Christie Blatchford on her time spent embedded with Canadian troops in Afghanistan

Christie Blatchford on her time spent embedded with Canadian troops in Afghanistan



In December 2007, journalist and author Christie Blatchford spoke with CPAC’s Ken Rockburn about her book “Fifteen Days: Stories of Bravery, Friendship, Life and Death from Inside the New Canadian Army.” The book, which later won a Governor General’s Literary Award, chronicled her experiences embedded with Canadian troops in Afghanistan in 2006.

Christie Blatchford died February 12, 2020, at the age of 68.