The decline of violence, the rise of politics.
The Maliki-Sadr showdown.
What we know and what we don't.
With a sequence of brilliant offensives, Raymond Odierno adapted the Petraeus doctrine into a successful operational art.
Executing the winning strategy in Iraq.
Let conditions on the ground dictate troop levels, not politics.
Iraq Report VI: Iran's proxy war against the U.S. in Iraq.
The Real Surge: Preparing for Operation Phantom Thunder.
General Petraeus learns from past U.S. mistakes.
The context behind the bombings.
The battle for Diyala.
The Anbar Awakening: Displacing al Qaeda from Its Stronghold in Western Iraq.
The Baghdad Security Plan begins.
From "New Way Forward" to New Commander.
How the pax Americana differs from the pax Romana.