Countries: Afghanistan

See also: Southern Asia
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Martin Bell: On Politics Spin Wars and Journalism

Martin Bell, maverick politician and one of the most distinguished foreign affairs reporters of his generation, talks about New Labour, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and spin.

Regions: Afghanistan, Iraq

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 2365 times

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John D. McHugh: On the frontline in Afghanistan

John D McHugh set off in April 2007 for a nine month embed on the frontlines in Afghanistan....

Regions: Afghanistan

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 1517 times

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James Appathurai: NATO in Afghanistan and beyond

NATO's principal spokesman and member of the alliance's senior policy board talks about the organisation's role in international affairs - especially Afghanistan, Kosovo and relations with Russia.

Regions: Afghanistan, Kosovo – UN-Administered Territory, Russia

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 2250 times

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Jeremy Bowen: War stories

The veteran BBC correspondent talks to Allan Little about the changes that have taken place in the ways in which wars are reported from the Gulf War to Bosnia, Afghanistan to Rwanda, as well as the ch...

Regions: Afghanistan, Bosnia, Rwanda

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 2732 times

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Lt Col Stuart Tootal and Patrick Bishop: Can the British win in Afghanistan ?

Commander of 3 Para Battle Group in Afghanistan, Lt Col Tootal, talks about the challenges the Group faced in Helmand: the fighting and the casualties, the logistics and the ongoing fight to win ‘he...

Regions: Afghanistan

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 1496 times

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Guns for Hire - The Good, the Bad and the Unregulated

In a world of shrinking defence budgets, smaller standing armies and increased threats from terrorism, the space for freelance soldiering is growing....

Regions: Afghanistan, Iraq

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 1910 times

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Heathcliff O'Malley - The World Since 9/11 from Iraq and Afghanistan

Heathcliff O’Malley recently returned from an embed with coalition forces on the front line of the worsening Iraq war where he shot some of the most defining photographs to come out of the region in...

Regions: Afghanistan, Iraq

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 1941 times

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Hotel bomb blast shakes Peshawar - 10 Jun 09

A huge lorry bomb has exploded outside the Pearl Continental hotel in Peshawar, killing at least 15 people, including five UN aid workers. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Refugees, Violence

Witnessed: 1785 times

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Gordon's Foreign Policy

With thousands of troops deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan, growing tensions with a resurgent Russia and the threat of terrorism at home and abroad, pressure is mounting on Gordon Brown to define Brita...

Regions: Afghanistan, Iraq

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 1858 times

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Displaced Pakistanis returning to Buner - 05 Jun 09

Pakistan's military says it is making important gains, in its offensive against the Taliban. But tens of thousands of people have been displaced by the fighting in the northwest....

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 1781 times

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