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Iraq war’s poisoned legacy

Zafar Bangash

Dhu al-Hijjah 16, 14332012-11-01

The wars unleashed by the US and its allies on Iraq have caused immense damage. By using depleted uranium shells and other munitions, Iraqi soil, air, and water and have been poisoned leading to very high incidents of cancer, the birth of grotesquely deformed babies and other ailments.


The Gulf War and the Islamic Revolution


Dhu al-Qa'dah 07, 14212001-02-01

Every February, Muslims around the world mark the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in 1979, which established the prototypical Islamic state of the modern era in Iran. This year also marks the 10th anniversary of the American assault on Iraq in 1991 (the US bombing campaign began on January 16, 1991, and the land war — if that is the right word — lasted from February 23-27).

Book Review

Analysing the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait

Abdullah Abubakr

Jumada' al-Akhirah 21, 14201999-10-01

The name ‘Gulf War’, used to define the conflict which began with the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990, and the subsequent American destruction of Iraq, is deeply unsatisfactory.

Special Reports

Racist and degrading graffiti rooted in America’s military culture

Yusuf Progler

Ramadan 28, 14191999-01-16

During the last hours of ‘Operation Desert Fox,’ the murderous Anglo-American pre-Ramadan assault on the Muslim population of Iraq, the Associated Press broadcast a photograph of a US Navy missile ‘festooned with disparaging graffiti.’

Occupied Arab World

America’s dogs of war

Crescent International

Rajab 26, 14191998-11-16

The dogs of war are once again barking in western capitals. US president Bill Clinton, off the hook for his sexual encounters by a promiscuous American public, feels he must now prove his virility in other ways.


US scientists hounded over Gulf war syndrome case

S B Ahmed

Dhu al-Qa'dah 12, 14161996-04-01

On September 16, 1994, two conscientious scientists, Dr Garth Nicolson (Chairman of Tumor Biology Department at the M D Anderson Cancer Hospital University of Texas, Houston), and his wife Dr Nancy Nicolson (a Bio-Physicist) revealed a sinister deed of the allied troops during the 1990-91 Gulf War.

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