Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq: Baghdad: After the Storm: LA_110730Baghdad_008

By the end of 2010 violence had declined by 90 percent from its peak of 240 incidents a day in 2007. Yet episodic bomb blasts continue, such as the one last November that left 20-year-old Fatima Muhassen Aziz a quadriplegic.

By the end of 2010 violence had declined by 90 percent from its peak of 240 incidents a day in 2007. Yet episodic bomb blasts continue, such as the one last November that left 20-year-old Fatima Muhassen Aziz a quadriplegic.