TITLE

On the road with the Black Watch

AUTHOR(S)
Grey, Stephen
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
New Statesman;10/25/2004, Vol. 133 Issue 4711, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the British Black Watch soldiers in Iraq. Author's experience being with soldiers of the Black Watch as they returned to their base near Basra, ready for their next assignment; Why the men would probably be happy to operate alongside the Americans; How many of the Black Watch soldiers have seen fierce fighting; Their mixed attitudes to combat; Views of their officers; Criticism of U.S. strategy against the resistance; Outlook for the Black Watch being deployed to the combat zone south of Baghdad.
ACCESSION #
14795235

 

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