internationales weblog zum irak-konflikt, dem "krieg gegen terrorismus", etc.: fakten, meinungen, hintergr´┐Żnde
international blog on the conflict in iraq and "war on terrorism" and the like: facts, opinions, backgrounds


Today in Iraq: "Mission accomplished. ?Nearly a quarter of the service members killed in action since Feb. 1 in Iraq were from the Reserve or National Guard, according to a Star-Ledger review of Defense Department records. In the past five months, the proportion of all part-time soldiers killed is nearly six times higher than before President Bush declared the end of major combat on May 1, 2003""