Trump’s Iraq troop draw-down to begin this month, top general announces

By Tyler Duden, Zero Hedge Wed Sep 09 2020 14:39 Previously the Trump administration said it would aim for a major troop reduction in Iraq by the time of the November election. It appears that promise — part of the Trump campaign’s longtime pledge to “bring Americans home” from unnecessary “endless” foreign wars and occupations abroad — is on […]

Canadian intelligence assessments of Saddam’s Iraq got it right, new paper says

By Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press OTTAWA — A new research paper says Canadian intelligence assessments on Iraq were generally accurate in the run−up to the U.S.−led invasion of 2003 — unlike reports produced in Washington and London that were used to justify war. Almost nothing has been said outside government circles about Canadian judgments […]