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Iraqi army remains on defensive as extent of June debacle becomes clearer

July 14, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Mitchell Prothero IRBIL, Iraq — Five weeks after Islamist fighters stormed across northern and western Iraq in a surprise offensive that nearly reached the outskirts of the Iraqi capital, virtually every captured location remains firmly in rebel hands, while the central government’s meager efforts at a counteroffensive have […]

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US Foreign Policy In Shambles: Global Crises Worst Since 1970 As Obama Golfs

July 14, 2014

Email this pageUS Foreign Policy In Shambles: Global Crises Worst Since 1970 As Obama Golfs If one were so inclined, one could imagine that the relentless barrage of domestic scandals plaguing Obama have been orchestrated with a simple reason: to divert attention from the worst US foreign policy in four decades. And sure enough, even […]

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SICK: Four-Time Deportee Arrested For Molesting Little Girl In Texas

July 14, 2014

Email this pageSICK: Four-Time Deportee Arrested For Molesting Little Girl In Texas This is just one of those illegal aliens looking for a better life, right? This sicko who has been arrested for allegedly molesting a 9-year-old girl has already been deported four times, according to CBS DFW. He arrived to Texas about 30 days […]

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Author Says “Muslim Brother” Obama Betrays Israel

July 12, 2014

Email this page  “The Muslim brother in the White House” has “betrayed” Israel and is facilitating the Iranian nuclear weapons program.  Obama “wants them to have the bomb,” ,“It will change everything here. It is our number one strategic threat.” Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By: Cliff Kincaid The “liberation of Palestine” is widely recognized as […]

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More than half of Israel under Hamas rocket attack

July 8, 2014

Email this pageMore than half of Israel under Hamas rocket attack – from Beersheba up to Greater Tel Aviv. No casualties. Hamas tries smuggling terrorists in by tunnels and sea Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin First Hamas rockets were fired or intercepted Tuesday night, July 8, over Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Rishon Lezion, Givatayim, Raanana, Caesaria and […]

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Forget Iraq

July 7, 2014

Email this pageWhat will be left of Iraq will be its southern part where the oil is and where Iran exercises a lot of influence. The swarth seized by ISIS will likely be fought over by the usual tribes and factions of Sunni versus Shiite and ISIS may well be defeated in time. Submitted by:  […]

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Veteran Dies Waiting for Ambulance in ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. VA Hospital

July 4, 2014

Email this page Veteran Dies Waiting for Ambulance in ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. VA HospitalALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A veteran who collapsed in an Albuquerque Veteran Affairs hospital cafeteria — 500 yards from the emergency room — died after waiting around 20 minutes for an ambulance, officials confirmed Thursday. It took between 15 and 20 minutes for […]

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@LouiseMensch: Compassion Fatigue – Why The West Is Washing Its Hands

July 4, 2014

Email this pageCompassion Fatigue – Why The West Is Washing Its HandsThe night before the three Israeli teens were found dead, I had a particularly vivid nightmare. I have no doubt it was caused by seeing too many shots and videos of Isis barbarity; crucifixions, amputations, Muslim men lined up like cattle to be shot […]

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ISIS Is Taking Over Iraq Using Captured American Weapons

July 3, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Michael Snyder ISIS is marching through city after city in Iraq, and they are doing it with American weapons.  Thanks to a series of stunning victories in recent months, ISIS has captured a vast array of U.S. military equipment including trucks, Humvees, rockets, artillery pieces and Stinger missiles.  When […]

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Obama Votes No Prescence In Iraq: The Mideast Goes Up In Flames

June 27, 2014

Email this pageby Dave Weinbaum As a child of mixed race, religions and fatherless, Barack Obama was looking for direction. He made a decision to identify with blacks (his missing father’s side), not whites, be a rebel against a colonialist and racist America, and to espouse the fairness and justice of Socialism and Communism, even […]

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Turmoil in Iraq Spells Trouble for Oil Markets

June 26, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Gal Luft and Robert McFarlane The Iraqi oil patch has been a coveted prize for most of the past century. The same concerns over oil supplies expressed in the wake of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria’s capture of key Iraqi cities were around during World War […]

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Making Americans Complicit in Terrorism

June 24, 2014

Email this pageU.S. money for Palestinians now funds Hamas Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Paul Miller Etched into the American psyche is the carnage of terrorism. From the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and the Boston Marathon bombing to images seen almost daily from the Middle East and Africa, reasonable people agree there is no […]

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Saddam, the Good Old Days

June 22, 2014

Email this pageWould ISIS have been able to take over Iraq if Saddam Hussein was still in charge? No way. Nobody wants war, but it is the way mankind has settled its disagreements and remains the only option against oppression. Take a look at history. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba I know it’s […]

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Obama Just Handed Over Iraq

June 19, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Floyd Brown The collapse of America’s traditional bipartisan foreign policy is now complete. With the latest failure in Iraq, it’s clear that the role of America as a beacon of freedom (and friend to those in need) has died under Barack Obama. You see, what’s left of independent […]

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Obama Talks Climate Change While Iraq Implodes

June 17, 2014

Email this pageIt’s incredible, but while Iraq was imploding, Obama was talking climate change to UC-Irvine graduates at a recent commencement speech. This massive hoax is just one more reminder that he has a very different agenda from the rest of us. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba It is depressing beyond words that […]

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Israel Will Go to War as Islamic Fascism Spreads

June 16, 2014

Email this pageAs headlines blare the progress of the Iraqi jihadists, Israel is making plans to defend itself and, likely, Jordan as well. It will likely have to deal with Hezbollah from the north and Hamas from the south. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba   The Israelis are ready to go to war […]

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