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Senior MP Blasts US for Preventing the Acquisition of S-400 by Iraq

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON, D.C. – A senior member of the Iraqi parliament’s Security and Defense Commission lashed out at the United States for interference in the country’s military issues and purchases, warning of impacts of foreign meddling in Iraq’s defense procurement plans. The Arabic-language Al-Arabi al-Jadid quoted Ali al-Qanimi as saying that the US prevents Iraq’s purchase […]

F-16s Falling Apart: Why Middle-Eastern Nation’s F-16 Fighter Jets Have Been A Complete Catastrophe?

By Mansij Asthana (EAT) – Iraqi Air Force (IQAF) pilots have claimed that their country’s whopping $4.3 billion F-16 fighter jet deal signed with United States aerospace juggernaut Lockheed Martin has been falling apart almost a decade after completion. Just prior to former US President Barack Obama’s decision to withdraw the country’s troops from Iraq, Baghdad in […]

Send in The Clowns For The Circus is in Town

By Edward Curtin – Originally at OffGuardian – Published Aug 24, 2020 FRN Don’t bother, they’re here, already performing in the center ring under the big top owned and operated by The Umbrella People. Trump, Biden, Pence, Harris, and their clownish sidekicks, Pompeo, Michelle Obama, et al., are performing daily under the umbrella’s shadowy protection. For […]

MAJOR: Another US Military Convoy Attacked in Iraq

BAGHDAD – An explosion targeted a US military convoy carrying logistic supplies in Iraq’s north-central province of Salahuddin, the second such incident in less than a week. Citing Iraqi tribal sources, Al-Mayadeen television news network reported that the US military convoy was attacked near the Makshifiyah area on Wednesday. According to Saberin News, the resistance group Ashab […]

MAJOR: Iran Claims General Soleimani Was in Possession of Video, Audio Files of Pentagon-ISIS Talks

TEHRAN – Special Advisor to Iran’s Parliament Speaker for International Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian said that former Commander of the IRGC Quds Force Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani had possessed footages and audio files which prove collaboration between the US military commanders and ISIS terrorists in Iraq. “He (General Soleimani) told me that he was in […]

A Lost Cause? Deep State Deploys Patriot SAMs Near Koniko Gas Field in Eastern Syria

Deir Ez-Zor, Syria – The US-led coalition deployed Patriot missile defense system in areas near Koniko gas field in eastern Deir Ez-Zor in Syria, so-called “opposition” sources reported on Wednesday. The Arabic-language al-Sham channel, close to the opposition forces, reported that the US-led coalition has extended its military presence and bases near Koniko and has […]