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Martha Raddatz talks Trump's effect on foreign relations, tensions with North Korea
ABC News' chief global affairs correspondent Martha Raddatz discusses the global impact of Trump's foreign policy rhetoric.
'The Long Road Home' with the soldiers and families of Black Sunday
From Baghdad to Fort Hood, ABC News' Martha Raddatz has followed the soldiers from Black Sunday, the day 18 soldiers and their Iraqi interpreter were ambushed.
Inside the ambush known as Black Sunday
On April 4, 2004, the 2-5 battalion of the 1st Cavalry Division was just taking over responsibility for Sadr City, a large Baghdad slum with a population of 2 million. A platoon of 18 soldiers and their interpreter was returning to its base from the most routine of missions, providing security for
Reporter's notebook: My long road home
I had never seen a soldier cry. I had never listened to tales of battle so intimate and deep. I had never held the hand of a military spouse so tightly, hugged a still grieving widow so hard that our tears pooled together. That all changed in the summer of 2004. Sitting in a dusty base camp in Sadr
Martha Raddatz reflects on her upcoming miniseries about 'Black Sunday:' 'It's different than anything I’ve ever done'
At a time when service, sacrifice and Gold Star families are at the forefront of the nation’s dialogue, ABC News’ Martha Raddatz reflected on her “most important project” on the “Powerhouse Politics” podcast. “It’s different than anything I’ve ever done. It’s really the most important project I’ve
Amid dialogue of service and sacrifice, a memory of how one general remembered his fallen
The death of four American soldiers in Niger this month has prompted an important national dialogue about service and sacrifice. I have seen that sacrifice up close for many years covering conflict around the world. For me, one of the best and most vivid examples of the respect that these heroes
'The Long Road Home' tells story of war, survival, and sacrifice
A new National Geographic miniseries, inspired by Martha Raddatz's book, "The Long Road Home," retells deadly attack in Iraq and soldiers' heroic battle for survival.
Behind the real-life events that inspired 'The Long Road Home'
Michael Kelly, Eric Bourquin, and Gina Denomy discuss the real-life events that inspired the new miniseries, "The Long Road Home," based on Martha Raddatz's best-selling book.
'This Week' Transcript 10-22-17: Former CIA Director David Petraeus
This is a rush transcript for "This Week" on October 22, 2017 and it will be updated. RADDATZ: And let's turn now to another retired four-star general, and former CIA director, David Petraeus . Good morning, General Petraeus. Great to see you here this morning. GEN. DAVID PETRAEUS, (RET.) FORMER
Nick Watt is a London-based correspondent for ABC News. His first story as a reporter was the U.S. Marines' assault on Fallujah in November 2004, for which he won an Emmy. In December 2005, he covered the Asian tsunami from Sri Lanka, Banda Aceh and Thailand. Watt regularly reports from Iraq and