Unforgivable silence

...Two Saints Church. Twenty-three people died; about 100 were injured.The year before, Our Lady of Salvation Church in Baghdad, Iraq, was attacked during Mass. Fifty-eight Chaldean Catholics died; hundreds more were wounded.Members of the ISIS...

Rants & Raves

...benefits to join the YMCA." When did it start costing so much to join the YMCA? THE U.S. SENDS additional 300 troops into Baghdad. Just like we got into Vietnam ? send a "few" advisers, then add more, soon war. GENERAL MOTORS IS recalling more cars...

Rants & Raves

...until I die. I have 14 years before I hit 100, and I intend to spend all of them down on the Greeneway. OUR US EMBASSY IN Baghdad Iraq is right in the middle of terrorist country. We should not have an embassy there. We should have one phone booth with...

Rules of disengagement

...fallen out of Iraqi government control in ISIS' two-prong attack southward. The terrorists' sights are set on the capital, Baghdad.Imagine being a veteran who fought to free Iraq ? and reading and watching the news now, witnessing it all unravel.We...

Iraq invites Blix, ElBaradei to Baghdad to speed up cooperation

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- Iraq invited chief U.N. weapons...inspectors Hans Blix and Mohamed ElBaradei to Baghdad to discuss outstanding disarmament issues...in charge of the regime's heartland, Baghdad and the president's hometown Tikrit...

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U.S. troops prove they can move into Baghdad;

U.S. troops dashed inside Baghdad on Saturday, blasting targets nestled...militia suddenly surfaced in downtown Baghdad and Iraqi troops deployed at strategic...was being beaten back. // South of Baghdad on the Tigris River, Marines destroyed...

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Baghdad says will 'do our best' to give Blix what he wants

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- Just days before a crucial round...senior Iraqi official said Sunday that Baghdad is "keen to resolve any pending issues...for support for military action against Baghdad. In his news conference, Amin, the chief...

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Biggest bombs yet strike Baghdad

The biggest bombs dropped on Baghdad so far - two 4,700-pound "bunker...of roads that lead from Kuwait to Baghdad, has been the scene of some of the...and a showdown in central Iraq over Baghdad was clearly drawing closer. With...

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Inspectors find 'positive' change in Baghdad, but only 'a beginning'

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- Major U.S. allies tried to...and a changed "positive attitude" in Baghdad toward their job of ensuring Iraq is free...that Iraq's "game" is "over." The Baghdad meetings that ended Sunday were a prelude...

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Inspectors to return for Baghdad meeting

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- The chief U.N. weapons inspectors will return to Baghdad on Feb. 8 for last-minute talks before their next...al-Douri nor Deputy Prime Minister Tariq Aziz in Baghdad, who also reported the planned talks, said anything...

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