The Iraq War: 10 Years Later, Where Do We Stand?
Ten years ago this Tuesday, the U.S. invaded Iraq, and by any count — and there have been many — the toll has been devastating. So far, about 4,400 U.S. troops and more than 100,000 Iraqi civilians have been killed, and the combined costs of the war ...
A War, Before and After
10 Years on, Iraq Still Grapples With War's Legacy
Human and financial costs of decade-long Iraq War analyzed in new study from ...
What we lost in Iraq: the 48 South Floridians who died
Ten years ago, U.S.-led forces invaded Iraq on March 20, 2003, with predawn airstrikes, a mission to overthrow the regime of Saddam Hussein and liberate the Iraqi people. The cost and consequences, the human toll was enormous: nearly 4,500 U.S. service ...
Makiya has no regret about pressing the war in Iraq
The United States officially went to war in Iraq 10 years ago, on March 19, 2003. But in one small sense, the war can be said to have begun in 1989. That was the year a London-based Iraqi architect named Kanan Makiya published a book called “Republic ...
Iraq War 10th Anniversary Reminds Us Of The Questions We Didn't Ask
When President George W. Bush announced the invasion into Iraq in March 2003, the goal was to remove a dangerous dictator and his supposed stocks of weapons of mass destruction. It was also to create a functioning democracy and thereby inspire what ...
Iraq war 10 years on: 'There is phenomenal violence against women. I hear of ...
I first encountered the campaigner Hanaa Edwar in 2005 while researching the murder of women's rights campaigners in Iraq by the militias responsible for the worst violence. We met then at her offices in Baghdad, where I sat with a group of women she ...
Iraq still bleeding a decade later
Iraq: 10 years later
Iraq war 10 years on: 'We don't stay out late because we're still afraid'
He's referring to the growing political crisis in Iraq, which has fuelled weekly protests in Sunni areas in the west of the country, where widespread anger over arrests and exclusion from both employment and state institutions boiled over two months ago.
Iraq war 10 years on: 'My brother was tortured and held without charge'
Asma Obeid was working for the newspaper Zaman when I first met her in 2004. When I go to their new offices today I find she no longer works there. In a country defined by fear her old boss is at first reluctant to give me her number; when he does, I ...
March 17: The budget debate, Iraq ten years later
A member of Iraq's internal security forces inspects the damage outside the Iraqi justice ministry in Baghdad on March 15, 2013, a day after militants staged an apparently unsuccessful assault. A coordinated string of bombings and a brazen assault on ...
Iraq war 10 years on: 'One problem has been the withdrawal of the educated ...
When I first came across Husam Aldeen al-Ansari seven years ago, he was first violinist and a composer with the Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra, which then was going through one of its darkest times. Murderous gangs were roaming the streets and many ...
Iraq war 10 years on: a young artist's story - video
The film is about a young Iraqi who, during the Iraq war in 2003, lost his arm in an explosion. He wanted to study photography at college, but was not accepted because he could not carry or use a camera; he then tried the art department, and was admitted.