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Blindsided by the Taliban: A Journalist’s Story of War, Trauma, Love, and Loss

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Reporter embedded with NATO troops in Afghanistan gets hit in the face with an RPG.
I turn to see a rocket-propelled grenade screaming toward me. The ordnance strikes me in the side of the head, instantly blinding me in one eye and crushing the right side of my face. On September 9, 2010, while embedded with an Army unit and talking with locals in a small village in eastern Afghanistan, journalist Carmen Gentile was struck in the face by a rocket-propelled grenade. Inexplicably, the grenade did not explode and Gentile survived, albeit with the right side of his face shattere…

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Reporter embedded with NATO troops in Afghanistan gets hit in the face with an RPG.(r/CombatFootage)

In the middle of my book “Blindsided by the Taliban,” there is a selection of my photos from Afghanistan.

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$0.09

Book Binding

Hardcover

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ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Carmen Gentile

Book Publisher

Skyhorse

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Blindsided by the Taliban: A Journalist’s Story of War, Trauma, Love, and Loss

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