Excursions on the Middle East, politics, the Levant, Islam in politics, civil society, and courage in the face of unbridled, otherwise unchecked power.
Wednesday, November 01, 2006
Iraq as reported by the US military command
This is a briefing chart used by the U.S. Central Command. It captures a number of "indicators" for security and stability in Iraq. Unfortunately, the chart makes for depressing reading. The public domain chart was published in the New York Times.