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Former Marine Finally Gets To Adopt Dog That Served With Her
Offbeat  (tags: marines, dog, German Shepard, military, Iraq, protection, pets, unusual, news, interesting, animals )

- 1552 days ago -
After a high-profile adoption campaign and months of worry, a military dog handler finally managed to save the dog that served with her in Iraq from death-row, The Blaze reports. Former Marine Cpl. Megan Leavey, 28, and her beloved German shepherd --
Sit-Down Comedy A Hit With Iraqi Children
Offbeat  (tags: Iraq, Iraqi children, rakugo, sit-down comedy, laugh, refugee camp, war-torn region, Entertainment Without Borders, Rescue the Iraqi Children )

- 1834 days ago -
"Although he spoke in Japanese, he used puppets and told stories about monsters and ninja to make it easy to understand for the children," Nishitani explains. "They found it hilarious."
YouTube - Iraq For Sale - Full Movie   video
Offbeat  (tags: war, iraq, usa, contractors, world, politics, society )

- 1846 days ago -
A documentary on the privatistion of the Iraq war and the problems such policies have led to, not least of all the creation of the Military Indusrial Complex. 75 minutes
Paying the Price: Killing the Children of Iraq   video
Offbeat  (tags: iraq, usa, politics, war, children, humans )

- 1882 days ago -
A documentary by John Pilger, please watch
Denial, Selective Perception and Military Atrocities
Offbeat  (tags: us army, crimes against humanity, iraq, denial, world )

- 1922 days ago -
It was under the watch of his father, George Bush, Snr., that in 1991, thousands of Iraqi conscripts were buried alive in southern Iraq, by US army tanks and bulldozers. "What you saw was a bunch of buried trenches, with peoples arms sicking out....
American Soldiers Waking Up   video
Offbeat  (tags: iraq, soldiers, world, us, anti war movement, society, government )

- 1924 days ago -
Iraq veterans against the war- you are not alone. Please watch...
Smoke...From Iraq to Therapy Donkey?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, donkeys, Iraq, therapy animals, protection )

- 1975 days ago -
Smoke the donkey, the former mascot for 1st Marine Logistics Group in Iraq, will soon have a new job in the United States.
The Spirit of Giving: Womens Assistance Center Receives Much Needed Supplies
Offbeat  (tags: Iraq, military, positive news, women, interesting )

Sally Ann
- 1992 days ago -
The Port Advisory Coordinating Element (PACE), a group of U.S. Coast Guardsmen based in Basrah, delivered approximately 30 boxes of supplies for women and children at the Womens Assistance Center in Umm Qasr.
Native American Warriors In Iraq
Offbeat  (tags: Native American, Warriors, iraq )

- 2216 days ago -
Photojournalist Steven Clevenger got his start in 1971 in Cambodia, when he was just 22-years-old. He has covered seven wars, including those in Iraq and Afghanistan. In 2006, Clevenger began a three-year
Iraqi Animal Markets Thrive With Little Government Oversight, Worrying Conservationists
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, Iraq, wildlife )

- 2220 days ago -
A dozen fluffy white kittens with piercing blue eyes frolic in a wire cage, perched perilously atop a pen containing two African lion cubs. Neighborhood schoolchildren stop to feed sunflower seeds to a chained monkey, while three red foxes cower in their
Binoculars and Bodyguards: Looking for Iraq's Birds
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, birds, Iraq )

- 2225 days ago -
Despite the inherent risks, staff at Nature Iraq - a partner of wildlife charity Birdlife International - have been doggedly surveying the rich biodiversity found within their country
Little Girl Welcomes Soldier Father Home - Parent Dish
Offbeat  (tags: iraq, war, Little Girl, daddy, happy ending, video )

- 2233 days ago -
Remember this photo of a little girl who refused to let go of her daddy's hannd before he left for Iraq? The picture gained nation wide attention but has a happy ending.
Coppola: A Pediatric Surgeon in Iraq
Offbeat  (tags: military personnel, Iraq, Afganistan, war, world, safety, protection )

Sally Ann
- 2323 days ago -
Iraq: Through The Eyes of a Child Healer - Captivating memoir of a doctors tour of duty provides an untold view of heartbreak in Iraq
Hang on, Baby! Daddy's Home From Iraq
Offbeat  (tags: Iraq, baby, labor, husband, pregnancy, deployment )

- 2345 days ago -
Not even labor contractions could keep a woman from driving to meet her husband as the guardsman returned home from Iraq

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