Posts Tagged ‘Mosul’

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 It says that Iraqi government and US-led coalition forces “relied heavily upon explosive weapons with wide area effects such as IRAMs (Improvised Rocket Assisted Munitions). With their crude targeting abilities, these weapons wreaked havoc in densely populated west Mosul, where large groups of civilians were trapped in homes or makeshift shelters”.

The massacre of Mosul: 40,000 feared dead

More than 40,000 civilians were killed in the devastating battle to retake Mosul from Isis, according to intelligence reports revealed exclusively to The Independent – a death toll far higher than previous estimates.

 

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These new personnel, however, will be “postured there to do all things Mosul, Raqqa, all in between,” Army Lt. Gen. Joseph Anderson, the Army’s deputy chief of staff for operations, told House lawmakers Wednesday. He was referring to the Islamic State’s two main strongholds: Mosul in Iraq and Raqqa in Syria, major urban centers where U.S.-back allies are fighting a well entrenched enemy.

The U.S. is sending 2,500 troops to Kuwait, ready to step up the fight in Syria and Iraq

 

Half of empire is creating the problem, and the other half is pretending to solve it.

1, 2, 3, what are they dying for?

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Like a good non-fake journalist I checked the source, and voila! It’s gone. Winston Smith lives.

US Military Admits: We Deliberately Bombed A Hospital In Iraq

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