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julian assange on ( iraq war )

Published on Apr 13, 2013

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Lessons Learned from Iraq and How They Apply to North Africa

Published on Apr 15, 2013

Date: April 9, 2013

Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR) Stuart Bowen on March 6 released SIGIR's final report for Congress, "Learning From Iraq," which details the accomplishments of the U.S. reconstruction efforts in Iraq. The report provides an "instructive picture of what was the largest stabilization and reconstruction operation ever undertaken by the United States (until recently overtaken by Afghanistan)." Additionally, the report outlines seven lessons that the U.S. should implement to improve its approach to future stabilization and reconstruction operations.

Uncovered: The Whole Truth about the Iraq war

Published onApr 1, 2013

The War on Iraq, filmmaker Robert Greenwald chronicles the Bush Administration's determined quest to invade Iraq following the events of September 11, 2001.

The film deconstructs the administration's case for war through interviews with U.S intelligence and defense officials 

foreign service experts, and U.N. weapons inspectors -- including a former CIA director, a former ambassador to Saudi Arabia and even President Bush's Secretary of the Army. Their analyses and conclusions are sobering, and often disturbing, regardless of one's political affiliations.