Best of the Summer ‘06

Two Iraqi women walking near military vehicles

This week on War News Radio, hear a selection of reports from the summer.

First, the dangers of war can strain family ties. Hear the story of two brothers deciding whether to escape the dangers of a war zone or stay in Baghdad with their family. Listen now to Amelia Templeton’s report.

And, plastic surgery in Iraq: hear from two girls who went under the knife for very different reasons. Listen now to Elizabeth Threlkeld’s report.

Then, how has the U.S. military adapted to the challenges in Iraq? We take a look into counterinsurgency strategy. Listen now to Alex Marlowe Ginsberg’s report.

Finally, honeymooners in southern Iraq: hear the tale of an American couple’s 1956 trip to an Iraqi town. In an update, we check up on life in that town 50 years later. Listen now to this report from Aaron Schwartz and Hansi Lo Wang.

These stories this week from War News Radio.

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