split over Iraq healed relatively quickly, so too will this crisis pass.
Australia’s cancellation of its purchase of twelve French Shortfin Barracuda-class diesel-electric attack submarines—in favor of a new...
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The Major Beneficiary Of The Afghanistan Crisis
Via Global Risk Insights,
Assertive Foreign Policy proves Costly
It is clear that the post-Cold War order is shifting. The costly wars of Afghanistan and Iraq are calling into question...
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According to the Costs of War Project, the wars launched by the United States following 9/11 have killed an estimated 929,000 people in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Syria, Yemen and elsewhere. The true death toll may never be known, but the vast...
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The ongoing agonies of the Iraq War provide a dramatic context for political outrage.
United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.
AP Photo/Markus Schreiber
An NGO worker who said she was raped by a UN staffer was asked by investigators how much she drank.
The incident took place after a Baghdad hotel party in 2016, The Cut...
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Seth J. Frantzman
Iran, Middle East
Iranian drone threats and the use of Iranian drones by groups in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, and Yemen have become a feature of the Middle East in recent years.
Israel’s Defense Minister Benny Gantz warned on...
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Memories of 9/11 and the run-up to the Iraq War, plus shaming the guilty