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Senate confirms chairman of joint chiefs as GOP senator still blocking hundreds of military nominees

The Buffalo News 21 Sep 2023
Overall, military deaths peaked after the invasion of Iraq ... Bush's 2003 invasion of Iraq ... In Iraq, the insurgency became a breeding ground for terrorist groups such as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria ... military announced the death of two soldiers in Iraq without providing further detail on the circumstances of their death ... the Iraq War.

Anticipation high for Saudi Crown Prince’s Fox News exclusive interview

Arab News 20 Sep 2023
RIYADH. US broadcaster Fox News aired a two-day special on Saudi Arabia’s transformation this week, featuring an exclusive interview with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Thursday ... (Screenshot/Fox News) ... * He covered some of the most important events in recent US history, such as the 9/11 attack on the Pentagon and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Baghdad Int'l Book Fair opens with various cultural activities 19 Sep 2023
Ahmed al-Zaki, director of the Baghdad International Book Fair, told reporters on Tuesday that the 10-day exhibition, which opened on Monday with various cultural and artistic activities, is an important cultural event in Iraq.

Egypt hosts dialogue to boost women's political participation in Arab world

Xinhua 19 Sep 2023
The three-day event, which kicked off on Monday in Egypt's capital Cairo, is organized by the United Nations ... Representatives from Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, Sudan, Lebanon, Palestine, Oman, Iraq, Yemen, Libya and Jordan attended the dialogue, according to the event's organizer.

Federation of UAE Chambers calls on business owners to participate in 1st Gulf-Iraq Business Forum

Beijing News 18 Sep 2023
The event, hosted by the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry(SCCI), is scheduled to take place from September 26 to 27, 2023 ... Over 350 prominent figures from both the Gulf and Iraq, representing major government entities, corporations, and investment funds, are expected to convene at the event.

American Pravda: Mutually-Assured Political Destruction, by Ron Unz

The Unz Review 18 Sep 2023
At the time, we were discussing the coverage of our road to the Iraq War, but subsequent events have demonstrated that this national illness is far more advanced than either of us had suspected ... Similar rumors swirl around events much farther back in history as well, sometimes with enormous consequences ... Events then took a much more ominous turn.

148th Fighter Wing celebrates 75th anniversary

Duluth News Tribune 16 Sep 2023
On Sept. 17, 1948, Minnesota’s Adjutant General, Maj ... Since 1960, the unit supported homeland defense missions to include presidential support, 24/7 alert, supporting Super Bowls, Space Shuttle launches and other key events, Flanagan said, as well as operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Republic of South Korea, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Egypt.

Milestone in Turkish-Japanese ties: The tragedy of the Ertugrul Frigate

Anadolu Agency 15 Sep 2023
Nearly a hundred years after the sinking of the Ertugrul, Turkish Airlines' transportation in 1985 of many Japanese citizens stranded in Tehran during the Iran-Iraq war is also remembered as a landmark event in bilateral relations. Türkiye and Japan consider these two historical events turning points in their mutual relations.
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How conspiracy culture benefits the ruling elite

Alternet 15 Sep 2023
There are all kinds of strange happenings at work, all kinds of uncanny events ... invasion and occupation of Iraq, or the Asian tsunami, these huge cataclysmic events, I was, I think as you are, the journalist who comes in with a notepad, maybe a camera, and I am interviewing other people about their shock, but really I’ve had a reportorial distance.

Chinese companies seek business opportunities at Iraq’s int’l oil expo

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 14 Sep 2023
Iraq’s international oil expo has seen enthusiastic participation from ...

Chinese companies seek business opportunities at Iraq's int'l oil expo

Beijing News 13 Sep 2023
13 (Xinhua) -- Iraq's international oil expo has seen enthusiastic participation from Chinese companies, which are ready to join Iraq to further develop its rich oil resources ... He added that Chinese companies' participation in the event reflects their interest in Iraq and keenness to share Chinese expertise with Iraqis for mutual benefit.

Addressing climate change, water scarcity and job creation World Bank Group’s top priorities in Jordan, ...

The Jordan Times 13 Sep 2023
The interviews with the officials were conducted on Monday following a series of roundtable discussions hosted by IFC and MIGA under the umbrella of “Promoting Foreign Direct Investment in Jordan and Iraq”. The event was attended by senior officials from both countries, CEOs of banks and businesspeople ... Jordan-Iraq nexus.

Hindi Day to be marked

Gulf Daily News 13 Sep 2023
... the event will be led by Bharti Maheshwari and club president Hemlata Singh .

Iran stomps Angola 4-0 in 2023 AFC Asian Cup warm-up match

Press TV 13 Sep 2023
Team Melli thumped Palancas Negras (Black Sable antelopes) 4-0 at the end of a match staged at Azadi Stadium in western Tehran on Tuesday evening ... China, Lebanon, Qatar and Tajikistan form Group A in the upcoming quadrennial international sports event ... Indonesia, Iraq, Japan and Vietnam are drawn in Group D ... ....

Iraq seeks new 'future relations' with US-led coalition to fight ISIS

The National 12 Sep 2023
French soldier killed in Iraq died in four-hour gun battle with ISIS ... "The Iraqi delegation clearly declared that Iraq today doesn't need combat troops, and this is a continuation to our stance in every event; we don't need combat troops in Iraq," he said ... None were found in Iraq and the country was plunged into chaos after the invasion.

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