Blogging from a civilian in Iraq: http://dear_raed.blogspot.com/. Interesting reading -- different perspective than most of the news/info we get.
(I don't think underscore is technically a valid character in a hostname, so depending on your ISP you might not be able to get to that URL. If you have problems, you can try the google cache, although as I write this, it doesn't have the latest udpates.)