Dying Iraq War Veteran’s Open Letter To George Bush & Dick Cheney

To: George W. Bush and Dick Cheney From: Tomas Young I write this letter on the 10th anniversary of the Iraq War on behalf of my fellow Iraq War veterans. I write this letter on behalf of the 4,488 soldiers and Marines who died in Iraq. I write this letter on behalf of the hundreds […]

Chris Kyle Lies Then Dies: Jesse Ventura Connection

by Greg Fernandez Jr Update: Ventura Will Sue Estate Jesse Ventura has a libel suit that is set to go to court sometime around June 2013, according to what Ventura told radio talk show host Alex Jones of Infowars.com in late 2012. In all the media reports I have read about Chris Kyle, not one […]

US report says Iraq ‘rebuilders’ died by hundreds

ShareThis US report says Iraq ‘rebuilders’ died by hundreds —‘Reconstruction’ effort in Iraq cost US taxpayers about $ 62 billion 27 Jul 2012 In the first tally of its kind, a federal investigative agency has calculated that at least 719 people, nearly half of them Americans, were killed working on projects to rebuild Iraq following […]

Justice Department to seek new indictment of Blackwater guards in Iraq shooting

ShareThis Justice Department to seek new indictment of Blackwater guards in Iraq shooting 25 Jul 2012 The Justice Department plans to bring a new indictment against four Blackwater Worldwide guards involved in a 2007 shooting that killed 17 Iraqis. U.S. District Judge Ricardo Urbina had thrown out the case in 2009, but an appeals court […]

Iraq War vet faces 10 years in prison after photographing police

(RT)   A 34-year-old Iraqi War veteran is facing ten years behind bars after photographing police officers in Austin, Texas that he says were mistreating a woman during a routine arrest on New Year’s Eve. Antonio Buehler was pumping gas on December 31, 2011 when he witnessed officers with the Austin Police Department attempt to […]

Two bombings kill 12 in Iraq

ShareThis Two bombings kill 12 in Iraq 25 Jun 2012 Two separate bombings in Iraq have killed twelve people and injured 39, reports say. A car bomb blew up in Hilla, 95 kilometers (60 miles) south of Baghdad, killing eight people and injuring 32 at about 7:45 pm (1645 GMT) on Monday. Also, a roadside […]

New Prosthetics Keep Amputee Soldiers on Active Duty

  (Jason Koebler)   For decades, a soldier’s lost limb meant a life confined to a wheelchair or crutches, and at the very least a discharge from active service. But an increasing number of injuries in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, while horrific, have led by necessity to advancements in prosthetics technology. In fact, some amputee […]

US top court rejects Blackwater Iraq shooting appeal

ShareThis US top court rejects Blackwater Iraq shooting appeal 04 Jun 2012 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal by four Blackwater Worldwide security guards mercenaries who argued prosecutors made improper use of their statements to investigators in charging them with killing 14 Iraqi civilians in 2007. The justices refused to review a […]

Iraq set to auction new oil, gas blocks

ShareThis Mission accomplished! Iraq set to auction new oil, gas blocks 28 may 2012 Iraq will auction 12 new oil and gas exploration blocks this week in a fourth energy bidding round, as it seeks the rapid expansion of a sector vital to its economy US corpora-terrorists. Iraq qualified 47 energy companies, ranging from oil […]

The United Nations and its Conduct during the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq

With US invasion intentions announced, where were the UN voices of moral law and integrity? Where was the outrage? Where was the intervention of the Secretary-General as per his obligations of UN Charter Article 99? Where were the many member states committed to protecting the UN Charter and tenets of international law? Given the forum […]