Iraq

The Daily Sheeple’s Will Porter on the Foreign Policy Focus Podcast #49

Will Porter’s appearance on Foreign Policy Focus, episode 49. Articles discussed: “U.S. Admits Over 100 Civilians Killed in Mosul Strike” – The Daily Sheeple “Hundreds of Civilians Dead in Mosul Airstrike” – The Daily Sheeple “American Foreign Policy is a Trainwreck” – The Libertarian Institute Delivered by The Daily Sheeple We encourage you to share…

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Hundreds of Civilians Dead in Mosul Airstrike

At least 200 Iraqi civilians were killed in an air raid on Mosul’s Old City Tuesday, despite the U.S.-led coalition’s attempt to reign in civilian casualties in the final phase of operations to retake the city. Scores of houses in the az-Zanjili district were destroyed in the raid, which lasted several hours, according to an…

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American Foreign Policy is a Trainwreck

Over the last several years, figuring out whose side America is fighting on in Iraq and Syria has not been easy, but in recent weeks that task has become impossible. Instead of hedging bets on a prospective victor in either conflict, the U.S. is apparently content to back all sides. Shipments of American weapons to…

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U.S. Admits Over 100 Civilians Killed in Mosul Strike

The U.S. military investigation of the March 17 coalition air strike on Mosul’s al-Jadidah district, alleged to have killed as many as 278 people, concluded Thursday that just over 100 people were killed in the strike. Until Thursday, the coalition would only confirm that a strike took place on the site in question, but wouldn’t…

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Trump is Running Out of Bombs

The Donald is bombing so many countries so often, he’s running of bombs. “Critical munitions shortfalls are my top war-fighting concern,” says US Pacific commander Admiral Harry Harris. “We must maintain our capability to operate in contested environments.” “Priorities include long-range and stand-off strike weapons, anti-ship weapons, advanced air to air munitions, theatre ballistic/cruise missile…

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Who’s in Trump’s Head?

At the end of last week, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said arresting Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is now a “priority.” Not long after, CNN reported that authorities have prepared charges against Assange, who is currently seeking refuge at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Donald Trump’s response to these recent developments was “It’s OK with me.” Trump is…

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Three Iraqi ISIS Militants Mauled by Wild Boars Outside of Kirkuk

These days, there are a lot of ways that an ISIS fighter can meet his maker. But there’s one way that most militants would have never considered when they first enlisted. Apparently, they could also be cut down by a pack of wild boars. According to Kurdish forces, three ISIS militants were killed by wild…

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Why Trusting US Government and Mainstream Media Makes You a Dupe

Who trusts the U.S. government and American news media nowadays? Only dupes possibly can. Just look at the recent history, for the evidence on that: The U.S. Government and ‘news’ media lied us into invading Iraq in 2003, and hid their coup that overthrew the democratically elected progressive government in Iran in 1953, and lied to say that the CIA…

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