Category Archives: Iraq war

President Obama Pulls Out

Saturday, October 22, 2011 President Obama announced on Friday that the last American soldier will redeploy out of Iraq by the end of this year, ending the controversial eight year war that began in 2003 after the 9/11 terrorist attacks … Continue reading

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The Liar in the White House

Wednesday, August 4, 2010 In a speech to disabled U.S. veterans in Atlanta on Monday, President Obama opined that “America’s combat mission in Iraq” would end by the end of August, to be replaced by a mission of “supporting and … Continue reading

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Bush and Blair Struck Deal to Invade Iraq, says Welsh MP

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 Long suspected and finally confirmed, a senior Welsh MP, Elfyn Llwyd, Plaid Cymru’s parliamentary leader, said he has seen a confidential memo which proves George W. Bush and Tony Blair struck a deal to invade Iraq … Continue reading

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U.S. Troops in Iraq Bored, taking Salsa Dancing, Yoga and Martial-Arts Classes

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 As the economy sputters along, trying in vein to shake off the worst recession in history and America taxpayers are forking out $12 billion dollars a month to keep 117,000 combat troops stationed in Iraq, it … Continue reading

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Alan Greenspan: “Iraq war was about oil”

Tuesday, September 15, 2009 Alan Greenspan, the man once regarded as the world’s most powerful banker declared that the Iraq war was ‘largely’ about oil. First appointed by Ronald Reagan in 1987 and retired last year after serving four presidents, … Continue reading

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Iraqi Journalist Muntadhar Al-Zeidi and Shoe Thrower to be Released Today

Monday, September 14, 2009 Muntadhar al-Zeidi, the Iraqi reporter who shot to fame when he threw his shoes at then U.S. president George W. Bush, is set to be released from jail today, according to his lawyer. “I do not … Continue reading

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Iraqi Shoe Thrower to Be Released Early

Saturday, August 29, 2009 Muntadhar al-Zeidi, the Iraqi journalist and folk hero in the Arab world, who was jailed after hurling his shoes at former President George W. Bush, will be released next month after his sentence was reduced for … Continue reading

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