Topic: Judith Yaphe
Obama's Iraq speech Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET will be a balancing act. The majority of Americans say the Iraq war was a mistake, but others say this isn't the time to end the US combat role.
08/31/2010 06:10 pm
Critics say the US has put too much emphasis on large-scale military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. Yemen shows that Al Qaeda is too agile to be defeated by such a 'whack a mole' strategy, they say.
01/05/2010 06:52 pm
June's pullback is part of the phased withdrawal of US forces. Will it jeopardize hard-won security gains?
05/18/2009 01:00 am
The US military will begin handing over thousands of Iraqis who were captured during the war to Iraqi authorities on Sunday.
01/29/2009 12:00 am
Gen. David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker will describe Iraq's fragile state this week on Capitol Hill.
04/07/2008 01:00 am