Is Saddam’s Clan Working to Establish an Opposition Party in Iraq?

By |2018-02-21T11:38:31+00:00February 21st, 2018|Categories: news|Tags: , , , |

“Saddam Hussein’s family has become the scapegoat of the Iraqi government for their failure to create security and stability in Iraq” Ahmed Watban al-Hassan, son of former Iraqi interior minister and Saddam Hussein’s half-brother, told  “al-Quds al-Arabi”

(By Osservatorio Mashrek) Ahmed Watban al-Hassan, son of the former Iraqi interior minister and Saddam Hussein’s half-brother, revealed that […]

Iraq Lists 60 Most-Wanted Jihadists and Baathists

By |2018-02-05T10:42:22+00:00February 5th, 2018|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , |

The name of elusive ISIS head Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is notably absent from the list

(by News Agency) Iraqi authorities released for the first time on Sunday the names of 60 most wanted figures for belonging to the ISIS terrorist group, al-Qaeda and the dissolved Baath Party.

Saddam Hussein Did Not Have to Die

By |2018-01-04T15:56:35+00:00January 4th, 2018|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Nouri Al-Maliki in a recent interview describes the days priors the execution as characterized by “indecision” and “fear” by the new establishment about what could happen after Saddam Hussein’s death.

(By Nino Orto) Saddam Hussein did not have to die. At least not for the Americans, who had requested an extension of fifteen days […]

Was the Iraq War started by the Bush family’s personal vendetta against Saddam?

By |2017-10-11T08:21:48+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Categories: analysis, latest|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

“Was Washington’s decision really dictated by the presence of weapons of mass destruction in Saddam Hussein’s arsenal? Or, perhaps, is there a hidden truth justifying that choice?”

(By Nino Orto)Fourteen years ago, the United States’ military campaign ousted Saddam Hussein as president of Iraq however, Iraq is still a deeply divided country on the brink […]