'Prince of Darkness' Disowns Iraq's Tragedy

by Ramzy Baroud on 13-07-2014

Richard Perle is in no mood to accept any responsibility for Iraqís protracted tragedy, and in so doing he is behaving the same way as Barack Obama's administration.

Iraqis are once again being made irrelevant in a war of spin as the Western media manipulates fact and narrative to support US action in Iraq, writes Ross Caputi.

"Iraq" Is Still Arabic For "Vietnam"

by Ira Chernus on 21-06-2014

One must wonder whether Obama has told Maliki in private what JFK told Diem: U.S. troops would not actually be doing the fighting; we would only send military aid and advisors. Nevertheless, the U.S. would "expect to share in the decision-making process in the political, economic, and military fields." Looking back to Vietnam and ahead to Iraq, one can only say again, "Lotsa luck, buddy." - See more at: http://hnn.us/blog/153386#sthash.9vqjgmUx.dpuf

Itís clear that things that the Bush administration did ó in my mind, at least, itís clear that some of the things they did were war crimes."

The United States recently sent a small number of special forces soldiers to Jordan to train with counterparts from Iraq and Jordan, a new step in the Obama administration's effort to help Baghdad stamp out a resurgent al Qaeda threat, a U.S. defense official said on Friday.

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