The civil government of postwar Iraq was headed originally by the High Commissioner, Sir Percy Cox, and his deputy, ColonelArnold Wilson. British reprisals after the murder of a British officer in Najaf failed to restore order. The most striking problem facing the British was the growing anger of the nationalists, who continued to fight against the imposition of British authority. British administration had yet to be established in Iraqi Kurdistan.
The teenager, who suffered from a self-described “psychological condition,” which he discussed with FBI agents in Iraq, lived in the home of ColonelAbd al-Jabbar Barzan, a leader in a local militia who accepted payments in exchange for furnishing evidence against supposed ...
It also has mixed success supplying the Houthis, Hamas, Hezbollah or Iraq-based militias with a way to fly the drones with a live video feed or have them return to base ...Iran first began using Ababils in the 1980s against Iraq during the Iran-Iraq war.
India has welcomed the adoption of the Yazidi FemaleSurvivors Law, implementation of which and the recent Sinjar agreement will help Iraq move closer to achieving justice for the victims, contribute to restoring normalcy in the lives of Yazidi survivors, enhance their quality of life and pave the way for their safe return.
A new military uniform company is coming to Killeen. The Oregon-based company USAMM, which makes and sells accessories to military uniforms, will be opening its first Killeen location this summer ... “I was in the Army and I had gotten back from a deployment to Iraq in 200, and I started it then when I was living in Oregon,” Zabaldo said ... ....
Some time after the United States launched war in Iraq in 2003, I began reading the late Anthony Shadid’s dispatches ... He wrote about wars in which the atrocities were far off from those who lived in the United States ... Despite being neighbors in the same region, the conditions of lives separate us as if we live on separate continents.
The Yazidis are a religious minority whose beliefs and practices span thousands of years, the majority of whom have historically lived in the Sinjar region of northern Iraq, near the Syrian border ... many living in camps in Duhok governorate in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.
“Do you know what is going on? You know that they kidnap and kill — or you live in another country?” Ali Bayati, a member of Iraq’s Human Rights Commission, tweeted Sunday that crimes against activists in Iraq “raise again the question about the real steps of the government regarding accountability”.
Now, these are but a few examples of the daily struggle in Iraq... Needless to say, only one of these elements is in Iraq’s control ... President, progress is being made in combatting the remnants of ISIL, with international support at the request of Iraq, but terrorism continues to claim far too many innocent lives.