Author Archives: Gordon Alanko

When Sons of Iraq grow up

Transitioning the Sons of Iraq from a local security force to a public works program is one of the goals for 2008. The process has begun in Hawr Rajab at the “Village of Hope.”

Sons of Iraq

Gordon Alanko is embedded with US forces in Sayifiyah in southern Arab Jabour, Iraq. He reports on the establishment of the of the local security forces in the region.