Sixty-five years ago this week, in the midst of a civil war and at the tail end of the decades-long British Mandate of Palestine, the state of Israel was born...
U.S. troops entered Iraq's capital this week. Their mission: show Saddam that U.S. tanks can penetrate his defenses at will
A photo portfolio of al-Zarwai's killing and the legacy of his deadly insurgency
Through the centuries, whether combatants have fought with spears, bows and arrows, muzzle-loading rifles, naval cannons, long-range bombers, nuclear weapons or...
TIME photographer Yuri Kozyrev comes under fire on patrol with the 82nd Airborne
On Assignment: Robert Nickelsberg
Photojournalist Robert Nickelsberg has covered the war from before it began
TIME Photographer Franco Pagetti has covered the war since it began
As smugglers go, so go jihads
Two truck bombs struck the Iraqi Foreign and Finance Ministries while three roadside bombs exploded in other parts of the city.
On Assignment: Christopher Morris
Three major government facilities are destroyed in a pair of blasts in the Iraqi capital
On Assignment: Benjamin Lowy
Photographer Yuri Kozyrev gets a rare glimpse into a crowded Iraqi detention center.Reported by Abigail Hauslohner
On Assignment: Yuri Kozyrev
Iraqis go to the polls to determine the future of their country
TIME photographer Callie Shell follows the President on his first visit to the war-torn nation as Commander in Chief
Led by Paul Bremer, U.S. forces continue the difficult task of remaking a shattered country
Iraq's dangerous streets seen through the lens of photojournalist Franco Pagetti
On the first anniversary of the increase in troops levels, TIME photographer Yuri Kozyrev explores the success and failures of the US strategy