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asianage
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed’s anti-India rallya Pak govt call to observe July 19 as a ‘Black Day’ to draw attention to the ‘b
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed’s anti-India rally
asianage / Posted yesterday
a Pak govt call to observe July 19 as a ‘Black Day’ to draw attention to the ‘burning issue of Kashmir’. Washington: The US administration has taken a serious note of Pakistan permitting Jama’at-ud-Da’wah leader Hafiz Saeed, a terrorist wanted by... Read more
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asianage
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed's anti-India rallya Pak govt call to observe July 19 as a ‘Black Day’ to draw attention to the ‘b
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed's anti-India rally
asianage / Posted yesterday
a Pak govt call to observe July 19 as a ‘Black Day’ to draw attention to the ‘burning issue of Kashmir’. Washington: The US administration has taken a serious note of Pakistan permitting Jama’at-ud-Da’wah leader Hafiz Saeed, a terrorist wanted by... Read more
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The Washington Times
Iran: Confronting U.S. is only choicewith America and the West. “Majlis (Iranian Parliament), utterly regretting th
Iran: Confronting U.S. is only choice
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
with America and the West. “Majlis (Iranian Parliament), utterly regretting the UN chief’s move, is warning the US administration and its House of Representatives and Senate that injurious measures against the nuclear agreement have... Read more
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SiliconIndia
U.S.-India Join Hands In Exploring Petroleum And Energy Sectorfrom entities with investments in India, who acknowledged a tangible improvemen
U.S.-India Join Hands In Exploring Petroleum And Energy Sector
SiliconIndia / Posted 3 days ago
from entities with investments in India, who acknowledged a tangible improvement in the business environment. Senior US administration officials acknowledged a major positive shift in the trajectory of US-India relations and committed to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Better angels' will prevail in US election: Bidento maintaining peace and stability, without which the economic growth and prosp
'Better angels' will prevail in US election: Biden
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
to maintaining peace and stability, without which the economic growth and prosperity I believe would falter." The US administration has called on China to respect international rules as Beijing asserts sovereignty over almost all of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Better angels' will prevail in US election: Bidento maintaining peace and stability, without which the economic growth and prosp
'Better angels' will prevail in US election: Biden
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
to maintaining peace and stability, without which the economic growth and prosperity I believe would falter." The US administration has called on China to respect international rules as Beijing asserts sovereignty over almost all of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Don’t leave a toxic legacy – give up on the TPPAaccording to opinion polls. There is no chance to pass the TPPA in the US using
Don’t leave a toxic legacy – give up on the TPPA
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
according to opinion polls. There is no chance to pass the TPPA in the US using the usual democratic processes, so the US administration is trying to push the TPPA through during the ‘lame duck period’ between the Presidential election on 8... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
My Turn: Palestine has been abandoned, with no peace in sightgeneral.” Is that it? And does the Israeli government really care about what
My Turn: Palestine has been abandoned, with no peace in sight
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
general.” Is that it? And does the Israeli government really care about what the State Department says at a time when the US Administration is negotiating to provide Israel with the largest 10-year package of military aid, to any country, in US... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016Alawites and destroy all the assets that Iran has built up over the last thirty
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
Alawites and destroy all the assets that Iran has built up over the last thirty years. The Financial Sanctions Issue The US administration is continuing in its determined efforts to convince the Western business community to invest in Iran. In... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
US-Turkey ties at a crossroads?and scrutiny is obviously going to be significant in the days ahead" and cautio
US-Turkey ties at a crossroads?
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
and scrutiny is obviously going to be significant in the days ahead" and cautioned against "a backsliding." A senior US administration official said Kerry was simply reiterating a long-standing message to ensure the Turkish government is... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
A lot remains to be seen, done about SCS row ruling – Bulatlatand other Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize” on the July 12
A lot remains to be seen, done about SCS row ruling – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 6 days ago
and other Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize” on the July 12 ruling. It quotes unidentified “several US administration officials” who deigned to say: “What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be addressed... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is Obama "offer" for Russian cooperation in Syria too good to be true?Russia's military intervention and forebodings about a Soviet-Afghan style quag
Is Obama "offer" for Russian cooperation in Syria too good to be true?
