Videos about Afghanistan
Websites with Videos on Afghanistan
Resolute Support Headquarters - posted on
Armed Forces Network (AFN) Afghanistan on
Permanent Mission of Afghanistan to the UN posted
U.S. Forces Afghanistan (USFOR) posted on
(listed in chronological order)
March 21, 2017. The Future of Afghanistan: A
Conversation with H.E. Dr. Hamdullah Mobib, video hosted by New
America and moderated by CEO of Hoplite Group.
February 16, 2017. Why Invest in Afghanistan,
posted on YouTube by Afghanistan Embassy Washington, D.C. 5-minute long
video. Loaded with facts, figures, and optimism.
February 9, 2017. "Afghan Special Forces
Training B-Roll", DVIDS
February 3, 2017. Four Seasons of Beautiful
Bamyan, a film by Rowana Film Production, 8-min video posted by
Afghanistan Embassy Washington on YouTube.
January 9, 2017. Fighting floods and avalances
in beautiful Jawzari, a 5-min video about planting trees to improve
the environment in Bamyan province. United Nations Development Program
January 5, 2017. Passing the Baton 2017:
America's Role in the World, posted on YouTube.com by the United
States Institute of Peace. Scott Worden, director of Afghanistan and
Central Asia programs for USIP, talks in this 2-min long video of the
importance of maintaining civilian and military assistance to Afghanistan.
January 3, 2017. Afghan Civilian
Meteorologists integrated at KAIA, posted on YouTube.com by Resolute
December 29, 2016. Kandahar Airfield: 2016
Year in Review. A short 2-min video showing how busy the 451st Air
Expeditionary Group at Kandahar was during 2016.
December 26, 2016.
Afghanistan Battlefield Circulation, Resolute Support HQs, posted
December 6, 2016. Afghanistan in 2016: a
Survey of the Afghan People, Asia Foundation. This 6-min long video
posted on YouTube.com describes how the annual survey is conducted every
November 18, 2016. UN General Assembly
resolution on "The Situation in Afghanistan", the Afghan ambassador
speaks to the UN Assembly.
October 10, 2016. The Afghanistan War: A
Timeline, Task & Purpose, October 10, 2016. An 8-minute video of
combat footage starting in 2001 and going to 2016.
October 2, 2016. Political and Human Rights of
Women. European Union in Afghanistan. The 4-min long video focuses on
women's basic rights as well as their political involvement. The video
also hightlights the achievements, persisting challenges, and future
September 27, 2016. Economic Opportunity for
Women, by Mercy Corps. This short 5-min long video depicts how Mercy
Corps provides jobs.
September 21, 2016. Afghanistan's Proudest
Achievement: Reviving Afghan Security and Defense Forces,
YouTube.com. An Afghan government IO video. If only it were true.
July 20, 2016. Afghanistan and Central Asia.
Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS). A 90 minute video of
presentation and discussion on security situation in Afghanistan and
impact on Central Asia.
June 18, 2016. What will happen in Afghanistan
as Obama leaves office?, Public Broadcasting System (PBS), 6 minutes.
June 17, 2016. Future of Afghanistan.
Afghan Ambassador to the U.S. Hamdullah Mohib talked about his perspective
on the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, as well as the future of
Afghanistan and the war against the Taliban. C-SPAN Washington Journal, 38
June 2, 2016. His Excellency Hamdullah Mohib:
Afghanistan: A Transformation in Progress, World Affairs Council.
Karl Eikenberry hosts a discussion with the Ambassador of the Islamic
Republic of Afghanistan to the United States. (1 hour).
May 26, 2016. Afghan Operational Update by BG
Cleveland, DCOS COM, RS, Resolute Support HQs. 27-minute video
highlights major news and issues of the Afghan conflict in the May 2016
May 20, 2016. Training, advising and assisting
the Afghan National Police, Resolute Support HQs. An Italian
Carabinieri advisor from Herat, Afghanistan comments on his advisory role
at the Afghan National Police Training Center in Herat province. Posted on
YouTube.com, 2 mins.
May 19, 2016. Sahar Speaks: Empowering Afghan
women to share their stories, posted on The Future of News. A 5-min
long video about the lack of Afghan women working for foreign news
May 12, 2016. Countering the Narratives and
Ideologies of Terrorism, the Afghan spokesman to the United Nations
provides his thoughts at UN Security Council. Posted on YouTube.com, 6
May 5, 2016. Resolute Support Spokesman Briefs
Reporters. BG Charles H. Cleveland, deputy chief of staff for
communications for Resolute Support mission, updates Pentagon reporters in
Afghanistan via teleconference. He explains the RS mission, provides info
on the Kunduz MSF medical clinic attack, and answers reporters questions.
