The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan: The Journalistic Challenges

As part of the Institute for Security and Conflict Studies' Security Policy Forum, journalists from the Washington Post and New York Times engaged in a roundtable discussion on the journalistic challenges of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.


  • Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Washington Post, Senior Correspondent and Associate Editor, Author of Imperial Life in the Emerald City
  • Michael R. Gordon, New York Times, Chief Military Correspondent, Co-author of Cobra II and The Generals' War
  • Ann Scott Tyson, Washington Post, Staff Writer with nine years of experience reporting from Afghanistan


Marc Lynch, Director, Institute for Middle East Studies, GWU