Nation Topics - Iraqi Reconstruction and Occupation
News and Features
Halfway through Tim Russert's hourlong interview with Demo-
cratic presidential nominee Senator John Kerry on April 18, there was an
exchange that revealed in microcosm some of the fundamental
It is a
pity the major news media have not convened a commission of inquiry
to examine their own mistakes and derelictions concerning the war in
George W. Bush
believes in the Easter Bunny--that is, those weapons of mass
When asked why the United States should not invade Iraq and overthrow
Saddam Hussein, a prescient critic said, "Once you've got Baghdad,
it's not clear what you do with it.
The Iraqi struggle for independence from American rule has begun in earnest.
It is the beginning of the end for the United States in Iraq. No amount of glib optimism from Bush Administration soothsayers can conceal that reality.
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Although media attention has been focused on civil violence in the Baghdad area, Iraq's vast and vulnerable network of oil pipelines and pumping stations has become a major battlefield in the ong
The capture of Saddam Hussein has raised the question of how best to hold him accountable for the horrendous human rights violations committed by his regime.
Click here to read Lowenberg's dispatch from the March 20 peace march in Madrid.
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