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
Russia's military intervention and forebodings about a Soviet-Afghan style quagmire in Syria. The public attitude of the US administration is now tantamount to the plea: Can we join your winning team in Syria, please? US Secretary of State John... Read more
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walesonline
People across Wales call on MPs to vote ‘No’ to Trident replacementforces of the US and UK make the horrific possibility of nuclear conflict consi
People across Wales call on MPs to vote ‘No’ to Trident replacement
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
forces of the US and UK make the horrific possibility of nuclear conflict considerably less likely. “This is why every US Administration from both parties since 1958 has valued the UK’s independent deterrent, and we urge the UK to continue its... Read more
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Inquirier.net
A milestone decision—Yasaya key Philippine ally, is urging Asian nations not to move aggressively to capi
A milestone decision—Yasay
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
a key Philippine ally, is urging Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize on the court ruling, according to US administration officials. The chief of its naval operations, Adm. John Richardson, will discuss the South China Sea among... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A lot remains to be seen, done about SCS row rulingand other Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize” on the July 12
A lot remains to be seen, done about SCS row ruling
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
and other Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize” on the July 12 ruling. It quotes unidentified “several US administration officials” who deigned to say: “What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be addressed... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Crowning glory’ for PHa key Philippines’ ally, is urging Asian nations not to move aggressively to ca
‘Crowning glory’ for PH
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
a key Philippines’ ally, is urging Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize on the court ruling, according to US administration officials. The chief of its naval operations, Admiral John Richardson will discuss the South China Sea... Read more
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New Kerala
Nasscom dismisses fear of possible restriction of H1B visas - newkerala.com #90855work were being outsourced from outside," he said. He said that the industry a
Nasscom dismisses fear of possible restriction of H1B visas - newkerala.com #90855
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
work were being outsourced from outside," he said. He said that the industry association planned to make an appeal to the US administration and hoped the business would prevail as usual. According to Nasscom, 65 per cent of India's IT revenues... Read more
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dna
Philippines' official hails South China Sea ruling a 'crowning glory'a key Philippines' ally, is urging Asian nations not to move aggressively to ca
Philippines' official hails South China Sea ruling a 'crowning glory'
dna / Posted 8 days ago
a key Philippines' ally, is urging Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize on the court ruling, according to US administration officials. The chief of its naval operations, Admiral John Richardson will discuss the South China Sea... Read more
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International Business Times
Pentagon says Abu Omar al-Shishani was not killed in March air strike in Syria had reportedly confirmed that the militant leader was "clinically dead" followi
Pentagon says Abu Omar al-Shishani was not killed in March air strike in Syria
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
had reportedly confirmed that the militant leader was "clinically dead" following a US air strike in Syria that month. US administration officials and those in the military were also reported to have been saying following a 4 March strike that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US using quiet diplomacymove aggressively to capitalize on an international court ruling that denied Ch
US using quiet diplomacy
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
move aggressively to capitalize on an international court ruling that denied China’s claims to the South China Sea, several US administration officials said on Wednesday. “What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be addressed... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
China's legal setback could spur more South China Sea claimsof quiet diplomacy to persuade countries around the region not to move aggressi
China's legal setback could spur more South China Sea claims
Bdnews24.com / Posted 9 days ago
of quiet diplomacy to persuade countries around the region not to move aggressively to capitalize on the ruling, several US administration officials said on Wednesday. "This is a blanket call for quiet, not some attempt to rally the region... Read more
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dna
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensionsmove aggressively to capitalize on an international court ruling that denied Ch
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensions
dna / Posted 9 days ago
move aggressively to capitalize on an international court ruling that denied China's claims to the South China Sea, several US administration officials said on Wednesday, July 14, 2016. "What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be... Read more
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The Economic Times
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensionsmove aggressively to capitalize on an international court ruling that denied Ch
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensions
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
move aggressively to capitalize on an international court ruling that denied China's claims to the South China Sea, several US administration officials said on Wednesday. "What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be addressed... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensionsmove aggressively to capitalise on an international court ruling that denied Ch
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensions
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
move aggressively to capitalise on an international court ruling that denied China’s claims to the South China Sea, several US administration officials said on Wednesday. “What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be addressed... Read more
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Sky News Australia
US want 'rational' diplomacy over S.China Seamove aggressively to capitalise on an international court ruling that denied Ch
US want 'rational' diplomacy over S.China Sea
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
move aggressively to capitalise on an international court ruling that denied China's claims to the South China Sea, several US administration officials say. 'What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be addressed rationally instead... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensionsmove aggressively to capitalise on an international court ruling that denied Ch
US launches quiet diplomacy to ease South China Sea tensions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
move aggressively to capitalise on an international court ruling that denied China's claims to the South China Sea, several US administration officials said on Wednesday (Jul 13). "What we want is to quiet things down so these issues can be... Read more
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DW
US and EU scramble for new data-transfer deal |PRISM that give the NSA access to citizens' emails, the "Safe Harbor" agreement
US and EU scramble for new data-transfer deal |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
PRISM that give the NSA access to citizens' emails, the "Safe Harbor" agreement that the EU Commission negotiated with the US administration in 2000 does not adequately protect personal data, as it was supposed to. So, what next? EU Ambassador to... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
The Chilcot Report: The British Political Class Confronts Their Iraq War Debacleregime change, and not the last resort. The Chilcot Commission summarizes (Sec
The Chilcot Report: The British Political Class Confronts Their Iraq War Debacle
Naked Capitalism / Posted 13 days ago
regime change, and not the last resort. The Chilcot Commission summarizes (Section 7, page 3): 10. By early March, the US Administration was not prepared to allow inspections to continue or give Mr Blair more time to try to achieve support for... Read more
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Boston Globe
NATO will expand Mediterranean patrols in response to terrorism, smugglingleaders at the summit firmed up support for deployments in Afghanistan in 2017
NATO will expand Mediterranean patrols in response to terrorism, smuggling
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
leaders at the summit firmed up support for deployments in Afghanistan in 2017 and met with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. US administration officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss internal deliberations, said they expect about... Read more
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Aljazeera
NATO to give surveillance planes to MENA countriesofficers. "We are very close and I am certain we will reach that (funding) lev
NATO to give surveillance planes to MENA countries
Aljazeera / Posted 14 days ago
officers. "We are very close and I am certain we will reach that (funding) level," Stoltenberg told reporters. A senior US administration official said NATO has commitments for about 90 percent of the goal. Stoltenberg said it's too soon to say... Read more
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The Manila Times
NATO makes fresh funding, troop pledge for Afghanistanacknowledged he had much work to do in terms of overhauling his country’s insti
NATO makes fresh funding, troop pledge for Afghanistan
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
acknowledged he had much work to do in terms of overhauling his country’s institutions and implementing reforms, a US administration official said. “We need to see greater political unity in Afghanistan, we need to see greater military... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
North Korea warns of tough response after US sanctions Kim Jong Unby the UN Security Council. The cooperation of China and Russia would be needed
North Korea warns of tough response after US sanctions Kim Jong Un
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
by the UN Security Council. The cooperation of China and Russia would be needed for any further designations. Senior US administration officials said the new US sanctions showed the administration’s greater focus on human rights in North... Read more
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dna
North Korea warns of tough response after US blacklisted leaderby the UN Security Council. The cooperation of China and Russia would be needed
North Korea warns of tough response after US blacklisted leader
dna / Posted 15 days ago
by the UN Security Council. The cooperation of China and Russia would be needed for any further designations. Senior US administration officials said the new US sanctions showed the administration's greater focus on human rights in North... Read more
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dna
US sanctions North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over rights abusesnamed lower-level officials, such as Minister of People's Security Choe Pu Il,
US sanctions North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over rights abuses
dna / Posted 16 days ago
named lower-level officials, such as Minister of People's Security Choe Pu Il, as directly responsible for abuses. Senior US administration officials said the new sanctions showed the administration's greater focus on human rights in North Korea,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
North Korea leader Kim Jong-un sanctioned by the US over human rights abusesnamed lower-level officials, such as Minister of People's Security Choe Pu Il,
North Korea leader Kim Jong-un sanctioned by the US over human rights abuses
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
named lower-level officials, such as Minister of People's Security Choe Pu Il, as directly responsible for abuses. Senior US administration officials said the new sanctions showed the administration's greater focus on human rights in North Korea,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US sanctions North Korean leader Kim Jong-un over human rights abuseslower-level officials such as Choe Pu-il, the minister of People's Security, as
US sanctions North Korean leader Kim Jong-un over human rights abuses
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
lower-level officials such as Choe Pu-il, the minister of People's Security, as directly responsible for abuses. Senior US administration officials said the new sanctions demonstrated the administration's greater focus on human rights in North... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Full transcript of Jeremy Corbyn's speech in response to Chilcot Reportof us had campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody period whe
Full transcript of Jeremy Corbyn's speech in response to Chilcot Report
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
of us had campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody period when the British government and the US administration were busy supporting and arming it as the 1996 Scott Inquiry demonstrated. We were not not apologists for... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
