The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show George Packer Reflects on the Iraq War Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/276922/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Medical personnel from Forward Operating Base Hotel rush critically injured Iraqi Police officers to an awaiting CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter in 2004. (Staff Sgt. Ashley Brokop / U.S. Air Force) i New Yorker staff writer George Packer reflects on the Iraq War, ten years after the US-led invasion. He’s the author of The Assassin’s Gate: America in Iraq.