Patrick Cockburn

Patrick Cockburn is the author of War in the Age of Trump (Verso).

Which is the Real Iraq?

The Carnage in Basra

Iraq’s "Rag Tag" Army Units Start Fighting Against Themselves

Three Years After They Toppled Saddam’s Statue

Mosul Slips Out of Control

Bush’s Call for Ouster of Iraq’s Prime Minister Widens Rift with Shias

Shias May Now Turn on US Forces

War Crime in a Mosque

The Battle for Baghdad

Kirkuk’s Dr. Death

US Troops Shooting Any Iraqi Who Moves

Death Squads on the Prowl; Iraq Convulsed by Fear

Kurds Destroy Monument to Victims of Saddams’ Poison Gas Massacre

Iraq Election Spells Total Defeat for US

Counting Ballots and Bodies in Baghdad

Iraq Votes; Now What?

Silence Descends on Baghdad

Shia Relish Chance to Rule Iraq

America’s War So Far

Iraq: the Beginning of the End

Blair Tries to Cover Up $1.3 Billion Iraqi Theft

Saddam: "Come and See My Cage"

Tales of the Human Meat Grinder

Iraq Approves Constitution, Despite Sunnis

A Nation Stands on Trial

Murder of Defense Lawyer Puts Saddam’s Trial at Risks

Defiant Saddam Refuses to Recognize Court

Saddam on Trial

A Divided Iraq

Iraq on the Eve of the Referendum

Iraqis: "This Government has No Authority"

What Happened to Iraq’s Missing $1 Billion?

Getting Out of Iraq…One Way or Another

Iraq: the Unwinnable War

The True, Terrible State of Iraq

Iraq’s Ghost Battalions

Iraq: a Bloody Mess

My Father, Claud Cockburn, the MI5 Suspect

Iraq is a Bloody No Man’s Land

"They Destroyed Everything"

The Rise, Fall and Rise of Ahmed Chalabi

A Week of Bombs and Blood

Iraqi "Peace" in Tatters

US Frees Iraqi Kidnappers to Become Spies

Shortages, Corruption, Guerrilla War

Two Years After the Fall of Saddam, the Resistance Controls All Major Roads into Baghdad

After the Election, a New Wave of Assassinations of State Officials

Sistani’s Vision for Iraq

Shia and Kurds Will Dominate New Iraqi Government

The Kidnapping Gangs of Baghdad