The Times' story also includes an unsubtle swipe at President Bush, who has continued his campaign to link the war in Iraq to the war on terror by blaming al-Qaida for the violence there. This latest survey would seem to put the lie to that particular canard.
Dear Mr. President: Al-Qaida isn't the problem in Iraq
A new Pentagon report says that the army of radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is the biggest threat in Iraq.
December 19, 2006 9:56PM (UTC)
Alex Koppelman is a staff writer for Salon.MORE FROM Alex Koppelman