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Iraq

Is Washington training a rebel army to “Occupy” Syria?
Is the US planning the occupation of Syria by training an unconventional insurgent invasion force?

27.11.2014 12:50

‘Kobani- battle between good and evil’
Presenting the clashes in Kobani as a battle between good and evil where the Kurd good guys are fighting against the fundamentalist Islamists, western media helped the Kobani fighters reach their goals, Firat Demir from the University of Oklahoma told RT.

27.11.2014 12:14

PM’s anti-terror plans ‘not thought through’ – govt legal expert
The QC tasked with reviewing the UK’s anti-terror laws claims Prime Minister David Cameron’s policies were announced without any thought given to their actual implementation.

27.11.2014 09:37

Fugitive terror suspect taunts ‘shoddy’ UK security services on Twitter
A fugitive terror suspect from Britain who skipped bail and fled to Syria amid a string of police blunders has ridiculed the UK's security services online, stating he was able to “breeze through Europe” to join the Islamic State while under investigation.

26.11.2014 17:06

‘Washington, the Hollywood of politics’: story behind Hagel’s exit
Chuck Hagel’s disagreement with Obama’s position on the Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan wars is most likely behind his resignation. The administration didn’t expect him to speak against the White House, former State Department official Matthew Hoh told RT.

26.11.2014 16:50

‘US Defense Secretaries come and go - war machine continues to roll on’
Regardless who is the US Secretary of Defense, there will always be Washington’s basic policy strategy around the desire to control the whole map and use the military to shape the entire world, anti-war activist Eugene Puryear, told RT.

25.11.2014 08:30

​Terror attack on Britain ‘inevitable’ – senior counter-terrorism official
Britain faces an “almost inevitable” terror attack by radicalized fanatics who have recently been “militarized” by the Islamic State (formerly ISIS), top security and police officials warn.

24.11.2014 09:32

​British elite unit carrying out secret missions in Iraq, hundreds of ISIS militants killed
British SAS troops have been conducting secret missions that have killed hundreds of Islamic State militants. Using quad bikes and 4x4’s in Iraq, they have been seeking out enemy forces usually at night, killing up to eight terrorists a day.

23.11.2014 20:54

Kids' crusade: ISIS abducting & indoctrinating children – UN
Islamic State are abducting and brainwashing children into joining their group, says a UN children’s representative. The organization says the militant faction are looking to “foster a new generation of supporters,” amongst young Syrians and Iraqis.

23.11.2014 15:44

Int'l anti-ISIS brigade: Westerners flock to fight for Kurds
People from the US, Canada, the UK, Germany and other western nations are fighting in Syria and Iraq, where Islamic State militants want to create a state of their own. But they're not jihadists – they're going into battle on the side of the Kurds.

23.11.2014 10:15

ISIS hostage John Cantlie ‘accepts fate’ in new propaganda video
Islamic State terrorists have released a new video featuring kidnapped photojournalist John Cantlie, who talks of "accepting his fate" as he criticizes a failed rescue attempt by US forces and Western unwillingness to negotiate.

22.11.2014 09:51

Iraqi dealers confirm ISIS hoarding gold, precious metals to issue currency – report
Islamic State militants are reportedly acquiring gold, silver and other precious metals in a bid to further solidify their control over large swathes of Syrian and Iraqi territory by issuing their own currency, Iraqi metal dealers confirmed to McClatchy.

21.11.2014 16:13