Coming up on Saturday’s Newshour — Iraqis go to the polls this Sunday,
in the second national parliamentary elections since Saddam Hussein was toppled in 2003. Clearly security’s improved since the dark days of 2006, and there are growing hopes Iraq may at last be entering a new period of stability.
This Saturday, on Newshour, Dan Damon will be live in Baghdad, presenting extended coverage of everyday life in Iraq. What do Iraqis themselves want from these elections? Do they think their lives have improved? And what do they want the future of their country to be?