facebook

Iraq News

Follow the publications that are important from CNN, POLITICO, ABC, FOX, and thousands more destinations that aligns your selection of news and select the topics that matter to you daily.

Cape Cod Cares For The Troops Christmas Care Package Party Moves to Hyannis

Cape Cod Cares for Our Troops Filled Over 1,500 Care Packages For Overseas Troops This Weekend HYANNIS - Cape Cod Cares for the Troops will hold their 10thAnnual Christmas Care Package party in Hyannis on Saturday. The group will gather at a new location at the former Sports Authority in the Kmart P

CAPECOD.COM - 2017-11-20 10:00:01

Reno VA Hospital Helping Vets With Opioid Addiction

Opioid addiction has been on the rise across America, it has killed more Americans than the Iraq, Afghanistan and Vietnam Wars combined, which is raising concern for care advocates for veterans. According to the Centers for Disease Control, last year alone opioids killed more than 64,000 Americans,

KTVN.COM - 2017-11-20 17:12:00

"Black Sunday" survivors remember, honor fallen comrades with National Geo. mini-series

On April 4, 2004, Sgt. Eric Bourquin and Sgt. Aaron Fowler had just begun a 12-month deployment with Fort Hood's First Cavalry Division. They were in Sadr City, Iraq. At the time, the city was considered one of the safest places in that country. "We were over there to help the people or Iraq and to

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2017-11-20 07:37:20

Ancient Cave Art Depicts Oldest Evidence of Dogs Wearing Leashes

A new analysis of ancient rock art demonstrates that humans hunted with dogs on the Arabian Peninsula over 8,000 years ago-and it looks like those dogs wore leashes. There are lots of questions around the origin of dog domestication, such as when, where, and how it happened. But a newly analyzed set

GIZMODO - 2017-11-20 17:25:00

Lighting up the opioid crisis

Last year more than 64,000 people were killed by opioid drug overdoses in the United States. That is about the same as the number of Americans killed during the entire Vietnam war plus those killed in Iraq and Afghanistan since those wars began. It is two and a half times the entire population of At

ATHENS NEWS - 2017-11-20 03:30:00

World Food Program fears more Yemen deaths amid blockade

CAIRO (AP) - The head of the World Food Program says millions in Yemen face the risk of more deaths as aid deliveries cannot get to the needy because the blockade by the Saudi-led coalition is still in place. Stephen Anderson says it's "heartbreaking" that millions depend on sustained access to huma

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-20 08:36:11

Reader's view: A remedy for the diseased mind

Edgar Burroughs Published 1:56 am, Monday, November 20, 2017 A remedy for the diseased mind To the editor: Maybe George Carlin was correct when he called all of us diseased. I certainly did not believe this at the time he declared it, but, to be fair, I was a much younger man then, and youth typica

MIDLAND DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 07:05:02

Under Trump, U.S. Military Deaths in War Zones Are Up For The First Time In Six Years

More U.S. troops have died in war zones this year than in 2016 - the first time in six years that the number of service members killed overseas has increased over the previous year - and some blame President Donald Trump's decision to increase American military presence in multiple theaters. In tot

NEWSWEEK - 2017-11-20 16:22:09

US conducts airstrikes on Afghanistan opium labs

The US conducted airstrikes targeting opium processing labs in Afghanistan Sunday, Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. Michael Andrews tells CNN. The airstrikes were part of a joint US-Afghan operation targeting drug facilities in Taliban controlled areas in Helmand Province. A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting

WTKR - 2017-11-20 16:09:10

Trump is reasserting his role as the ultimate Zionist pawn

The vast majority of Koreans never wanted a powerful military force, largely because they know that such a military project would tax their pockets. Even President Moon Jae-in was unwilling to establish nuclear defense systems such as THADD in the country. But since Trump has ascended to the Zionist

VETERANS TODAY - 2017-11-20 10:42:34

American mother held by Taliban opens up about trying to protect children from beatings

The American mother held hostage by the Taliban has spoken out about being beaten and raped as she tried to protect her children in captivity. Caitlan Coleman Boyle, from Pennsylvania, was captured with her Canadian husband, Joshua Boyle, in Afghanistan in 2012 and held for five years by the Haqqa

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 14:17:05

Father, hacker and jujitsu instructor among Minnesotans under investigation for ISIS ties

The former Edison High School theater student had changed his Facebook name to "Mujahid Ibrahim Abu Tuabah." He wrote reverently of four Twin Cities friends who had joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, and boasted that the terror group "will never be defeated." Asked online if he was ready fo

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 03:47:00

Russia's T-72 Tank: Over 40 Years Old and Still the Backbone of the Russian Army

While Russia has 3,500 T-80s, that tank seems to be a dead end. While the T-14 Armata is an intriguing and sophisticated next-generation tank, it seems unlikely that it will be mass-produced enough to become the primary Russian main battle tank any time soon. Which means that for the foreseeable fut

NATIONALINTEREST.ORG - 2017-11-20 13:30:35

Holiday Reflections: Gratitude for the Small Things in Life

Photo by Matt Lewis on Unsplash Each morning I wake up in the coziness of my soft, warm bed, my black cat sleeping near my head. It's still dark, because we are approaching the winter months, and the rain for which we Californians are grateful is lightly making its sacred tapping upon the roof. I do

PATHEOS.COM - 2017-11-20 09:00:59

Vladimir Putin's playbook for disrupting the West

Make no mistake, comrade: What better credentials exist for someone wishing to manipulate the West than those of a former intelligence specialist and judo expert? While comrade Vladimir Putin may categorically deny Russian involvement in Western elections and politics, the evidence to the contrary

BREITBART - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

US hits 'Taliban where it hurts' by striking drug labs

The US military has launched air strikes on drug-making laboratories in Afghanistan as part a new joint strategy with Afghan forces to cut off funding for the Taliban, authorities said Monday. Ten drug labs were destroyed in a series of aerial bombardments in the poppy-rich southern province of Helm

YAHOO! - 2017-11-20 17:27:49

Bush-era Officials Reshape Trump Administration; U.S. Troops in the Middle East Reportedly Rise 33%

Three dozen veterans of the Bush administration are now in charge of running agencies, implementing foreign policy and overseeing Trump's schedule U.S. President Donald Trump speaks before the swearing in of Judge Neil Gorsuch as an Associate Supreme Court Justice in the Rose Garden of the White H

HAARETZ.COM - 2017-11-20 15:13:12

What Kind of Soldier Plays World of Warships?

Sean Mathews is a soldier and a celebrity. He served in Iraq and still is still active in the reserves. I know he's famous because I saw his celebrity in action at Wargaming's Let's Battle Tour event on the USS Lexington in Corpus Christi. Wargaming brought dozens of high-end PCs to the Lexington fo

MILITARY.COM - 2017-11-20 16:39:50

US War Zone Deaths Rising for First Time in Six Years

Escalations in US operations across the world have led to an increase in the number of US troops being killed in war zones, with 2017 the first time the year-over-year deaths have risen in six years. 26 soldiers were killed in 2016, down from 28 in 2015. This year still has a month and a half to go,

ANTIWAR.COM - 2017-11-20 04:26:31

Trump's Iran Strategy Needs Much Improvement

From Saad Hariri's resignation as Lebanon's prime minister to the Houthi missile attack on Saudi Arabia, the Middle East is again in uproar, thanks to the acute Iranian threat America's regional partners perceive. Without a U.S.-led initiative to limit Iran's regional sway, U.S. allies will act on t

AEI - 2017-11-20 14:34:22