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Title: “On War and Redemption”
Author: Timothy Kudo
Year of publication: 2011
Timothy Kudo is an American Marine captain who served both in Iraq and Afghanistan between 2009 and 2011. After his return to the States, he has written several opinion articles on the war on terrorism for American publications like The Washington Post or The New York Times. “On War and Redemption” was published in the opinion section of The New York Times, on November 8, 2011.
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