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Baghdad — This weekend marks the 20th anniversary of Saddam Hussein’s massacre of an estimated 5,000 Kurds in the Iraqi town of Halabja. The March 16, 1988 attack, using a ...
Politics & Policy

Tipping Point

Baghdad, Iraq — The recent Blackwater incident in Nisoor Square, not far from our Baghdad headquarters, gives cause to reflect upon the Iraq war in general. As a result of ...
Politics & Policy

The Connection

Baghdad — From the vantage point of downtown Baghdad at the end of a long, hot summer six years later, September 11, 2001 continues to be the battle call for ...