The new face of the Iraqi Military

Iraqi Woman SoldierOne commentor at Publius Pundit hit it right on the nose: “Sexually frustrated terrorists’ worst nightmare”. – Pounding a beat, pistol in hand, an Iraqi woman soldier is a novelty in Baghdad

(Baghdad, Iraq-AP, July 23, 2005 6:05 PM) – Pounding her Baghdad beat, wrapped in a bulletproof vest and brandishing a pistol, Sgt. Bushra Jabar definitely stands out in the new Iraq.

She’s the only woman in the Iraqi Army unit patrolling the Kharkh district in the heart of the capital.