Thursday, 28 July 2011
On the military front
Antiwar.com reports (July 20th): The latest indication yet that the Obama Administration’s in Iraq last year was entirely illusory, reports are pouring in from southern Iraq’s Maysan Province that US warplanes launched a number of live ammunition attacks just north of Amara.
Iraqi , and it appears that there was no coordination with the local authorities as to exactly what was being attacked or why. Though no casualties were reported, strikes just outside of a major city has the locals scared, and more than a little puzzled.
Aswat al-Iraq reports (July 20th):
U.S. warplanes have attacked areas in southern Iraq’s city of Amara, the center of Missan Province, with live weapons, a ’s security source reported. Missan Province