Petraeus Troops the Lines

By COL Steve BoylanMarch 16, 2007

Gen. David H. Petraeus began his efforts to troop the lines throughout Iraq over the last month. Here, he is reviewing the conditions at Zafaraniyah Market in northeast Baghdad after increases in security were implemented. In mid-February this same market was devastated by two car bombs that killed more than 50 civilians. Today the market is thriving due to Iraqi and coalition efforts.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Gen. David H. Petraeus began his efforts to troop the lines throughout Iraq over the last month. Here, he is reviewing the conditions at Zafaraniyah Market in northeast Baghdad after increases in security were implemented. In mid-February this same market was devastated by two car bombs that killed more than 50 civilians. Today the market is thriving due to Iraqi and coalition efforts. (Photo Credit: Col. Steve Boylan) VIEW ORIGINAL