Growing up Afghan in the era of the Afghanistan War.
Tag: Afghanistan War
Omar Khadr was 15 when he was captured in Afghanistan in 2002. He was held in Guantanamo for years without charges. He was tortured. And earlier this month, after nearly 13 years behind bars, he was released on bail.
One man’s story.
A leading Guantanamo interrogator was once a Chicago police detective accused of police brutality.
What one sergeant says he saw before the alleged suicides of three detainees.
Untouched by Western journalists except in the presence of American troops, Afghanistan’s Korengal Valley was once the most violent part of the Afghan War.
Following the money and the opium in Afghanistan.
Inside the stronghold of Commander Pigeon, “collector of lost and exiled men.”
While war raged across Afghanistan, expats lived in a bubble of good times and easy money. But as the U.S. withdraws, life has taken a deadly turn.
The full text of a 20,000-word ebook on the interpreters who worked alongside American soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan, and their fates once they were no longer of service.
The Interpreters is also available free on Amazon.
A grieving father looks for answers.