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2003 Iraq Invasion

Mission Unaccomplished

Peter Van Buren | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

On March 20, as we mark the 10th anniversary of the invasion from hell, we still don't get it. In case you want to jump to the punch line, though, it's this: by invading Iraq, the U.S. did more to destabilize the Middle East than we could possibly have imagined at the time.

The Invasion Of Iraq: Reflections Seven Years Later

Ryan McDermott | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ryan McDermott

This week marks the seventh anniversary of the beginning of the war in Iraq. But my experience of the war started a few months earlier.

Iraqi Immigrants Struggle To Adjust To Life In The U.S.

nytimes.com | KIRK SEMPLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Advocates for immigrants in New York and elsewhere say that Iraqis have had more difficulty getting settled than most migrant populations. Many are we...

UK Ordered To Make Blair's Iraq WMD Documents Public

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Foreign Office has been ordered to publish an early draft of Tony Blair's "dodgy dossier" on Iraq's weapons of mass destruction. It now has 28 da...

Iraq Oil Exceeds Pre-War Output

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Iraqi oil production is above the levels seen before the US-led invasion of the country in 2003, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). ...

Bremer Hits Back At Criticism For Disbanding Iraq's Army: Bush Said I Had His "Full Support"

NY Times | L. PAUL BREMER III | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It has become conventional wisdom that the decision to disband Saddam Hussein's army was a mistake, was contrary to American prewar planning and was a...