And for journalists who are trying to cover and report on the war, work has become more dangerous with each passing day. A bloody string of beheadings and bombings has reporters hotel bound and is seriously affecting their ability to do their jobs.
Hear from journalists hunkered down in Baghdad about the dangers and difficulties of covering the war from Iraq.
Thanasis Cambanis, correspndent for The Boston Globe
Karl Vick, correspondent for The Washington Post
Michael Ware, correspondent for Time magazine
Rod Nordland, correspondent for Newsweek magazine
Jay Rosen, department chairman, Journalism, New York University
This program aired on October 14, 2004.