Former LAT Baghdad chief: Iraqis are ‘humiliated.’

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"Former LAT Baghdad chief: Iraqis are ‘humiliated.’"

“Former Los Angeles Times Baghdad Bureau Chief Borzou Daragahi says he doubts the ‘surge’ in Iraq will work, and describes Iraq citizens as ‘hostile’ and ‘humiliated’ after four years of war. Asked by Brian Lamb, in a forthcoming C-SPAN interview, about his personal views on the war, he replied: ‘I think at this point, it just — it seems like it’s become a disaster. I mean, I don’t think anyone could dispute that. It’s just going very, very, very, very badly.'”

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