US sanctions North Korean leader over rights abuseslower-level officials such as Choe Pu Il, the minister of People's Security, as
US sanctions North Korean leader over rights abuses
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
lower-level officials such as Choe Pu Il, the minister of People's Security, as directly responsible for abuses. Senior US administration officials said the report was "the most comprehensive" to date of individual North Korean officials' roles... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Chilcot: Jeremy Corbyn apologises for Labour leader Tony Blair going to war in Iraqof us had campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody period whe
Chilcot: Jeremy Corbyn apologises for Labour leader Tony Blair going to war in Iraq
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
of us had campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody period when the British government and the US administration were busy supporting and arming it as the 1996 Scott Inquiry demonstrated. We were not not apologists for... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US sanctions North Korean leader over rights abuseslower-level officials such as Choe Pu Il, the minister of People’s Security, as
US sanctions North Korean leader over rights abuses
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
lower-level officials such as Choe Pu Il, the minister of People’s Security, as directly responsible for abuses. Senior US administration officials said the report was “the most comprehensive” to date of individual North Korean officials’ roles... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US sanctions North Korea’s Kim Jong Un over human rights abuseslower-level officials such as Choe Pu Il, the minister of people’s security, as
US sanctions North Korea’s Kim Jong Un over human rights abuses
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
lower-level officials such as Choe Pu Il, the minister of people’s security, as directly responsible for abuses. Senior US administration officials said the report was “the most comprehensive” to date of individual North Korean officials’ roles... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage moviea former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage movie
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
a former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December 2002 that there was "impatience in the US Administration and pressure for early military action" in Iraq, according to the inquiry. "There were concerns about the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage moviea former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage movie
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
a former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December 2002 that there was "impatience in the US Administration and pressure for early military action" in Iraq, according to the inquiry. "There were concerns about the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage moviea former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage movie
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
a former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December 2002 that there was "impatience in the US Administration and pressure for early military action" in Iraq, according to the inquiry. "There were concerns about the... Read more
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Business Insider
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage moviea former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December
A UK intelligence source reportedly based information about Iraq chemical weapons on a Nicolas Cage movie
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
a former British diplomat, told former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair in December 2002 that there was "impatience in the US Administration and pressure for early military action" in Iraq, according to the inquiry. "There were concerns about the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Full transcript of Tony Blair's emotional but defiant Chilcot Report responseI authorised military strikes on his facilities and from that point regime chan
Full transcript of Tony Blair's emotional but defiant Chilcot Report response
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
I authorised military strikes on his facilities and from that point regime change in Iraq became the official policy of the US administration. In a country where a majority of Iraqis, Shia Muslims and 20 per cent of the population of Kurds, he... Read more
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The New Statesman
Jeremy Corbyn's full response to the Chilcot report: "An act of military aggression launched on a false pretext"Indeed, many of us campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody p
Jeremy Corbyn's full response to the Chilcot report: "An act of military aggression launched on a false pretext"
The New Statesman / Posted 17 days ago
Indeed, many of us campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody period when the Thatcher government and the US administration were busy supporting that regime – as was confirmed by the 1996 Scott Inquiry. But we could see that this... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘I will be with you, whatever’: How Blair and Bush set course for war behind the sceneswe face a crisis of confidence both in Iraq and internationally,” Mr. Manning w
‘I will be with you, whatever’: How Blair and Bush set course for war behind the scenes
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
we face a crisis of confidence both in Iraq and internationally,” Mr. Manning writes. “Have we got enough troops? The US Administration (and our own Ministry of Defense) seem to be arguing that we have. Personally I strongly doubt it. I am not... Read more
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Daily Star
Corbyn bottles it: Jez fails to deliver 'jail Blair for Iraq' killer blowindeed many of us campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody pe
Corbyn bottles it: Jez fails to deliver 'jail Blair for Iraq' killer blow
Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
indeed many of us campaigned against the Iraqi regime during its most bloody period when the British government and the US administration were supporting the regime."Related Articles Judgement day: Long-awaited Chilcot Report into Iraq War set... Read more
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The Border Mail
Chilcot report: Iraq invasion 'not justified', UK government report findsUK's relationship with the US was a determining factor in the government's deci
Chilcot report: Iraq invasion 'not justified', UK government report finds
The Border Mail / Posted 17 days ago
UK's relationship with the US was a determining factor in the government's decisions over Iraq, the report said. "The US administration committed itself to a timetable for military action which did not align with, and eventually overrode, the... Read more
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