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"Iraqi Christians Take a Historic Stance on their National and Cultural Role"
Article by Siyar Al-Jamil (Arabic)

Congressional hearings with Gen. David Petraeus and Amb. Ryan Crocker The commander of Multinational Force-Iraq and the U.S. Ambassador to Iraq appear before Congress on April 8th and 9th, 2008 to discuss the situtation in Iraq.
(Watch on CSPAN)

IRC Commission on Iraqi Refugees: "Five Years Later, A Hidden Crisis"
March, 2008
PDF (English)

Amnesty International Publishes Report on Iraq
March, 2008
PDF (English / Arabic)

IF Mourns Archbishop's Death
March 14, 2008
Chaldean Catholic Archbishop Paulos Faraj Rahho, kidnapped last month, was found dead on March 13, 2008, buried in a shallow grave outside of the Iraqi city Mosul. The Iraq Foundation deplores the loss of this man of religion, condemns the hatred and intolerance that motivates such heinous action, and calls on the Iraqi government to fulfill its responsibility of protecting Iraqi citizens.

Iraq: Politics Unfrozen, Direction Still Unclear
USIPease Briefing
January 30, 2008
By Executive Director Rend Al-Rahim and Daniel Serwer

This USIP paper is the product of meetings conducted in Beirut and Baghdad in mid-January 2008, which incumpassed a high-ranking and broad cross-section of the Iraqi political spectrum expressed views on the current political situation, main priorities for the next year, prospects for moving forward on key issues, and the American military presence in Iraq. The Iraqis, numbering about 40, included parliamentary leaders, members of the presidency and their staffs, top government officials and leaders in both the Anbar and Baghdad "Awakenings" (tribal groups prepared to fight Al Qaeda and guard their own neighborhoods).

State Department Special Briefing: Iraq Year in Review

The Ultimate Crime
by Reuben Bromstein and Salim Mansur
National Post Published: Thursday, November 29, 2007
Follow the link to read this article on Canadian Bill
S-210, which according to the authors would again demonstrate Canada ’s leadership in the fight against terrorism.

"Seven Months Into the Surge:
What Does It Mean for Iraqis"

A Paper by Executive Director Rend Al-Rahim

David H. Petraeus Congressional Testimony
(September 10, 2007)

Ambassador Ryan Crocker Testimony
(September 10, 2007)

Senate Armed Services Hearing on the Jones Report -CSPAN
Retired Marine Corps. General James L. Jones Jr. discusses a report on Iraq's security situation. Gen. Jones chaired the Iraqi Security Forces Independent Assessment Cmsn., a Dept. of Defense-sponsored look at Iraq's military and police forces. The hearing is chaired by Sen. Carl Levin, Chair. of the Senate Armed Services.
9/6/2007: WASHINGTON, DC: 3 hr. 45 min. Read Report.

GAO Report
Securing, Stabilizing, and Rebuilding Iraq: PDF
(September 5, 2007)

"War and Occupation in Iraq"
A report published by Global Policy Forum and co-sponsored by 30 other NGOs and NGO networks. The report covers a range of issues in international law.

Learn more about Walk for Iraq!

Iraq Foundation Congratulates Iraqi National Soccer Team

IDW report, The Status of Rights and Freedoms in Iraq in 2006, is now available in English.The report addressed violence against civilians in Iraq , individual rights and freedoms, the situation of Iraqi women, and freedom of opinion and belief.

Thank You Letter from CPI Deputy Head Faris Al-Ajrash to the Iraq Foundation

A Dayton Process For Iraq
IF's Executive Director, Rend al-Rahim, publishes an article on ways to promote national reconciliation in the Washington Post on Thursday, May 10, 2007. Click here to read the article.

IF's Patner, Nature Iraq, Announces the Release of New Book

Condolence Letter for Suicide Bombing in Parliament:
Condolence Letter to Nouri Al-Maliki
Condolence Letter to Jalal Talabani
Condolence Letter to Mahmood Al-Meshhadani

IF holds Roundtable discussion meeting with Iraqi PM Samira Al Musawi
March 30, 2007

IF Holds 2nd Annual Charity Fundraising Dinner
March 23, 2007

IF in the Media:
IF's Executive Director, Rend Al-Rahim, appears on CSPAN's "Washington Journal" on Sunday, November 27, 2006

Partition Is Not the Solution . . .
IF's Executive Director, Rend al-Rahim, publishes article on the potential partitioning of Iraq in the Washington Post on Sunday, October 29, 2006. Click here to read the article.

IF In the Media:
IF's Director of Programs in Baghdad Shirouk Al- Abaychi
was featured on Saturday, October 28, 2006 CNN program "This Week at War". Click here for the transcript.

Executive Director Rend Al-Rahim Co-Chairs at the Salzburg Seminar:
IF's Executive Director Rend Al-Rahim co-chaired the Salzburg Seminar's 435th Session entitled "The Rule of Law: Reconciling Religion and Culture in a Constitutional Framework" from October 7 - 12, 2006.

National Reconciliation Plan Text

IF's Chiarman meets with Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper (June, 2006)

White House Meeting:
President Meets with Iraq and Afghanistan Non-Governmental Organizations (March, 2006)

IF Sponsors the US Visit of Ayad Jamal Aldein (Detriot, Arabic), (Detriot, English), (Los Angeles, English) (March, 2006)


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