Audio proceedings of ISW's conference call, “What Today’s Deadline in Iraq Means for Tomorrow” held on August 30, 2010.
On September 1, 2010, the mission of U.S. forces in Iraq will change from a combat mission under Operation Iraqi Freedom to a stability operations mission.
ISW Senior Fellow LTG James Dubik (Ret.) discusses the Army's lessons learned on the eve of the Iraq drawdown with CNN Pentagon Correspondent Chris Lawrence.
Marisa Cochrane Sullivan featured in several CNN Radio shorts regarding the troop drawdown in Iraq.
ISW Senior Fellow LTG James Dubik (Ret.) discusses Secretary Gates' pending retirement on CNN's Situation Room with Pentagon Correspondent Chris Lawrence.
Enemy networks including both al-Qaeda-Iraq and Shi’a militias have been degraded by Iraqi and U.S. operations; however, extremists continue to seek to destabilize the country.
ISW's Marisa Cochrane Sullivan writes in The Hill's Congressional Blog about the recent cuts in the supplemental war funding bill for the Iraq war.
With the U.S. troop drawdown deadline rapidly approaching, all eyes are focused on Iraq and what may transpire after U.S. combat forces withdraw to 50,000 troops on August 31st, 2010.