Foreign Intelligence Brief #406: Kiwi Troops Welcome Home Dead With Big Haka

Foreign Intelligence Brief #406: Kiwi Troops Welcome Home Dead With Big Haka

The government of New Zealand has announced that it will withdraw its small troop contingent (145) from Afghanistan as rapidly as possible after three soldiers were killed in a roadside bomb attack outside Bamiyan last week. This chilling video shows members of the 2/1 RNZIR Battalion acknowledging the return of their comrades' bodies to their parade grounds with a traditional Haka war dance.

Foreign Intelligence Briefing #387: Thinking Of Afghanistan With Beauty And Humanity

Foreign Intelligence Briefing #387: Thinking Of Afghanistan With Beauty And Humanity

I like this short film by Lukas and Salome Augustin because it reminds me of how beauty and humanity co-exist in a place that we've been relentlessly… more 

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Watch The “The War Briefing”

Watch The “The War Briefing”

Every television season, the PBS Frontline team goes deeper into stories the mainstream media only deals with in two minute segments. Their season opener, The… more 

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