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Title Dateline: War Stories/Bagram_s Creature Comforts/Interview with Christine Lagarde
Published Australia : SBS ONE, 2010
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Description 1 streaming video file (49 min. 32 sec.) ; 299709834 bytes
Summary What really went on during the Tamil Tiger war? New eye witness accounts reveal atrocities on both sides, and Ginny Stein investigates the reluctance to acknowledge them. Plus, Dateline's David Brill returns to Afghanistan and finds a surreal slice of American life at the giant Bagram Air Base.The 25,000 people at the military compound can shop, eat and be pampered and entertained in an improvised mall, just like at home.But while many troops appreciate the American oasis in the Afghan desert, the troops' new commander is reportedly unimpressed.So could the days of Burger King, Harley-Davidsons and karaoke nights be numbered? Watch David Brill's report to find out.George Negus asks France_s Finance Minister if Europe is on the brink of economic implosion and what can be done to avoid another financial crisis. (An SBS Production in English) CC WS
Event Broadcast 2010-02-28 at 20:30:00
Notes Classification: NC
Subject Civil War (Sri Lanka : 1983-2009)
Counterinsurgency -- Equipment and supplies.
Eurozone.
Financial crises -- Economic aspects.
Tamil_i?l_a Vit?utalaippulikal? (Association)
War crimes investigation.
Afghanistan.
Europe.
Sri Lanka.
Form Streaming video
Author Alston, Philip, contributor
Brill, David, contributor
Fonseka, Sarath, contributor
Kohona, Palitha, contributor
Krishna, Gobi, contributor
Lagarde, Christine, contributor
Negus, George, host
Saravanamuttu, Paikiasothy, contributor
Stein, Ginny, reporter
Weiss, Gordon, contributor