Beyond the wire

Since March 2003, close to 3.000 Americans have died in combat. Americans are in agreement over one thing: their Army's intervention in Iraq is a terrible failure. Even Kissinger admits today that "a military victory is no longer possible."

Surviving in Baquba...

By Sara Daniel , Le Nouvel Observateur , July 28, 2005

North of Baghdad, in the area around Baquba where ambushes and bloody skirmishes are the daily lot of Iraqis, our special envoys Sara Daniel and photographer Stanley Greene accompanied American soldiers and witnessed their exchanges with local notables.
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