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Jun 1, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Tehran (AFP) - An Iranian officer has been killed near the Iraqi city of Ramadi while advising Iraqi forces on how to recapture it from the Islamic State group, state media reported Monday. Jassem Nouri, who had also served as a military adviser in Syria, was killed on Thursday, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported. Political and ...

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May 28, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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May 25, 2015 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Hill: Vice President Joe Biden honored Iraqi forces during a call with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Monday amid a public spat between U.S. and Iraqi leaders. Biden reaffirmed U.S. support for the Iraqi government's fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), according to a readout of the call provided ...

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May 25, 2015 No Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Washington Times: President Obama used the Memorial Day holiday to remind Americans Monday that it’s the first such annual observance since the 9/11 terrorist attacks that U.S. combat troops aren’t fighting a major war on distant battlefields. “For many of us, this Memorial Day is especially meaningful,” Mr. Obama told a crowd of ...

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May 24, 2015 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

He's right. The U.S. itself was never able to defend Ramadi in the original Iraq war without airstrikes. In the recent battle, what little U.S. airstrikes there were mysteriously stopped at the height of ISIS's assault, with Team Obama giving the dubious excuse of a sandstorm. The plot thickens. Just why is Obama refusing to ...

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May 24, 2015 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Related - Ann Coulter: Knowing What We Know Now, Would You Say Jeb Bush Is Retarded? A man who runs scared of allegedly unpopular talking points is not a leader. Associated Press: Veterans of the Iraq War have been watching in frustration as Republican presidential contenders distance themselves from the decision their party enthusiastically supported to ...

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May 24, 2015 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

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May 23, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5 HOSCHTON, Ga. - The last time Ret. Lt. Col. Greg Pepin saw Lava Barwari she was just 36 days old--in Iraq. The baby girl was in her mother's arms and her parents were desperately trying to flee that country since they were on Dictator Sadam Hussein's kill ...

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May 23, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Do you support #IS conquests in #Syria & #Iraq? 80% people say, Yes... pic.twitter.com/Fjals9yfcN— Captain Fallujah (@inghimasii) May 23, 2015 Excerpted from Speisa: A recent poll at Aljazeera.net, which is the Arabic version of Aljazeera.com found that 80% of Muslims who participated in the poll support the ISIS' conquests in Syria and Iraq. While Western heads of states ...

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May 22, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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May 22, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

BREAKING: Islamic State seizes last regime-held crossing on Syria-Iraq border - AFP via @AndrewBeatty— Conflict News (@rConflictNews) May 21, 2015

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May 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Sgt. Ben Rangel, seen here in a a photo taken in the City of Ramadi in 2004, said the fighting was "non-stop" against the insurgency at the time. Via FOX NEWS: Iraqi War veteran Sgt. Ben Rangel remembers fighting to secure the city of Ramadi when he first arrived in Iraq for a tour of duty in ...

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May 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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May 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Fortuna's Corner: The Islamic State’s seizure of Ramadi was also a U.S. weapons bonanza for the terrorist group. As Iraqi troops fled the field of battle in fear, ISIS moved in quickly to confiscate the U.S. military equipment and weapons they left behind. According to numerous news outlets, ...

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May 21, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

“So, 2011, the end of 2011, when the US military left the country, AQI, which was the predecessor to ISIS, was at its weakest point, it was at its nadir. As soon as we left, they started to rebound. They started to rebound because the military pressure came off of them, and they started to ...

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May 20, 2015 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

(CNSNews.com)- President Barack Obama sent a message to Congress yesterday giving notice that he was extending the "national emergency" the United States has experienced as a result of the problems in Iraq since 2003, when the U.S. first invaded that country and removed the regime of Saddam Hussein. President Obama pulled the last U.S. troops out ...

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May 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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May 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

RELATED: WH Jackass Earnest On Fall Of Ramadi: “Are We Going To Light Our Hair On Fire Every Time There’s A Setback In Campaign Against ISIS?”

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May 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS: A full-blown humanitarian crisis has developed from ISIS takeover of Ramadi, as an estimated 25,000 Iraqi refugees are now making their way east toward Baghdad, seeking food and shelter wherever they can and facing the prospect of being blocked from the capital city amid fears their ranks could include militants. The United Nations and ...

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May 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Yes, the President is definitely tweaking because he'd have to be smoking meth to believe his ISIS strategy is a success. Excerpted from The Hill: The White House defended its strategy in fighting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) for the third straight day following the group’s takeover of Ramadi, Iraq. Press secretary Josh ...

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May 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS: The Iraqi Army’s humiliating defeat in Ramadi has left Baghdad with little choice but to make a deal with the devil – the battle-hardened and Iranian-backed Shia militias that offer the best chance of retaking the key city, say experts. Shia militias, including the formidable Badr Brigade – Shia fighters who sided with Iran ...

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May 19, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The New York Times: Islamic State fighters used a sandstorm to help seize a critical military advantage in the early hours of the terrorist group’s attack on the provincial Iraqi capital of Ramadi last week, helping to set in motion an assault that forced Iraqi security forces to flee, current and former American ...

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May 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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May 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Watching Ramadi fall to ISIS tears me up. 103 people from my Brigade died there. Not typo. I'm 24, dumb, & in combat. pic.twitter.com/EBs20w8zvL— captain nemo (@PlunkettPrime) May 15, 2015 Via THE RIGHT SCOOP: I’ve heard reactions from former soldiers that range from “who cares, let them go to hell” to ones like @PlunkettPrime, who is ...

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May 18, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Here's what he said last week: “You know, Hillary Clinton’s war in Libya was the same kind of scenario. We toppled Gaddafi, a secular dictator, but we got chaos and the rise of radical Islam, and I think we’re more threatened now. But I think the same was true of Saddam Hussein. I think Iran is ...

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