U.S. occupation of Iraq

Juan Cole on Gen. Petraeus and Afghanistan and Iraq

Juan Cole on Petraeus and the failure of U.S. military invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq.

The New York Times on events in Iraq Oct. 2010

Sunni Awakening Councils joining Al Qaeda in Mesopotamia post an a potential of increased violence and instability in Iraq.

The Humanitarian Consequences of the U.S. war on Iraqi citizens

Will the U.S. (once again?) walk away from a country that the military of the U.S. has destroyed or will the country accept responsibility for its catastrophic actions.

Robert Fisk on the departure of U.S. troops from Iraq

Robert Fisk’s take on the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq. “So say it out loud: we are not leaving.”