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"So They May Stand Alone" Training Iraqi Security Forces in 2005 by Magnus Edward

 

Being in Iraq is like being on another planet. Everyone that has been there has a story to tell. This story is a brief window into but one perspective of what Iraq was really like during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Training a foreign people to fight in their own country is an odd task that brings about strange events. Americans and Iraqis working together, their cultures could not have been more different.

 

"Quite some time has passed since the days that we sweated it out at the East Fallujah Iraqi Camp. This is a recollection of what happened out there. There were several Marines that helped to conduct the training that we did. I think that we all equally contributed in different ways. Each one of them should be proud of what they did. Although this story is told from my perspective, it is not my story, it is our story."

 

This book is a look at the culture, religion, and perhaps some insight into current events. 

 

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Hi Magnus - welcome to BGO. Since you are posting to promote a book you have written, I have moved your thread to Writers' Corner. I have also removed the link as we prefer people to buy books through the BGO Amazon link - this provides funds for running the site.

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