The British Army in Iraq and Afghanistan

Modern War Institute | 3 March 2021 | 0h 45m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Simon Akam about his book The Changing of the Guard: The British Army Since 9/11. Discusses the British Army’s experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan, its relationships with the US military, and leadership failures. Argues for an honest conversation about those wars, the army’s performance in them, and the relationship between the UK military and the British people.