EDITORIAL: IRAQ: Iraq: Before, During, After: Iraq0014

After the war, more than 50 functional and fully armed Iraqi tanks remain parked in a small patch of land in a lower class neighborhood of Baghdad. With live ammunition easily available in the abandoned vehicles, playing neighborhood children have detonated a tank, fired live shells, and destroyed a home.

After the war, more than 50 functional and fully armed Iraqi tanks remain parked in a small patch of land in a lower class neighborhood of Baghdad. With live ammunition easily available in the abandoned vehicles, playing neighborhood children have detonated a tank, fired live shells, and destroyed a home.