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‘Legion of Brothers’: The Green Berets’ Secret War with the Taliban | Men’s Journal
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‘Legion of Brothers’: The Green Berets’ Secret War with the Taliban | Men’s Journal

Immediately following the terrorist attacks of September 11th 2001, less than a hundred U.S. Special Forces flew to Afghanistan to wage a significant but secret war with the Taliban. The new Sundance documentary Legion of Brothers, from director Greg Barker centers on this little-known fight.

The film focuses on two 12-man teams of Green Berets, each tasked with a different mission to defeat the Taliban. Captain Mark Nutsch’s Team 595 arrived first in October 2001 and partnered with the anti-Taliban military to capture cities in the north…

Source: ‘Legion of Brothers’: The Green Berets’ Secret War with the Taliban – Men’s Journal