War in Iraq
"Did you volunteer for this?"
I'd guess I was asked this by maybe 50 or 60 soldiers during my month as an embedded reporter. The answer -- yes -- was a consistent source of mystification to them. Most were infantrymen with the 82nd Airborne Division who, whether it was by choice or a...
Senior Aide To Hussein Surrenders
Tariq Aziz, Iraq's urbane former deputy prime minister is the highest-ranking official in fallen president Saddam Hussein's Baath Party government in U.S. custody after surrendering himself in Baghdad Thursday.
Iran Rejects U.S. Accusations
U.S. Turns to Former Foes
Slowly, Loot Is Being Returned to Museum
The blue Kia minivan rolled through the guarded gates of the National Museum of Antiquities early Wednesday afternoon, loaded with a precious cargo of metals and minerals.
Rebuilding Iraq: A Huge Challenge
Iraq's Shiite Muslim majority could rise to power, a prospect opposed by those in the Bush administration who envision Iraq as a model of secular pluralism in the Arab world.
Exiled Iraqi Hopes to Get Oil Flowing
N.C. Firm Selected To Set Iraq's Needs
A small team of North Carolina researchers employed last week is being asked to help launch a wide array of projects to help Iraq regain its footing.
In the News
U.S. Plans to Offer Iraqi Public Workers $20 to Return to Jobs (Post, April 17, 2003)
U.S. Reconstruction Office Sends Teams to Iraq to Assess Needs (Post, April 14, 2003)
Residents Deride Food Aid as Insufficient: U.S.-Occupied City in Southern Iraq Lacks Electricity and Clean Water (Post, April 7, 2003)
Soldiers Unimpressed With Iraqi Landscape (Post, March 31, 2003; 5:28 PM)
For 82nd, A Skirmish Over Major Supply Route: Airborne Troops Clash With Militia Fighters (Post, March 30, 2003)
U.S. Hospital Showcases Treatment of Iraqi Victims (Post, March 30, 2003)
Voice of Caution (Post, March 26, 2003; 5:20 PM)
Watching The War, Anxious For Action (Post, March 23, 2003)
Unspoken Fears, and Talismans (Post, March 20, 2003)
Using Down Time To Learn the Culture (Post, March 17, 2003)
Trucking in Sand? It's 'Force Protection' (Post, March 16, 2003)
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