A ground crewman instructs movement to a U.S. Air Force pilot in an A-10 Thunderbolt attack jet prior to takeoff for a combat mission, in Bagram air base, northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Oct. 7, 2002. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)

After Iraq Weapons Deal, US Continues to Court Other Countries

(MintPress) – On the sidelines of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit, President Barack Obama pressed Turkey’s President Abdullah Gul on a sale that would provide Turkey with U.S.-made drones. Around the same time as the negotiation, it was announced that Iraq had agreed to purchase surveillance drones to protect oil commodities. Have a […]

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