Topic: Toby Dodge
Rather than the euphoric victories in Tunisia and Egypt, Libya's conflict now evokes another uprising: Iraqis' 1991 failed bid to overthrow Saddam Hussein, who ruled for another 12 years.
03/08/2011 12:40 pm
A senior US embassy official made the clearest public statements yet of US determination to try to limit the hardline Sadr movement's influence if it continues to rebuff American overtures.
12/06/2010 02:18 pm
The last US combat brigade left Iraq today, after $751 billion and 4,415 American lives. Here's a breakdown of the Iraq war numbers.
08/19/2010 01:46 pm
After seven years of war, Iraqis are freer but feel embittered by the loss of life and halting progress in turning on the lights.
08/16/2010 01:04 pm
A flurry of meetings could signal the formation of a new Iraq government by next week's deadline. Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's main challenger met with him tonight, after meeting kingmaker Muqtada al-Sadr yesterday.
07/20/2010 06:38 pm
With followers of anti-American cleric Moqtada al-Sadr saying they support neither Nouri al-Maliki nor Iyad Allawi, the top two vote-getters continue to jostle for allies to form a coalition that will lead Iraq.
04/07/2010 03:06 pm
Combat outposts – some 75 small bases credited with playing a crucial role in turning the tide of the war – are being shut down.
04/01/2009 01:00 am
Amid growing opposition, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki called on Sunday for more time to negotiate a plan that could begin US troop withdrawals in June 2009.
10/20/2008 01:00 am
Iran's 'axis of resistance' may seem ascendant, but new chances for peace could redefine game in US's favor.
05/30/2008 01:00 am
Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has vowed to capitalize on security gains to revive the political process in the coming year.
01/08/2008 12:00 am