Mulrine, Anna
September 2006
U.S. News & World Report;9/25/2006, Vol. 141 Issue 11, p25
The article focuses on the Iraq war, and on the effect the presence of U.S. troops is having on Iraq. A report from Congress's Government Accountability Office concluded that sectarian tensions in Iraq have been fueled by the same national elections that Washington has hailed as milestones. The presence of U.S. led coalition forces in Iraq appears to be unpopular, since they remain targets of attacks. Attacks increased nearly 60% from 2005 during the first six months of 2006.


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