Commentary discussing a recently intercepted AQI strategy document.
Tribal Movements and Sons of Iraq
Tensions between the Baathist-supporting Association of Muslim Scholars in Iraq and the tribal "Awakening" groups in Anbar province.
The Awakening's ultimatum to the Iraqi Islamic Party has expired, but Anbar province remains calm
A commentary on the ongoing issues related to Sons of Iraq groups in Diyala Province.
A summary of a report by Muhammad Abu Ramman on the various Sunni insurgent and "Awakening" factions which appeared in al-Hayat.
Over the past year, Sons of Iraq groups and Awakening Forces have been instrumental in supporting Coalition and Iraqi Security Force attempts to deliver security to the Iraqi public.
The Institute for the Study of War has created this situation report to document the developments in Iraq from January 2007 to December 2007.
The Iraq debate in 2007 focused on whether the new strategy and troop increase could stem violence in Iraq. It did.
Arabic news from Iraq, translated and summarized
A continuing operation to promote security and development in the southern and eastern Baghdad belts.