April 31, 2016. Terror at the TV Station,
23-minute long documentary on bombings in Kabul and terror threats against
Afghan news media.
February 13, 2016. Remarks by H.E. Mohammad
Ashraf Ghani at the Munich Security Conference, posted by UN
Afghanistan on YouTube.com, 13 minutes. He says the fight in Afghanistan
is not a civil war but a global threat; and adds that the Islamic State
and al Qaeda still pose threats to Afghanistan as well.
February 12, 2016. Afghan Security Forces,
C-SPAN. Defense Department officials testified at a hearing on
capital hill before the House Armed Services Committee on Oversight and
Investigations of the status of U.S. efforts to train and assist the
Afghan National Security forces. (2 hours long).
February 9, 2016. The Afghan People Want
Peace, interview of General Yaftali, commander of 203rd ANA Corps.
Posted by Resolute Support HQs on YouTube.com, 2 mins long.
February 8, 2016. Kuchi Nomads: Struggling and
Stateless in War-Torn Lands, Radio Free Europe. A 3-min long video on
the Afghan nomads.
February 4, 2016. Situation in Afghanistan,
General Campbell, commander of the Resolute Support Mission, testifies
before the U.S. Senate Armed Services committee. (2 hours long).
January 11, 2016. The Resolute Support
Mission. This one-minute long video by Resolute Support HQs explains
the RS NATO mission.
December 9, 2015. A 2-min long video features MG
Jeff Buchanan visiting TAAC-West in Herat.
December 9, 2015. A 2-min long video about IED
training to the Afghan National Defense Security Forces (ANDSF) in Herat
by RS HQs personnel.
November 20, 2015.
"Afghanistan's Female Warlord", Radio Free Europe. A 4 minute
long video about a female commander of a private militia group.
November 5, 2015. "RS Update #7", IED training in
207th Corps, 7th ID passes the colors at TAAC-South. By Resolute Support
HQs, 5 mins long.
March 23, 2015. "Ambassador James Dobbins on
State-Strengthening in Afghanistan 2001-2014", United States
Institute of Peace (USIP).
March 19, 2015. "Afghan Faces: The
Photographer", NATO Channel posted on YouTube.com. A snapshot into
the life of a Kabul-based photographer. Ahmad Sohrab Taki likes to gather
scenic shots from all provinces in Afghanistan, though this is sometimes
not possible because of the security situation. (3 minutes).
March 19, 2015. "This is How Afghanistan Can
Become Peaceful and Prosperous", European Union (EU) in Afghanistan,
(2 mins). Video says that Afghanistan is a natural corridor for trade and
transit and that regional cooperation with other countries in the
neighorhood is crucial.
January 27, 2015. "American Forum - The U.S.
in Iraq and Afghanistan: Why We Lost - and What Did We Learn?", A
panel discussion with Daniel Bolger and John Nagl presented by the Miller
Center of the University of Virginia. Both are retired U.S. Army officers
who have wrote books about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Video is one
February 10, 2015. "88 Days to Kandahar".
Posted by New America on YouTube. Robert Grenier, the CIA station chief in
Islamabad, Pakistan found himself directing the country's "southern
campaign", orchestrate the final defeat of the Taliban, and helping with
the rise to power of Hamid Karzai. In his new book Grenier recounts his
experience during this critical time. In this video, hosted by Peter
Bergen, Grenier discusses his new book.
March 1, 2014. Inside the Afghan National
Army, VICE Media, Inc. Vice News embeds with the 205th ANA
Corps at Camp Hero, Kandahar during the later part of 2013. This 45 minute
long video was published on YouTube.com.
May 27, 2013. "This Is What Winning Looks
Like", VICE Media, Inc. A documentary by Ben Anderson, a journalist
and filmmaker, who spent time with a U.S. Marine Police Advisory Team
(PAT) in Sangin district, Helmand province during 2012. He documents the
challenges faced by the PAT as they try to mold the Afghan National Police
into a professional police force. A 1 1/2 hour long video published on May
27, 2013 and posted on YouTube.com.
March 31, 2013. "APU: Eagles of Afghanistan".
Kuchi Films Afghanistan. Thjis 5 minute long video features the special
forces men of the Afghan Partner Units (APU).
2011. Afghanistan: War Without End, BBC.
One-hour long documentary.