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war in Iraq


Photo: Can’t bear to be apart

For 108 years, the teddy bear has survived everything from politics to explosions


Filmmaker seeks to change attitudes about America’s wars

Americans paid little attention to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan during the election. Laura Poitras wonders what, if anything, will change that.


Former Iraq correspondent: CNN refused to air ‘war crime’

Australian journalist says incident violated Geneva Convention.


Wednesday morning roundup

The U.S. combat mission in Iraq ends, Tony Blair tells all and jittery investors seek refuge in gold.


  From ‘shock and awe’ to ‘advise and assist’ in Iraq

Seven years after the start of the war in Iraq, the U.S. mission there has changed dramatically. Middle East scholar Juan Cole discusses the new phase, and whether peace is possible in Iraq.


  Evan Thomas and ‘The War Lovers’

Alison Stewart speaks with Newsweek editor-at-large Evan Thomas about his book, “The War Lovers,” which draws parallels between the Spanish-American War and the war in Iraq.

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