Afghanistan by Donkey: One Year in a War Zone
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Afghanistan by Donkey: One Year in a War Zone

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Kindle, 100 pages
Published April 2012
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In reading Afghanistan By Donkey, I am more depressed than anything else. I think that Badkhen took note, as her more recent books are a tad more entertaining and/or less crushingly depressing than this one, despite their names Badkhen is a war reporter, and has an extensive background reporting in Afghanistan. She uses this to great effect in painting a series of vignettes on life in Afghanistan.

These sketches, while showing the reality of life in a war-torn country, are relentless, repetitive...more
A little repetitive and enormously depressing account of how the gains made by interventionism in Afghanistan haven't reached the majority of the country.
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