In another nod to the West, Syria also sent an ambassador to Iraq – the first in decades.
By being sensitive to environmental concerns, US Army can win hearts and minds of populace, but its record is spotty so far.
Baghdad's Johara Hotel, which was once a meeting place for foreign journalists and aid workers, is now filled to capacity with Iraqis who still can't go home.
A Palestinian-American teen is the narrator in this funny, moving, debut novel.
The U.S. military says that an increasingly capable Iraqi Army could assume primary combat responsibility by mid-2009.
Iraqi women take on key security role as attacks by female suicide bombers rise.
His announcement raises concerns about the ability and loyalty of the ‘Sons of Iraq’ neighborhood-watch program.