April 14, 2015 8:00 am -


Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is expected to seek billions of dollars in U.S. aid, arms and training on his first visit to the White House on Tuesday. Speaking to reporters on Monday, ahead of his trip to Washington, al-Abadi said that Iraq needs greater international support to “finish” the Islamic State group in the country.…


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8 responses to Iraq To Seek Billions In US Aid, Arms

  1. rg9rts April 14th, 2015 at 8:58 am

    Maybe its a good investment …since they grew balls

  2. mea_mark April 14th, 2015 at 10:03 am

    Iran doesn’t have billions of dollars to give Iraq. I would love to see Iraq ask Iran for the money. It’s just a bluff in an attempt to grift off of America.

    • granpa.usthai April 14th, 2015 at 3:27 pm

      my thoughts too.

      If they really want to secure a good financial deal, they might want to work with the Chinese and/or Russia.

  3. oldfart April 14th, 2015 at 11:55 am

    perhaps if Iran is not too busy maybe they might help Iraq reclaim all those weapons
    we left behind for them to abandon, before we blow them all up for them.

  4. Republicans_are_Evil April 14th, 2015 at 12:13 pm

    Iraq should sue the USA for war reparations.

  5. Bunya April 14th, 2015 at 1:45 pm

    It’s not like we don’t owe them. We f*cked up their country, we should fix it.
    Maybe we can send the bill to Dubya and Cheney.

  6. fancypants April 14th, 2015 at 9:50 pm

    we can be thankful our gov let one idea crash and burn