Iraq

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday urged lawmakers to act at their "bipartisan best" and authorize new power for the U.S. to wage, without geographical constraints, open-ended war on Islamic militants. Kerry made the comments in testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. His specific ask was for new authorization for use of...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Following news reports and statements from the Pentagon, Iranian officials on...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Months after the U.S. initiated military airstrikes in Syria with the stated...

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Amidst the saber-rattling on Iraq, a fine, furious, gut-wrenching rant from a former Naval intelligence officer who was there from the start on the mindless claim by a draft-dodging Mitt Romney and all the other "simpering capering madmen" and "cowardly connected wealthy weasels" that "tragically, all we've fought for...is on the cusp of vanishing." Tell us, rages Jim Wright, what "we" fought for, and what it would cost to, insanely, do it again.