Up in the Air

A homeless veteran who served in Iraq waits for medicine at a homeless shelter in Leeds, MA in July, 2008. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press.

This week on War News Radio, we find out about veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan: coming home – and finding themselves homeless. Caitlin Jennings reports. Read the transcript here.

Then, we hear about one of the contenders for Afghanistan’s presidency. Maggie Delorme reports. Read the transcript here.

And we speak with an Iraqi writer about the trials of living without electricity – and his recent letter to the President of Mozambique. Listen now to this report. Read the transcript here.

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

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