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Iraqi army storms to edge of Islamic State-held Falluja; fresh bombings hit Baghdad

SOUTHERN OUTSKIRTS OF FALLUJA, IRAQ | BY MAHER NAZEH AND SAIF HAMEED

The Iraqi army stormed to the southern edge of Falluja under U.S. air support on Monday and captured a police station inside the city limits, launching a direct assault to retake one of the main strongholds of Islamic State militants. 1,080 more words

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Hezbollah Captures CIA Officer in Aleppo, Commanding Al Qaeda

JNN 28 May 2016 Beirut : ….and the US is still trying to say al Qaeda, now exposed as a CIA franchise, aided Israel and Saudi Arabia with 9/11… 1,229 more words

Middle East

On 'IS' front line with peshmerga in Iraqi Kurdistan

The word “peshmerga” means “one who confronts death.” That is what the soldiers of the Kurdish Ninth Brigade do every day. Alexandra von Nahmen visited peshmerga fighters in Dakuk. 919 more words

Iraq

The News Bulletin, Reflections, Images, and Videos for Corpus Christi (May 29)



The above video shows what are called Our Lord’s “words of institution” at the Last Supper. It was shown just before our 10 a.m. Service on May 29. 220 more words

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Kurds, Iraqi army make advances against IS

A fresh push to remove “Islamic State” terrorists from their last strongholds in Iraq has made modest gains. The Iraqi military was confident it could liberate the city of Fallujah within days. 440 more words

Iraq

Tony Blair Hints He Could Refuse to Accept Chilcot's Iraq War Verdict

Andrew Sparrow reports for The Guardian:

Tony Blair has suggested that he will refuse to accept the verdict of the Chilcot inquiry if it accuses him of committing Britain to invading Iraq before he told parliament and the public. 186 more words

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61chrissterry reblogged this on 61chrissterry and commented:

'Tony Blair has suggested that he will refuse to accept the verdict of the Chilcot inquiry if it accuses him of committing Britain to invading Iraq before he told parliament and the public.' So you cares what Tony Blair will accept ot not, we will all make up our own minds on what we believe of Tony Blair.