TITLE

IRAQ'D

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Spencer
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;12/20/2004, Vol. 231 Issue 25, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the conflict in Iraq. Report that a Shia militia, calling itself the Anger Brigades, battled with Sunni insurgents; Question of whether this is the beginning of civil war in Iraq; Statement that the Anger Brigades were formed to avenge the murders of Shia; Reference to an article by Tish Durkin in the October 16, 2004, issue of "National Journal."
ACCESSION #
15340214

 

Related Articles

  • Nightmare in Iraq. Dorrien, Gary // Christian Century;4/4/2006, Vol. 123 Issue 7, p37 

    The article contends that the volatile cultural divisions and its repercussions that the Bush administration ignored on its march to war have pushed Iraq to the edge of civil war. Much of Iraq's Sunni population supports the insurgency, the Shi'ite militia movement is growing and increasingly...

  • Conflictual Motion and Political Inertia: On Rebellions and Revolutions in Bissau and Beyond. Vigh, Henrik // African Studies Review;Sep2009, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p143 

    Taking its point of departure in the distinction between rebellions and revolutions, this article sheds light on civil war in Guinea-Bissau and West Africa. It builds on prolonged fieldwork among the Aguentas, a militia of urban youth in Bissau, and interrogates their experiences of warfare to...

  • Historical Research and Documentary Material on the Third Revolutionary Civil War (1945-49).  // Chinese Sociology & Anthropology;Spring/Summer1990, Vol. 22 Issue 3/4, p77 

    This article presents information on the third revolutionary civil war. The research efforts previously were confined to writing revolutionary reminiscences and publishing personal reflections. Not many papers and monographs were published, still less work was done on collating and compiling...

  • CONFLICT IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO: A MOSAIC OF INSURGENT GROUPS. Kisangani, Emizet F. // International Journal on World Peace;Sep2003, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p51 

    This essay analyzes the role of insurgent groups in the anti-Kabila civil war in the Congo. The 1998 civil war was dominated by autonomous state players using rebel groups as proxies to achieve state's goals. Nonetheless, as the war dragged on, the goal of combatants changed to greed....

  • An elusive peace in the Sudan. Fletcher Jr., Bill // New York Amsterdam News;1/20/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 4, p13 

    This article discusses the civil war situation in Sudan. Events over the last year in the Sudan's western region of Darfur have overshadowed the depth of the larger crisis facing Sudanese' society. The civil war between the North and the South arose out of efforts by various Northern...

  • No More Illusions. Johnson, Scott; Dehghanpisheh, Babak; Hastings, Michael; Hirsh, Michael; Barry, John; Liu, Melinda; Cochrane, Joe // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/10/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 15, p23 

    Examines the political chaos in Iraq. Fears of Iraqis that their society is breaking apart from within; Political violence by Sunni insurgents, who are trying to prevent dominance by the Shiite majority; How many ordinary citizens who are caught in the middle are moving to safer areas; Comments...

  • No More Illusions. Johnson, Scott; Dehghanpisheh, Babak; Hastings, Michael; Hirsh, Michael; Barry, John; Liu, Melinda; Cochrane, Joe // Newsweek;10/10/2005, Vol. 146 Issue 15, p40 

    Examines the political chaos in Iraq. Fears of Iraqis that their society is breaking apart from within; Political violence by Sunni insurgents, who are trying to prevent dominance by the Shiite majority; How many ordinary citizens who are caught in the middle are moving to safer areas; Comments...

  • No More Illusions. Johnson, Scott; Dehghanpisheh, Babak; Hastings, Michael; Hirsh, Michael; Barry, John; Liu, Melinda; Cochrane, Joe // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);10/10/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 15, p32 

    Examines the political chaos in Iraq. Fears of Iraqis that their society is breaking apart from within; Political violence by Sunni insurgents, who are trying to prevent dominance by the Shiite majority; How many ordinary citizens who are caught in the middle are moving to safer areas; Comments...

  • Get Out Now. Lopez, George A. // Foreign Policy;May/Jun2005, Issue 148, p64 

    Presents the author's thoughts on how the new Iraqi authorities must be able to challenge the insurgency on nationalist, political, and religious grounds. The need for the U.S to withdraw troops from Iraq; Mistakes the U.S. has made in assumptions regarding insurgents actions.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics