Prince Harry Writes Article on Conditions of Wounded Soldiers

The royal writes passionately about the positive impact sports could have on heroes of the battlefield.
2:23 | 08/10/14

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Prince harry describing in graphic detail the suffering of those wounded in war. The royal writing passionate about the positive impact that sports can have on these heroes on the battlefield and lama Hasan has more from London. Reporter: Prince harry loves being a soldier and one of the lads in the military. For the first time he's speaking out about being on the front lines and the gruesome images he witnessed during his tour of due. A rare article in the Sunday times. Describing the horror of war. In the article, harry said, loss of life is as tragic and devastating as it gets but to see young lads wrapped in plastic and missing limbs was something that I never prepared myself for. Prince harry was a proper soldier, right on the front line, his experiences were really raw. He was quite upcloseuráuj injuries. Reporter: The prince writing, I saw horrendous things, deaths of local people from roadside bombs, coalition forces lying on the battlefield, constanting ferrying of injured personnel to the hospital. Harry says this motivated him to give back to selfless members to give back. Telling the bbc injured service members will participate in the paralympics tournament. To give them a chance to come out and inspire others around them to competing is absolutely incredible. Reporter: Prince harry dedicating countless hours to the cause and facing his own challenges while launching the game. Trekking across about arty can. And raising awareness at a volleyball match all in an effort to turn the sacrifice of others into. The prince is taking action and taking up the invictus game. Men and women from 14 countries wounded by war taking place right here in London next month. By the way, invictus means unconquered. Dan? Lama, thank you. It was almost 35 years ago that the first humans walked on

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