Iraq

Corruption Rampant In Iraq Contracts With US Suppliers

March 14, 2010

“Investigators looking into corruption involving reconstruction in Iraq say they have opened more than 50 new cases in six months by scrutinizing large cash transactions — involving banks, land deals, loan payments, casinos and even plastic surgery — made by some of the Americans involved in the nearly $150 billion program. Some of the cases […]

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Iraq Rebranded. Iraqi Freedom Is Now New Dawn

February 19, 2010

I wish the US military would stop coming up with these Orwellian names to paste on our excursions. All marketing. Pure and simple. From ABC News Has the government fallen victim to Twilight hysteria? Parse together the titles of Twilight: New Moon and Twilight: Breaking Dawn and you have the name the Obama administration wants […]

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Great HUD Footage

February 17, 2010

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M198 Fire Mission, Iraq

February 14, 2010

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Joint Direct Attack Munition In Iraq

January 9, 2010

These videos are a good example of the state of the art of warfare. I have to really search for the videos that don’t have heavy metal or Toby Keith music, because then it becomes an exercise in glorifying war. We don’t glorify war here. We comment on it, honor veterans, and retell the history […]

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Obama’s Epic Failure To Enact Real Change In Regards To Afghanistan, Iraq, and Guantanamo. And For That Matter, In Health Care And Financial Reform.

December 13, 2009

When Barack Obama’s marketing team came up with Hope as its mission statement, its tagline, its campaign slogan, I was hoping and voting for just that. Didn’t happen. In fact, what little Honeymoon Obama had has all been squandered and once again, an electorate that was for a moment on the same page is now […]

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Jordan Shay E4 Died Today In Iraq

September 4, 2009

A 22-year-old Amesbury soldier was killed this week on his second tour of duty in Iraq, town officials said. Jordan Shay, an E4 leader in an attack company assigned to the 5th Battalion of the 20th Infantry regiment, was killed Tuesday, said Kristen LaRue, director of veterans services. Details about how Shay was killed have […]

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Intense Footage As Pilot Fights To Evade SAMs In Iraq.

July 29, 2009

Listen at the end as the pilots struggles against high G turns. Related Posts:Great HUD FootageThe US Was The Midwife Of ISIS.Please Neocons. Just Shut Up.The Surge Was An Example Of Empire Vs Rebels Replayed Time And Again.Told You So.

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