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.
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.
ISW Communications Director, Megan Ortagus, discusses the progress made by U.S. troops in Iraq and the President's plan to begin drawing down the military presence.
Marisa Cochrane Sullivan discusses the coming Iraq drawdown with Hearst Media's Nikole Killion.