Justifying terror with counter terrorism.

by Jessica Purkiss on 14-09-2014

In political discourse, the term terrorism is far more useful when it remains undefined- for throughout decades it has been manipulated and molded to delegitimize the opposition. The guilty "terrorist" may change but the aim remains the same.

Allow powers in the region to compete and balance against each other. When that fails, intervene with as little force and risk as possible. For example, the conflict between Iran and Iraq canceled out two rising powers until the war ended. Then Iraq invaded Kuwait and threatened to overturn the balance of power in the region. The result was Desert Storm.

Abadi is an Iranian victory

by Hussain Abdul-Hussain on 07-09-2014

The third consecutive Dawa Party official in 11 years is about to become Iraq's premier, a triumph of diplomacy for Qassem Soleimani

Eviction of the Iranian regime from Iraq, specifically prohibiting the supply of any further military and arms to Iraq, in clear violation of UN resolutions.

Iran Sends 3 Attack Planes to Iraqi Government

by The Newyork Times on 10-07-2014

Delivery of the Su-25 aircraft, which American officials said had already conducted missions in western and northern Iraq, is the latest step Iran has taken

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The BRussells Tribunal is independent and wants to remain independent.

The BRussells Tribunal is an activist think tank and peace organisation with a special focus on Iraq. Read more...

Killed 28 civilians and seven others were injured as a result of government air raid targeted homes ...


AMSI condemned this action, and sees it as a step of incremental steps being taken to the ...


All this makes the current war a preventive one, which international law tends to consider ...