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Mccain and Iraq

Iraqi Shi'ite Cleric Moqtada Al-Sadr To Disarm If U.S. Withdraws On Timetable

Reuters | Wisam Mohammed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Influential Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr would dissolve his Mehdi Army militia if the United States starts withdrawing troops according to a s...

Sam Stein

McCain Gets Facts Wrong On Iraq Again | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Facts can be funny things. Over the past several weeks, Sen. John McCain has been occasionally tripping over them in his advocacy for continuing Amer...

Iraqis See a Candidate's Agenda in McCain's Visit

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain arrived in Iraq on Sunday morning on a trip that was described as a visit by an official Congressional delegation, but that also s...

One Year Later, Market Where McCain Strolled 'Freely' Is Controlled By Sadr, Too Unsafe For Americans To Visi

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On April 1, 2007, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) strolled through the open-air Shorja market in Baghdad in an effort to prove that Americans are "not getting...