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Inside the War in Afghanistan

The Hunt for Al-qaeda (Late Breaking Amazing Stories)

by Sheila Enslev Johnston

  • 262 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Altitude Publishing Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Military - Iraq War (2003-),
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Terrorism,
  • Afghan War, 2001-,
  • Guerre en Afghåaniståan, 2001-,
  • al-Qaida (Organisation),
  • Military - Iraq War

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8569133M
    ISBN 101552653099
    ISBN 109781552653098
    OCLC/WorldCa64670484

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan by Michael Hastings (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Rajiv Chandrasekaran is a senior correspondent and associate editor of The Washington Post.. From to , he reported on the war in Afghanistan for The Post, traveling extensively through the southern provinces of Helmand and Kandahar to reveal the impact of President Obama’s decision to double U.S. force levels.

    Buy Afghan War books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery. His new book, “The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America’s War in Afghanistan,” originated with his Rolling Stone article, “The Runaway General,” about Gen.

    The book's time period excludes recent events as crucial as Osama bin Laden's assassination and the likelihood of Pakistan's complicity in harboring him, the enhanced drone campaign of the Obama administration, and Obama's determination to .   When war broke out in Afghanistan in , NPR sent her to report from Quetta, Pakistan, and then from inside Afghanistan, based in the southern city of Kandahar, as the Taliban fell. In , she left NPR to take a position running a nongovernmental aid organization, Afghans for Civil Society, founded by Qayum : Penguin Publishing Group.


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Inside Afghanistan is the story of the Taliban and Septem as only this servant of God can tell it. John Weaver was there as the last American aid worker in the hostile country he now calls home.

He is witness to God's ability to use ordinary Christians in the U.S. to "spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ to a country that otherwise wouldn't /5(21). The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan - Kindle edition by Hastings, Michael. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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11, Less than a month later U.S. forces entered Afghanistan and ousted the Taliban. Chronicling a conflict that has spanned more than a decade and bridged generations, Inside the Afghanistan War shares /10(23). Schultheis recounts his experiences as a journalist during the Afghan civil war in his book [Night Letters: Inside Wartime Afghanistan], published by.

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A comprehensive study of both sides in the Afghan war. Lieutenant General Mike DeLong, USMC (retired) talked about his book [Inside CentCom: The Unvarnished Truth About the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq], published by. "Inside Afghanistan" is a remarkable account that I strongly encourage anyone to read.

Whether you read it as the personal testimony of John Weaver's experiences and faith or as a way to better understand the challenges facing the people of Afghanistan, this is a book that will enrich you greatly.5/5(5).

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He and General Franks are probably the most authoritative sources on these wars. DeLong’s book is exactly what one would expect from a Marine – clear, concise, and to the point.

While the book was entertaining to read, it contains some very serious issues that need to be addressed. The author concludes in the Afterword that the war is not over and that Iraq is a distraction from Afghanistan and Pakistan to finish the job against terrorist groups namely bin Laden and Al-Qa'ida.5/5(5).

The War in Afghanistan is the period in which the United States invaded Afghanistan after the September 11 attacks. Supported initially by close allies, they were later joined by NATO beginning in. APH Publishing, - Afghanistan - pages 0 Reviews In This Book An In Depth Analysis In The Day To Day Development Of The War Between The Taliban And The United States Of America Has Been Provided.

An edition of the investigative documentary series, Dispatches. Six months after going undercover in Afghanistan to make the acclaimed film Beneath The Veil.

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“War” does not attempt to explain the strategy behind the American war in Afghanistan, or the politics of Afghanistan, or Author: Dexter Filkins. When the Soviet Union pulled its forces out of Afghanistan, the American media had a simple explanation: Soviet troops had been hounded out of the mountains by U.S.-armed guerrillas--the skies cleared of Soviet aircraft by Stinger missiles--until the Kremlin was forced to cry uncle.

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In his book The Operators, Michael Hastings and Blue Rider Press attempt to capitalize on the publicity surrounding the author’s explosive Rolling Stone article that ultimately led to the dismissal of Gen Stanley McChrystal as head of the North.

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