In the Line of Fire

Iraqi soldiers on nighttime patrol in Mousel. Photo by Ayub Nuri. This week on War News Radio, we hear about an ongoing initiative to re-integrate former soldiers into Iraq’s new military. Listen now to Jon Erwin-Frank’s report. Then we hear from soldiers on active duty who are also actively against…

Picking Up the Pieces

Photo by Elizabeth Rubin. This week on War News Radio, we take an in-depth look at the war in Afghanistan. First, we find out about Afghanistan’s most controversial crop: poppies. Listen now to Meghna Sachdev’s report. We also learn about what life is like for Afghan refugees. Listen now to…

The Darfur Radio Project

Photo by Elizabeth Rubin. This week War News Radio presents an exciting new program, The Darfur Radio Project. In “Four Corners”, DRP explores the physical and mental geography of Sudan, both inside and outside of Darfur. First, DRP takes a critical look at how Chinese investment is playing out in…

Best of Fall ’07

Mandaean baptism on the banks of the Tigris river in Baghdad. AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko. This week on War News Radio, we proudly present some of our favorite pieces from the fall. First, we take a look at a new plan to put Iraqi-made goods and clothing on American store shelves.…

Best of Summer ’07

A Shi’a mosque in downtown Baghdad that was bombed in summer of 2007. Photo courtesy of Ayub Nuri. This week, while War News Radio takes a week of winter vacation, we proudly present our favorite pieces from this past summer. First, we hear about the survival tactics of interpreters in…