While US troops have touted the progress made by Iraqi police in the past few years, the units themselves face daunting hurdles – including a 'trust gap' between them and residents.
10/14/2010 10:32 am
Although Iraqi and US officials say they've severely damaged Al Qaeda in Iraq, a series of new Baghdad bombings reveals the organization may be weaker but is still trying to spark tension between Sunnis and Shiites.
04/23/2010 03:06 pm
An emerging backlash against rule by religious parties gives opening to technocrats in Jan. 31 provincial elections.
01/23/2009 12:00 am