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Politics
The former U.S. ambassador's wife at the time, Valerie Plame, was outed as a CIA agent shortly after he spoke out on the Iraq invasion.
U.S. News
The eldest Bush son spoke proudly of his father, praising him as "a diplomat of unmatched skill" and "a gentleman."
Politics
There is more than a little poetic justice in General John Abizaid's proposed posting to Riyadh.
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Kim Jong Un is only the latest authoritarian leader for whom Donald Trump has professed his love and admiration.
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Kim Jong Un is only the latest authoritarian that Donald Trump has professed his admiration for.
Politics
"I used to be okay,” said Hilda Simonian, who regularly suffers from paranoia and flashbacks 20 years after reaching safety in Canada.
Environment
Azzam Alwash helped bring the country's ancient marshlands back from the brink. But he says climate change and water politics are putting the region on edge.
Opinion
Fifteen years after the American invasion promised to unleash Iraqi Kurdistan's oil sector, ordinary Kurds are left with an economic nightmare.
The WorldPost
Iraqis like me want you to remember that the liberation of one city is not the end of ISIS.
The WorldPost
And President Trump’s backhanded condolences and hypocrisy aren’t helping.
Politics
"It’s one step away from God, and it’s one step closer to Saddam Hussein."
Women
This guest post is by LA-based Ayser Salman, Iraqi American author of the upcoming book: "The Wrong End of the Table: An
Politics
Assad’s most recent atrocity is yet another war crime for a man who is no stranger to such abhorrent behavior. Using internationally
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Zainab takes a journey back home to Iraq to explore how life has changed under ISIS occupation and the U.S led invasion. She meets an Iraqi Mother named Um Hanadi – who leads a brigade of men fighting ISIS.
The WorldPost
The operation would tighten the noose around Islamic State’s Iraq stronghold but could inflame sectarian tension in the mainly Sunni region.