Asne Seierstad: Two Sisters into the Syrian Jihad

From Nine To Noon, 10:12 am on 20 March 2018

Asne Seierstad is an accomplished writer, journalist and war correspondent, well known at home in Norway and abroad. She covered the Chechen war, the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, the fall of Baghdad, and other conflicts in Serbia, Kosovo, and Afghanistan, and has written a series of books set in conflict zones - including the 2002 bestseller, The Bookseller of Kabul. Her latest is called Two Sisters: Into the Syrian Jihad - a haunting book about two teeenage sisters who join the Syrian Jihad.