This Google Earth file maps Multi-National Force-Iraq press releases on activity by and against Iranian-backed Special Groups.
A commentary on the recent operations against Jaysh al-Mahdi militias in Basra and their effects in Baghdad.
According to MNF-I Commander General Petraeus, Iranian-linked groups were responsible for Sunday's deadly attack on the Green Zone.
Following fierce battles in January of 2007 - Haifa Street has made a dramatic change for the better.
The Karkh security district is located in the heart of Baghdad; a significant portion of the district is occupied by the International Zone, also known as the Green Zone, site of the U.S. Embassy. Karkh is perhaps best known for the main road, Haifa Street, which runs from the International Zone northwest to the neighborhood of Sheikh Ma’arouf and Kadhimiyah.