Tag: airstrikes

Defense, Industry

Senate nears pivotal 60-vote threshold for scrapping Iraq war authorizations

August 4, 2021


Congress is on track to mark a 50-year milestone this year as the Senate closes in on the votes it needs to repeal outdated authorizations for the use of military force in Iraq. The historic, years-long push to rein in […]

Defense, Industry

US airstrikes target Iran-backed militias in Syria, Iraq

June 28, 2021

Via: Washington's Top News

The U.S. military, under the direction of President Joe Biden, carried out airstrikes against what it said were “facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups” near the border between Iraq and Syria, drawing condemnation from Iraq’s military and calls for revenge […]