Thursday, December 12, 2019

Tag: Iraq

Trump Signs New Executive Order Banning Travelers...

President Donald Trump signed a revised version of his executive order barring immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and Africa on...

Boko Haram Leader to Donald Trump ‘We...

Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram has reacted to the election of Donald Trump as the United States presidency...

Radical Islamic Group: ISIS Hacks Kingstown, St...

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent—The St. Vincent and the Grenadines government is taking steps to get its website back up and running after it was hacked...

How Can We Police the World When...

It’s hard to watch the United States once again step into its role as the world’s policeman, weighing our options as we start talking...

Obama Sends Troops Into Iraq to Protect...

President Obama has made significant moves on both the foreign and domestic fronts, sending 275 troops to Iraq to protect the U.S. Embassy and...

As Chicago Pushes to Host Obama Library,...

As the jockeying between Chicago, New York and Honolulu heats up to be the home of the Barack Obama presidential library, commentators are already...

6 Countries that Dislike America The Most...

If you ask the average American why America is hated by other countries, what you are most likely to hear is a veiled view...

Memory of Iraq War Vote Lingers Over...

President Barack Obama has acknowledged that he faces an uphill battle to win congressional backing for a military strike against Syria. As the unpredictable debate...

Iran Warns US: Strikes on Syria Will...

Iran’s leaders continue to warn against a possible U.S.-led military strike on Syria in the wake of an alleged chemical weapons attack by President...

Arab Allies Refuse to Support US Attack...

As the Western drum beats war threats against Syria, the Obama administration is having difficulty convincing its Arab allies to publicly support military intervention. According...

Poverty in Uganda Leads to Human Trafficking,...

An estimated 250 Ugandans annually end up stranded abroad with human trafficking rings, a police report says. Ugandan youths are trafficked to countries like China,...

America Helped Saddam in Chemical Weapons Attack...

President Obama and other Western European leaders are considering military action in response to alleged chemical strikes near Damascus. However in just about a...

Female Genital Mutilation: Still Widely Practiced in...

A new U.N. report says although genital cutting is on the decline, female genital mutilation remains "almost universal" in some countries in the Middle...

Iraqi Shiites Threaten to Join Fight in...

Thousands of Shiite Muslims from Iraq and beyond will take up arms against Sunni al-Qaida "savages" in Syria, if fellow Shiites or their shrines...

At Least 65 People Killed in Iraq...

Here is a look at the deadliest attacks in Iraq since the withdrawal of U.S. troops on Dec. 18, 2011: — Mar. 18, 2013: A...

American Death Toll in Afghanistan Reaches 2,000

The American death toll in the country’s long-running military conflict in Afghanistan has reached 2,000 following the killing of a U.S. service member and...