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60 Minutes, The Quiet Professionals
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produced by Jeff Newton, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2010), 13 mins
60 Minutes spent over two months with a Green Beret unit as they trained a group of Afghan soldiers and then went into battle with them against the Taliban. Lara Logan reports.
produced by Jeff Newton, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2010), 13 mins
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60 Minutes, Marine Brothers
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presented by Scott Pelley, 1957-; produced by Tom Anderson, fl. 2001-2015 and Richard Butler, fl. 2001-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 12 mins
Marines call each other 'brother,' but in the Lone Star Battalion, there are five actual sets of brothers, all serving together in Afghanistan. Lara Logan reports.
presented by Scott Pelley, 1957-; produced by Tom Anderson, fl. 2001-2015 and Richard Butler, fl. 2001-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 12 mins
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60 Minutes, The Longest War
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produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 15 mins
This episode of 60 Minutes is about the longest war in American history, the war in Afghanistan. Correspondent Lara Logan interviews US General John Allen and Afghani President Hamid Karzai.
produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 15 mins
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60 Minutes, Ending America's Longest War
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produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015 and Jeff Newton, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2015), 14 mins
Lara Logan reports from Afghanistan, where she interviews U.S. Gen. John Campbell and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani about the future of the country as the U.S.-led coalition draws down its forces.
produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015 and Jeff Newton, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2015), 14 mins
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60 Minutes, Part One, Medal of Honor (Part One)
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produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015 and Jeff Newton, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes, Part One (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2010), 14 mins
The first living soldier to receive the Medal of Honor since Vietnam tells Lara Logan in an emotional interview just what he did to earn the nation's highest combat honor and how the recognition makes him uncomfortable. This is part one of a two-part segment.
produced by Max McClellan, fl. 2005-2015 and Jeff Newton, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Lara Logan, 1971-, in 60 Minutes, Part One (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2010), 14 mins
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Beyond the Veil, 2, Holy Warriors
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directed by Ludo Poppe, fl. 2004-2014; produced by George Matta, fl. 1998 and Pascal Decroos, fl. 1998, Mundovision Ltd. and Kanakna Documentary, in Beyond the Veil, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 58 mins
The Holy Warriors examines the reasons for more radical interpretations of the Quran in Algeria, Egypt, Palestine, Jordan, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Analysis of the jihad helps Westerners perceive why some Muslims believe that they can escape Westernization only through violence, how one man's terrorism may be ano...
directed by Ludo Poppe, fl. 2004-2014; produced by George Matta, fl. 1998 and Pascal Decroos, fl. 1998, Mundovision Ltd. and Kanakna Documentary, in Beyond the Veil, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 58 mins
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Correspondent, The Dispossessed
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directed by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; presented by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; produced by Borna Alikhani, Siguy Films, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
More than one million Afghans were driven out of their homes by American bombs. Some 8,000 of them ended-up in Makaki, the desperately under-resourced Iranian Red Crescent refugee camp near the Afghan-Iran border. The 5,500 refugees with tents are the camp's lucky ones - the real tragedy unfolds among the people o...
directed by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; presented by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; produced by Borna Alikhani, Siguy Films, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
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The Kill Team
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directed by Dan Krauss, 1972-; produced by Linda A. Davis, fl. 2006-2017 and Dan Krauss, 1972-, f/8 Filmworks and Independent Television Service (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2013), 1 hour 19 mins
This provocative, bold, and deeply moving documentary profiles Adam Winfield, a soldier-turned-whistleblower who returns from the battlefield to expose shocking war crimes that the U.S. Army will do anything to cover up.
directed by Dan Krauss, 1972-; produced by Linda A. Davis, fl. 2006-2017 and Dan Krauss, 1972-, f/8 Filmworks and Independent Television Service (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2013), 1 hour 19 mins
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National Bird
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directed by Sonia Kennebeck, 1980-; produced by Sonia Kennebeck, 1980- and Ines Hofmann Kanna, Ten Forward Films; performed by Barack Obama, 1961- and Jesselyn Radack, 1970- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2016), 1 hour 32 mins
Three courageous whistleblowers break the silence around the U.S. drone war - a decision that changes their lives forever. National Bird follows the dramatic journey of three whistleblowers who are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial current affairs issues of our time: The secret U...
directed by Sonia Kennebeck, 1980-; produced by Sonia Kennebeck, 1980- and Ines Hofmann Kanna, Ten Forward Films; performed by Barack Obama, 1961- and Jesselyn Radack, 1970- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2016), 1 hour 32 mins
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No Miracles: The Failure of Soviet Decision-Making in the Afghan War
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written by Michael R. Fenzel, 1967- (Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 2017), 193 page(s)
The Soviet experience in Afghanistan provides a compelling perspective on the far-reaching hazards of military intervention. In 1985, Mikhail Gorbachev decided that a withdrawal from Afghanistan should occur as soon as possible. The Soviet Union's senior leadership had become aware that their strategy was unraveli...
written by Michael R. Fenzel, 1967- (Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 2017), 193 page(s)
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