Iraq

Iraq is Rearming

Iraq is Rearming

January 25, 2021
In addition to the forced withdrawal of the US military from the country, as demanded by the Iraqi authorities and people, the other most popular topic of recent active discussion among Iraqis is…
Thirty Years Ago: The Gulf War

Thirty Years Ago: The Gulf War

January 21, 2021
Thirty years ago, in the early hours of January 17, 1991, Operation “Desert Storm” began in the Persian Gulf, this war against Iraq opened the sequence of wars after the Cold War. The USA and its…
Ignoring the War Risks of Red Lines

Ignoring the War Risks of Red Lines

December 7, 2020
In early August 1990, Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein invaded and occupied Kuwait and declared it to be his nation's lost 19th province. Said George H. W. Bush, "This will not stand!" Translation: Get o…