Iraq

Solidarity with the People’s Revolution in Iraq

Iraq's working people have been carrying out an extraordinary mass uprising in Baghdad and the south of the country since October 1 with a three-week break. By Hassan al-Barazili The crackdown has been brutal. There are already 261 dead and more than 5,000 injured. Internet services are being repeatedly interrupted to...

Free Assange and Battisti!

The Ecuadorian president Lenin Moreno compromised with the U.S. and decided to deliver Wikileaks Coordinator Julian Assange for British authorities. CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup April 24, 2019 Wikileaks was responsible for publicizing U.S. reserved correspondence exposing imperialist dirties in Afghanistan and Iraq invasions among others. A couple of months before, in another shameful decision,...

On the massive referendum on Basur’s independence (Iraqui Kurdistan)

On September 25, a referendum took place to support or reject the independence of Basur (Iraqi Kurdistan). The consultation was called by the government of Massoud Barzani, president of the current autonomous region. By Alejandro Iturbe.   According to the data, 3.4 million people participated, of which 91.8% voted for the YES....

On The Offensive In Mosul

"The hour of victory has arrived, and operations for the liberation of Mosul have begun. I announce today the beginning of these heroic operations to free you from the terror and oppression of Daesh. God willing, soon we will meet on Mosul soil to celebrate liberation and your salvation...

On Recent Events in Mosul and Other Cities in Iraq

Mosul and other cities in Iraq are experiencing dramatic, dangerous, and fateful changes. The media, especially that which is allied with the Iraqi government and western states, has been focusing on the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant/Syria (ISIS) and its control over several Iraqi cities, provoking its...

Iraq: the war of the Nobel Peace Prize

Barack Obama, Nobel Peace Prize 2009, as the representative of imperialism, continues his Middle East war. He considered the war in Iraq as ended, therefore consolidating Iraq’s occupation. He has also announced a massive escalation of combat troop in Afghanistan involving Pakistan and Tajikistan.  He also seeks to convince...

The imperialism tries alternatives

While analysing the situation in the Middle East, the International Courier for June 2006, we said, "Since 11th September 2001, the George Bush administration intended to retrieve absolute control over Middle East, accompanied - with more or fewer contradiction, by the European imperialism. The first action of that policy...

The farce of the judgment against Saddam Hussein

During the first week of November, the tribunal that was judging the former Iraqi president, Saddam Hussein, sentenced him to be hanged for the slaughter of 148 Shiite inhabitants of Dujaail, north of Baghdad, in 1982. Saddam was a dictator who drowned in blood the Iraqi people, especially the Shiite...

Authentic genocide

The excuse used by Bush to invade Iraq was that he was going to "release" this country from "Saddam Hussein's tyranny" and to install a "real democracy". Today, not even those who once justified the occupation believe such words. Hans Blix, former chief of UN inspectors who verified Saddam's...

Death squads

Death squadsIn the main article on Iraq, we pointed out that an important part of the alleged ?civil war? that is underway in the country is actually just a way of concealing the death squadron of the Badr Brigade conducted from the Home Ministry itself by the Shii...

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