The New Year will bring change to Iraq. It is the year of the planned handover of control to Iraqi forces and the year of elections.
The coming year will bring restrictive new rules for American troops, and plenty of white-knuckle uncertainties as Shiites, Sunnis and Kurds, and factions within each of those groups, jockey for power.
Nevertheless, senior U.S. commanders have told ABC News there are promising signs almost six years after the U.S.-led invasion of the country. Despite the...Full Story