Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq: Iraq War: IRAQADDARIO023

An Iraqi Policeman stands guard on a roof in a sandstorm at the Baghdad Academy for Police officers in Iraq, February 15, 2004.   Iraqi police have suffered grave losses this week with two major attacks on police stations and recruits to be officers, calling into question whether Iraq is ready for the transfer of power to Iraqi officials.

An Iraqi Policeman stands guard on a roof in a sandstorm at the Baghdad Academy for Police officers in Iraq, February 15, 2004. Iraqi police have suffered grave losses this week with two major attacks on police stations and recruits to be officers, calling into question whether Iraq is ready for the transfer of power to Iraqi officials.