Pentagon chief Lloyd Austin suggests U.S. could again carry out retaliatory strike after Iraqi base attack

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Iraqi Shiite leader reaffirms coexistence after meeting pope

[ad_1] NAJAF, Iraq (AP) — After his historic meeting with Pope Francis on Saturday, Iraq’s top Shiite cleric affirmed that religious authorities have a role in protecting Iraq’s Christians and said they should live in peace and enjoy the same rights as other Iraqis. For its part, the Vatican said Francis thanked Grand Ayatollah Ali … Read more

Turkish police nab Iraqi IS suspect, rescue Yazidi girl

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UPDATE 1-Mortar shells land near Erbil airport, Iraqi Kurdish security sources say

[ad_1] National Review Democrats Flirt with Destroying Another Senate Guardrail Senate Democrats considering the destruction of another set of Senate rules might want to heed the words of English lawyer and chancellor Sir Thomas More to his son-in-law centuries ago: And when the last law was down and the Devil turned round on you — … Read more