Donald Trump honours hero dog that helped corner ISIS chief – Today News

Donald Trump honours hero dog that helped corner ISIS chief – Today News

 Donald Trump today saluted the hero dog which helped corner ISIS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi – but the pooch appeared to prefer Vice President Mike Pence   Conan, the military working dog, was given a medal for his heroics in capturing the terror leader  “This is the ultimate fighter.  Ultimate everything,” Trump said at a special ceremony at the White House…

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News Wrap: UN’s nuclear watchdog raises new concerns about Iran

News Wrap: UN’s nuclear watchdog raises new concerns about Iran

JUDY WOODRUFF: Anti-government protests in Hong Kong erupted into chaos today, leaving two people critically injured. One protester was shot at close range by police. Elsewhere, a pro-China supporter was doused in flammable liquid and set on fire. Hong Kong’s leader vowed to spare no effort to bring an end to the violent demonstrations that have gripped the semiautonomous Chinese…

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Survival and Sadness in Iraq’s Christian Towns

Survival and Sadness in Iraq’s Christian Towns

Iraq’s Nineveh Plains lie between the Kurdish north and the Arab South thearea is home to a variety of ethnic minorities including a group of peopleknown as Assyrians they are descendants of the world’s first Christians whosepresence here dates back to the 1st century AD they speak a dialect ofAramaic similar to the language spoken by Jesus Anwar ishow is…

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Why Iraq’s great rivers are dying

Why Iraq’s great rivers are dying

This is the Shatt al-Arab.The river that winds through the city of Basra, here, in Southern Iraq.It was once one of the most important waterways in the Middle East:Here lies the great port of Basra, at the cross-roads of the world’s trade.It fed dozens of canals throughout Basra andearned the city the nickname, The Venice of the Middle East.It made…

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Trump’s Mideast Move Creates Mayhem | The Daily Show

Trump’s Mideast Move Creates Mayhem | The Daily Show

In a normal administration,an impeachment inquiry would be enough drama on its own.But the Trump presidency is like a Black Friday sale happeningat the Fyre Festival– pure chaos.Because while all this impeachment stuffis tearing America apart,Trump is causing just as much mayhem overseas.It all started last week,when he made an abrupt decisionto pull troops out of northern Syria,which everyone slammed.Right?…

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