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Marine Veterans Launch Kickstarter Project to Retake Fallujah

A pair of former Marines have launched a Kickstarter project to raise enough money for them to travel back to Iraq and retake the city of Fallujah in time for the ten-year anniversary of the battle.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

BeverageDaily

Sidel grows its customer services in high 'at risk countries'

Sidel has partnered with Health Water Bottling in Saudi Arabia to install two of its next generation Matrix PET lines, which will start operations in February 2015.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Retired Gen. Garner: We never should have gone to war with Iraq

The retired general who briefly led America's post-war Iraq reconstruction efforts said Tuesday that the war was a mistake, calling it one of many foreign-policy missteps that have emboldened U.S. enemies and contributed to unrest throughout the world.

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The Hill

Double reverse with a twist: Iraq and Vietnam

DA©jA vu all over again. It happened in Vietnam and it is happening again in Iraq.

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United Nations

Urgent action needed to protect children against polio in Syria, Iraq and region - " UN

UNICEF has joined the World Health Organization and partners to launch a huge immunization campaign against polio in Syria.

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Fog City Journal

What's Wrong With the Breakup of Iraq?

The unintended consequence of the U.S. Iraq war, the so-called Arab Spring, and the Syrian conflict, is the collapse of the post-World War I partition of the Ottoman empire by the British and the French.

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The Daily Star

30 more return from restive Iraq

Thirty Bangladeshis, who were suffering in inhuman condition in an under-construction hospital building in the restive Tikrit city of Iraq, have returned home finally.

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PanArmenian Network

Iran plans to export natural gas to Europe: deputy minister

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Ali Majedi says the country intends to boost natural gas exports to energy-hungry countries, including the European states, according to semi-official Fars news agency.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Embassy to find ways to evacuate OFWs in Iraq

MANILA The Department of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday reiterated that a mandatory repatriation is in place in Iraq after reports that many Filipinos still being deployed in the country.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WTEN-TV Albany

Decision coming on bomber training area expansion

A Palestinian-American teen left with stitches and bruises from his detention by Israeli security forces hopes to return one day without incident to the Middle East, where he was beaten while visiting relatives.

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HeraldNet

Humoody's Way: Blinded at 2, Snohomish boy lives with no holds barred

Click, click, click. Click, click. Click, click. Click, click, click. That's Humoody Jauda Smith using sound to see.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Daily Star

15 freed Bangladeshis return home from Iraq

Fifteen Bangladeshi workers from Iraq arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Saturday morning.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Daily Star

Why was a flight MH17 flying over a conflict zone?

The Boeing 777 downed in Ukraine with the loss of 295 passengers was flying just 1,000 feet above a "no-fly" zone covering the troubled region, British newspaper The Independent reports.

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Merced Sun-Star

Kurdistan, Scotland and Catalonia: They just want to be free, or do they?

Massoud Barzani, president of Iraq's semiautonomous Kurdistan region, rattled many cages this month when he announced in parliament that the KRG would be moving ahead soon on a referendum on independence from Iraq.

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The Daily Star

31 return home from war-torn Iraq

In this undated file photo, workers are seen busy at a national housing programme project called Bismaya New City Project in Baghdad of Iraq.

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Common Dreams

If at First You Don't Succeed in Iraq, Surge, Surge Again

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey sounds as if he were reading off the 2007 script, echoing the divide-and-conquer strategy that was the basis for the Surge: "If you can separate those [Sunni] groups," Dempsey said, "then the problem becomes manageable and understandable."

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The Common Ills

Do members of the press need a tutorial in basic skills?

Oh, how the press struggles to do the very basic part of their job. Let's help them out because it turns out that the definition of reporting as well as basic math skills continue to elude them.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Ekklesia Daily News

Quakers plan worship and protest at Farnborough International

Quakers in the Hampshire area are planning a Meeting for Worship at Farnborough International, which hosts an arms fair alongside "family-friendly" air displays.

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Reuters

If at first you don't succeed in Iraq, Surge, Surge again

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey sounds as if he were reading off the 2007 script, echoing the divide-and-conquer strategy that was the basis for the Surge: "If you can separate those [Sunni] groups," Dempsey said, "then the problem becomes manageable and understandable."

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Baghdad residents turn to paintball, shopping to make life seem normal

Leather workers continue their ancient craft in the old quarter of Baghdad, Iraq, which includes architecture left over from the 13th century Abbasid caliphate, July 14, 2014.

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