Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
I -- -- -- atop the -- the United States -- been fighting the war in Afghanistan for over twelve years but a new series launching tonight I'm Nat -- gives Americans a powerful.
Boots on the ground look at the war from those fighting it.
Yeah and we're going and with a thousand Marines and in his place they are not going to be -- handle battalion reinforced in the United States Marines.
Going -- pain.
I'm looking forward it is and it.
I'm gonna smoke check.
-- joining us right now is one of the men followed in the series this is a reality series we all have to see because it's real reality.
Recall co branding -- brand and what's your reaction corporal when you see that.
I mean bring it back there you know I mean.
We were there for -- over six months and it brings you back there -- members the united remember what I did out there you know so it's my -- go to watch them on TV -- -- watching tonight at nine and Ngo and it's going to be you've seen two episodes already us as you put it together do we get a sense of what you're going -- you do you can see every single.
You know day what we go throughout there it it shows you it's -- tomorrow -- look at what and consuming goes through every single day you know on the front lines.
And I think it's the new thing it's an interesting thing is you don't see that very often you why why don't we see this very I don't know how how what the reason is but I mean you get documentaries occasionally one -- along things that you'll see but it.
You never gonna show before I never seen one at least right so it's it's insanity -- -- finally a five part series and what -- -- friends must be machinery of these what's it like what's it like engaging the enemy regularly who we get that sense it watching this yes you definitely get that sense you'll see exactly how it's like a mean.
I guess you'll begin sought -- You know you'll -- see what it feels like to be shot and now you're in the civilian world that I have had years and Marines here's a quote from out of from a guy you know Brian -- -- -- -- embarrasses if we die it doesn't matter.
Putting your head that you did -- already dead that'll take away the fear of dying.
That's his mindset of surviving engaging the enemy regularly I yeah I guess that's that's the way he wanted to do that's when it made him comfortable to you know.
Do that I just personally I don't out.
They're guys that have that fear you know did.
If you don't have fear then there's no courage I always -- that you're always wanted to know that I could I could be dead if you feel like you're invincible than you.
And then you're you're gonna do something dumb I feel like so you gotta have that here I feel like do you feel like than the Afghans ready to.
Take back the country I I'll be honest with you the Afghans are probably not ready from what I saw but we just we can't keep holding her hand you know we can't just keep.
Running him through this they have to realize hey they gonna do this themselves at some point so I don't know do you get a sense that they appreciate what you -- Now I got it.
I do you know I I feel like there are some people up there probably in Kabul itself that are very educated went to school when stuff they do appreciate it but the average farmer where we were fighting and stuff what he is forced to live his life.
Pay for his family's food and everything and that -- on wants them and -- you -- only did I am very very proud yes did you exceed -- either which you thought you could do.
I -- joint inquiry into that has said that exceed idea that how you doing now.
I don't gotten their grandmother college and uncle -- got paid for itself with the and you heard it yeah thank you say hey hey did -- So we'll get -- watch tonight -- not a net GO -- is really like to fight the war not talk about fighting the war right ankle what they see your service.
Right they go look at -- next phase we don't.
What's where would college -- I'm gonna -- park university in Pittsburgh -- ago.
For us and Barack since cited Agassi -- broadcast hit a smooth safe thanks what we're renting units will be watching tonight and it's.
Filter by section