14 Nov. Los Angeles Times editorial - Fixing a Mistake in Iraq. Excerpt follows:

"The Iraqi government this month month belatedly got around to reversing one of the worst errors of the U.S.-led Coalition Provisional Authority, which ran the country after the invasion: the disbanding of the Iraqi army. Some officers had been called back into service earlier, but the transitional government issued a near-blanket invitation to officers up to the rank of major to apply for reinstatement..."