Iraq Blog Posts

Iraq's Lost Treasures (the treasure of Nimrud)

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by Places on Oct 17, 2014

You Can't Have It All Ways!

Unlike this country where the President wants things his way or no way Turkey's Erdogan has played it differently. He really wants to be the new Caliph with Turkey as the center of the Caliphate. Like us, he prefers to let others do his fighting whil...
by Dogwalk Musings on Oct 16, 2014

What Will We Do When Baghdad Falls?

We need more than a genie on a flying carpet to get out of this mess.  Baghdad, if you've looked at the latest maps of the IS progression, is surrounded.Despite assuring us Baghdad will not fall, circumstances make that assumption suspect. We kn...
by Dogwalk Musings on Oct 12, 2014

نئی نسل کو تخریب سے بچانے اور تعمیر کی طرف لانے کی ...ضرورت

by My Pakistan on Oct 10, 2014

¿Quién lo dijo? ¿Barack Obama o George W. Bush?

by La Santa Mambisa on Oct 8, 2014

La tercera guerra de Iraq

Por: Ignacio Ramonet El 11 de septiembre pasado –fecha más que simbólica– el presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, se dirigió a la nación para anunciar su nueva estrategia militar contra el Estado Islámico (EI) que, según él, represe...
by La Santa Mambisa on Oct 8, 2014

I Owe Turkey An Apology

Not so long ago I wondered what kind of trade off the Turks made with IS to get their diplomats back.  Whatever it was it worked. The diplomats were freed.Now, they're doing the work we should be doing. Plus they're going to allow foreign units...
by Dogwalk Musings on Oct 3, 2014

ISIS hostage John Cantlie Video 2 aka Breaking Bad Season 6 Episode 2

They are making fun of Obama's military again, really ?Did they look at the US Ifantry's budget and uniforms ?
by KongSauce.net on Oct 1, 2014

Power ~ The Universal Curse

Why is it once one gains power it is so corrupting.  Perhaps it's because it takes corruption to maintain it and without it one becomes just another one of many.We see it in our own government. Elections are no longer to elect people to do the p...
by Dogwalk Musings on Sep 29, 2014

ISIS Canadian member warns NYC will be attacked in NEW VICE News Exclusive Interview

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by KongSauce.net on Sep 27, 2014

Busy Skies Over Iraq

Not to take away anything positive that's being done in the fight against IS, I must say the grand coalition has it's weaknesses.  While growing in numbers daily, they all seem to be doing the same thing.  Bombing in Iraq.  Not Syria.T...
by Dogwalk Musings on Sep 27, 2014

U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq after conducting airstrikes in Syria

U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq after conducting airstrikes in Syria.
by World Affairs on Sep 26, 2014

President Barack Obama meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in New York

President Barack Obama meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi during the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
by World Affairs on Sep 25, 2014

Members of Iran's Revolutionary Guard march during an annual military parade

Members of Iran's Revolutionary Guard march during an annual military parade marking the 34th anniversary of the 1980-1988 war with Iraq at the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini outside Tehran.
by World Affairs on Sep 22, 2014

Mi dovrei preoccupare?

Controllando le stastistiche quotidiane del mio blog sandratognarini.com vedo che oggi ho ricevuto due visite dall’Iraq (dal febbraio 2012 sono quindi in totale quattro). Secondo voi l’ISIS mi tiene d’occhio? Archiviato in:Monologando, Strano&#...
by Parole in Piazza on Sep 19, 2014

The Prophet's Mosque

The Prophet's Mosque...

7 Facts Americans Should Know About ISIS

  Because you cannot trust the Obama Administration’s contradictory and mixed messages on ISIS, here are seven ISIS facts:  1. ISIS Began in the 1990s While the Islamic State may be new to some Americans, as The Atlantic notes, “The grou...
by The Talk Show American on Sep 15, 2014

Secretary of State John Kerry arrives at Cairo to forge a coalition against Islamic State

Secretary of State John Kerry arrives at Cairo International Airport on the latest leg of a regional tour to forge a coalition against Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria. Brendan Smialowski, AFP/Getty Images...
by World Affairs on Sep 14, 2014

Fighting Terrorist with Bombs?The US has been intermittently bombing Iraq since the 1991 First Iraq War. We have just resumed bombing once again.If you do something for 25 years and it still has not solved your problem is it not time to ask whether a...
by Out of the Woods on Sep 14, 2014

Iraq's parliament has approved a new government

Iraq's parliament has approved a new government with Sunni and Kurdish deputy prime ministers, as it seeks to tackle Islamic State (IS) militants who have seized large parts of the country. PM Haidar al-Abadi, a moderate Shia, was asked to form a gov...
by World Affairs on Sep 10, 2014
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