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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...

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...

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...