Implications of Failed US Assassination of Iranian Leader on Same Day as Soleimani

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/10/20 | After lawmakers were finally briefed about the White House ordered assassination of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad on Jan. 2nd, many walked away from the meeting saying the evidence provided for the so-called “imminent threat” Soleimani posed against America (namely their embassy in Baghdad) was patheticContinue reading “Implications of Failed US Assassination of Iranian Leader on Same Day as Soleimani”

Tulsi Gabbard on House Vote to Limit Trump’s War Powers Against Iran

By DCPeriodical | 01/09/20 | Today the US House voted to approve a non-binding War Powers Resolution meant to restrict President Trump’s abilities to take military actions against Iran. The vote was 224 to 194, with several apparent abstentions, three Republicans voting in favor and eight Democrats voting against it, including Rep. Max Rose ofContinue reading “Tulsi Gabbard on House Vote to Limit Trump’s War Powers Against Iran”

Canadian Peace Congress Condemns Imperial War Crimes

By Laura Savinkoff and Christopher Black | Global Research | 01/09/20 | … Dear Friends for Peace, The Canadian Peace Congress condemns the murders of Iranian General Soleimani and others in the motorcade leaving Baghdad International Airport on January 3rd, 2020 as an act of war by the United States against Iraq and Iran. This American criminal actionContinue reading “Canadian Peace Congress Condemns Imperial War Crimes”

Full-Scale War Is Avoided And Trump Goes Right Back To Warmongering

By Caitlin Johnstone | CaitlinJohnstone.com | 01/09/20 | The United States and Iran entered into a direct military exchange for the first time ever with the drone assassination of General Qassem Soleimani last week and a retaliatory strike from Iran via surface-to-surface missiles upon two US military bases on Wednesday. As usual it was the less powerful nation whoContinue reading “Full-Scale War Is Avoided And Trump Goes Right Back To Warmongering”

Sattelite Photos Show US Base Damage From Iran’s Missile Attacks

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/08/19 | The Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey has released sattelite photos (through NPR) showing the extent of the damage inflicted on US bases in Iraq yesterday. Over a dozen missiles were launched from Iran at two bases housing American and coalition troops — one in IbrilContinue reading “Sattelite Photos Show US Base Damage From Iran’s Missile Attacks”

Tehran Refuses to Hand Over Crashed Ukrianian 737 Black Boxes

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/08/20 | In the events following the missile attacks by Iran against US bases in Iraq, one of the most mysterious occurrences was the downing of a Ukrainian airliner near Tehran hours after the missiles hit their targets. The crash ended up killing all 176 passengers. It was initiallyContinue reading “Tehran Refuses to Hand Over Crashed Ukrianian 737 Black Boxes”

Why Canadians Should Be Concerned About US War with Iran

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/08/20 | As Canada’s top military commander Jonathan Vance announced Candian military operations will be put on pause in Iraq in light of the Iranian missile attacks that hit two US bases in the region yesterday, perhaps it would be good for us, too, to pause and reflect onContinue reading “Why Canadians Should Be Concerned About US War with Iran”

Iran Retaliates With Multiple Attacks

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 01/07/20 | *Updates over the day follow below. Over a dozen ballistic missiles have hit multiple US bases in Iraq following week old threats from Iran that promised retaliation for American air strikes on their officials in Baghdad last Tuesday. Iran has officially accepted responsibility for the strikes. (VideoContinue reading “Iran Retaliates With Multiple Attacks”

Iran Evaluating 13 Retaliation Scenarios To Inflict “Historic Nightmare” On US

By Tyler Durden | Zero Hedge | 01/07/20 | Breaking a 5-day silence over its response for the US killing of General Qassem Soleimani, on Tuesday Iran said it was assessing 13 scenarios to inflict a “historic nightmare” on the US. “Even if the weakest of these scenarios gain a consensus, its implementation can be aContinue reading “Iran Evaluating 13 Retaliation Scenarios To Inflict “Historic Nightmare” On US”

US Empire’s Passion For Iraqi Democracy Magically Disappears

By Caitlin Johnstone | CaitlinJohnstone.com | 01/07/20 | Following a vote by the Iraqi parliament to remove foreign troops from the nation, the US president threatened to destroy Iraq’s economy in retaliation and to refuse to leave unless an expensive military base worth billions of dollars was paid for. “If they do ask us to leave, ifContinue reading “US Empire’s Passion For Iraqi Democracy Magically Disappears”