Mission Afghanistan

An Army Doctor's Memoir

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Elie Paul Cohen, a Franco-British civilian emergency doctor, was in his youth an anti-militarist who evaded conscription. But decades later, his military record comes back to haunt him when it turns...

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A pacifist in his youth, Elie Paul Cohen was a musician before becoming a doctor. Decades later, through a strange series of events, he was recruited by the French Army as an emergency doctor liaison...

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"The unforgettable story of a man grappling with his destiny as an anti-militarist, emergency doctor and composer, who has come late to support the war against barbarism and terrorism, in the process...