Back to School

School children crossing the street in Baghdad, 2006. Photo courtesy of Ayub Nuri.
Baghdad Students

This week on War News Radio, we hear from an American elementary school teacher who taught in Afghanistan this summer, for the ninth time. Listen now to Cyrus Stoller’s report.

Then, we speak to some newly arrived Iraqi students who are starting school at American universities this fall. Listen now to Clare Kobasa’s report.

In the first installment in our A Day in the Life series, we hear from an Iraqi teacher from outside of Tikrit. Listen now.

We also hear from two Iraqi citizens and their views on this week’s testimony from General David Petraeus and U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, Ryan Crocker. Listen now.

Finally, in Afghanistan 101, we learn about the Afghan city of Kandahar. Listen now to Emily Hager’s report.

These stories, plus the week’s news, from War News Radio.

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