For six years, the world has watched Iraq's fledgling Democratic government struggle to take shape. Soldiers in the Pennsylvania National Guard's 56th Stryker Brigade are getting a first-hand look at that process as they provide security for regional lawmakers. Scott Detrow, of member station WITF, was in Iraq recently and rode along with the soldiers in the security detail.
Stories: Protecting the Lawmakers
By SCOTT DETROW • August 27, 2009