Iraq: Recent Developments in Humanitarian and Reconstruction Assistance [April 1, 2003] [open pdf - 53KB]
"Large-scale humanitarian and reconstruction assistance programs are expected to be undertaken by the United States during and following the war in Iraq. This report describes recent developments in this assistance effort. Given the rapidly evolving situation concerning these aid programs, some of these reported developments are based on press accounts. The report will be updated as events warrant. For detailed discussion on possible humanitarian and reconstruction aid, see CRS Report RL31814, "Humanitarian Issues in Post-War Iraq: An Overview for Congress" and CRS Report RS21454, "Iraq: Potential Post-War Foreign Aid Issues". For discussion of other aspects of the war, see CRS Report RL31339, 'Iraq: U.S. Regime Change Efforts, the Iraqi Opposition, and Post-War Iraq'."
CRS Report for Congress, RL31833