Eric Westervelt Eric Westervelt is a San Francisco-based correspondent for NPR's National Desk.
Uncertain Future for Contractors in Iraq
Congress Questions Cost of Extending U.S. Troops in Iraq
Bush Officials Defend Afghanistan, Iraq Planning
U.S. Casualties Peak 12 Months After War Began
Rumsfeld Admits Underestimating Iraq Violence
Thousands of Troops' Iraq Tour Extended
Iraq Security's Showing Disappoints U.S.
Pentagon Rhetoric Belies the Reality in Iraq
Violence Leads U.S. To Bolster Troops in Iraq
Twelve Marines Killed in Ramadi Fighting
Training, Accountability of Iraq's Armed 'Contractors'
U.S. Military Weighs More Troops for Iraq
Role of Contractors in Iraq Questioned
U.S. Trains New Iraq Defense Dept.
Yemen, an Uneasy Partner in Terror War