Iraq Links & Resources
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News Media |
U.S. Military and Government |
United Nations and International Organizations |
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Background on Iraq
Fog of War A retrospective of the 1991 air war over Baghdad, with
complete target map, database and photo gallery.
of American Scientists Military Analysis Network Iraq Crisis Site Complete coverage, with news, background information, a full library of
government documents and a search
Iraq Turmoil The upstart competitor to Yahoo!, with a sometimes broader
mix of stories. Worth a look.
on Military News Nouvelles militaires News links intelligently
compiled by the Canadian Forces College.
of Michigan Documents in the News: Iraq and Desert Fox
Full Coverage Iraq U.S. Conflict Up-to-the minute news stories,
links and photo search engines.
U.S. News Media Special Reports
News: Extended and Continuing Coverage of Iraq Competitor with MSNBC
in terms of original reporting, graphics.
Standoff with Iraq 1998
International Programming Iraq Page
Iraq Page Includes the new fastv video search function.
Attack on Iraq Front Page Original reporting, maps and applications
from the number one news Web site.
York Times Issue in Depth: Attack on Iraq Surprisingly thin and
NewsHour Continuing Standoff with Iraq Page
Iraq Live radio and TV links for those in the fast lane.
Iraq Special Report
Foreign Media Special Reports
Special Coverage Crisis in the Gulf
News Center Extensive links to international news sites.
Defence Weekly Gulf in Crisis Iraq Special Feature
UK Press Association
StoryFinder Essential news indexer of U.K. print and television news
|U.S. Military and Government
House Briefing Room Latest documents and statements on Iraq.
Department of State Crisis in Iraq A fairly moribund site, with
links to Secretary
of State Albright's statements, press
briefings and statements
by U.S. officials.
Crisis with Iraq Suprisingly good coverage of U.S. government
including the Washington
Control, Defense and Security Issues (USIA Israel)
DefenseLink Defense Department home page, with access to briefing transcripts,
news, photos and a search
home page They had to do it, but did they have to do it so poorly?
- News and background on weapons and units, with search
engines and links to the Response
to Iraq special site.
Navy home page Searchable
source of news, information on weapons and units, photos, as well as the
In the Arabian Gulf page, with up to date information on deployed aircraft
carriers and ships.
Military Commands and Units in the Region
Northern Watch (Incirlik Airbase, Turkey)
Central Command (CENTCOM)
Central Air Forces (CENTAF)
Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
Britain, UNSCOM and Iraq Page Government wide site with transcripts of Prime Minister, MOD and Foreign
and Commonwealth Office releases and statements.
Ministry of Defence
Royal Air Force Latest information
on RAF deployments.
Houses of Parliament "Hansard" Search Engine
Mission of Iraq to the U.N.
|United Nations and International Organizations
United Nations home page News, documents,
and organization. The United Nations International Organizations
Network Search UNIONS search
engine searches across UN agencies and international bodies.
U.N. Security Council With access to full-text Security
Council documents such as resolutions, Presidential statements, etc.
UN Special Commission
UN Office of the Iraq Programme ("oil
International Atomic Energy Agency
World Atom Main Page Organization responsible for disarming Iraq
of its nuclear capability. Reports are retrievable through the IAEA
Architext Querying search engine.
|Non Governmental Organizations and Private Web sites
Cyberspace Station: Iraq Cacophonous, slightly weird shrine to Iraq
information online, sometimes with some surprises.
Cryptonome A lovingly maintained clean Web site monitoring intelligence
documents and issues.
Think Tanks and Arms Control Groups
Control Association Iraq and UNSCOM Backgrounder
for International Peace UNSCOM-Iraq Page
of International Studies Iraq Weapons of Mass Destruction
Nuclear Control Institute: Saddam
and the Bomb
Washington Institute for
Near East Policy
Arab Solidarity and Opposition Groups
Action Coalition Activist site devoted to the lifting of sanctions,
up-to-date with news and links.
National Congress The main site of the Iraqi opposition in London,
includes news, background on Iraqi government and military and a brief
on Iraq's weapons
of mass destruction facilities.
Chat News Serving the Iraqi expatriate community.
Out of the Gulf! Committee against U.S. intervention site, with news,
editorials, cartoons and links.
Voices in the Wilderness
newsgroup postings on Iraq from DejaNews via Lycos
alt.desert-storm Veteran and enthusiast musings and grumblings.
soc.culture.iraq Iraqi society and culture discussion list.
clari.world.mideast.iraq News of Iraq Up-to-date AFP, AP and UPI wire stories.
World Factbook on Iraq
Country Study Prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library
Energy Information Administration Iraq Page Profiles of the oil,
natural gas and electrical power industries.
conflicts: Iraq (Iraq-United States) From the Canadian Department
of National Defense.
Research and Documentation Project Harvard University's Center for
Middle Eastern Studies database about the government, politics and civil society of modern Iraq.
Maps From the Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection and the
University of Texas at Austin.
Desert Storm (1991 Gulf War)
War Veteran Resource Pages
Gulf War Illnesses Home Page The original Internet page devoted to
Iraq, still with one of the finest collections of declassified U.S. government
documents on Iraq.
The Gulf War
War Veterans' Illnesses From the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Gulf War Resource Center
Desert Storm Debriefing Book
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