iraq

  • April 22, 2003  

    Hans Blix argued that an international organization should conduct the disarmament of Iraq. Margaret Warner follows up with Stephen Black, who went on 15 inspections in Iraq as an inspector for UNSCOM; and George Lopez, director of policy studies at Notre Dame University’s Joan Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. Continue reading

  • April 21, 2003   BY  

    Coalition forces have captured four top Iraqi officials in the last three days and may be working with an unidentified former member of the regime to uncover hidden weapons of mass destruction. Continue reading

  • April 21, 2003   BY  

    Jay Garner, the retired U.S. general appointed as Iraq’s postwar civilian administrator, arrived in Baghdad on Monday to begin overseeing the country’s reconstruction process. Continue reading

  • April 21, 2003  

    Retired General Jay Garner arrived in Baghdad as head the Office of Reconstruction and Humanitarian Assistance. Spencer Michels reports. Continue reading

  • April 21, 2003  

    Some 37,000 noncitizens serve in the active duty U.S. armed forces. Jeffrey Kaye of KCET Los Angeles reports on these servicemembers. Continue reading

  • April 21, 2003  

    Jay Garner, the retired U.S. general appointed as Iraq’s postwar civilian administrator, arrived in Baghdad Monday to spearhead the reconstruction process. Experts discuss the challenges he faces as he embarks on the rebuilding effort. Continue reading

  • April 21, 2003  

    More than 600 journalists traveled with U.S. forces in Iraq as part of the Pentagon’s embedded journalist program. Two formerly embedded journalists discuss their experiences traveling with the U.S. military, and weigh in on the debate over whether embedding journalists produces balanced war coverage. Continue reading

  • April 18, 2003   BY  

    Thousands of protestors took to the streets of a Baghdad neighborhood Friday, demanding that U.S. forces leave the city. Continue reading

  • April 18, 2003   BY  

    The federal government on Thursday awarded Bechtel Corp. a contract worth up to $680 million to rebuild Iraq’s transportation, power, water, and sewage systems following the collapse of the Saddam Hussein regime. Continue reading

  • April 18, 2003   BY  

    U.S. forces took custody of another of their "most wanted" from the former Iraqi regime Thursday, a Baath leader whom Central Command officials hope will help them further dismantle what remains of Saddam’s regime. Continue reading