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30 Dec. 2001
Okinawa: The Last Battle of World War II
The Battle of Okinawa is recalled. Included: comments from veterans Dan Barton, Herman Buffington and Larry Delewski.
 
2002
Liberators: The B-24 Bomber Boys
The story of U.S. Army Air Force pilots, bombardiers, gunners and navigators who battled Axis opponents, over the skies of Europe, during World War II.
 
3 Feb. 2002
Siege at Khe Sanh
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5 Jan. 2003
Battle of Britain
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12 Jan. 2003
Hill Battles of Korea
The Korean War (1950-53) is recalled in the savage clashes for control of Bloody Ridge and Heartbreak Ridge.
 
2 Feb. 2003
The Desert War
The battles in the North African desert during World War II are recalled via the insights of five soldiers who fought in "Operation Torch".
 
2004
Iraq: The Struggle for Freedom
The war in Iraq is recounted, from the first stages of the war to the fall of Saddam's regime.
 
4 Apr. 2004
Berlin: Standoff Behind the Iron Curtain
The uneasy Cold War stalemate, between Communist and Allied forces in divided Berlin, is recalled during a visit to the Berlin Wall.
 
26 Sep. 2004
The Secret Race for the Atomic Bomb
A look back at America's efforts to develop an atomic bomb, before the Soviet Union did the same. Included: the work of Col. Boris Pash, Dr. Samuel Goudsmit and the top-secret Allied task force, ALSOS.
 
2005
Flashpoint Vietnam: The Road to War
The early stages of the Vietnam War are recalled by U.S. Army Special Forces officer Billy Waugh, who spent seven and a half years in Vietnam.
 
2005
Friends and Enemies: Japanese-Americans During World War II
The experiences of Japanese-Americans during World War II are recalled. Included: Roy Matsumoto of the MIS; veterans Yuki Minaga and George Sakato.
 
2005
The Battle for Wake Island
The December 1941 battle for Wake Island, a U.S. air and submarine base in the Pacific, is recalled. Included: the insights of two veterans of the fight.
 
2006
Hell in the Huertgen Forest
An examination of the World War II battle in the dense Huertgen Forest, near the German city of Aachen, which was among America's costliest campaign in Europe.
 
2006
Inside Iraq: Eyewitness to History
This report on Operation Iraqi Freedom features a look at the deal making Al-Anbar Province, prior to the December 15 elections.
 
2008
The Battle for Aghanistan
The Afghanistan War is examined. Included: the efforts of U.S. forces against the Taliban; the training of Afghan security forces.
 
9 Feb. 2008
Red Tails: The Saga of the Tuskegee Airmen
The Tuskegee Airmen are remembered.
 
2009
The Life and Times of Lyndon Baines Johnson
A profile of Lyndon B. Johnson, the 36th U.S. president, featuring home movies and interviews with former Johnson speech writer Harry McPherson and former HEW secretary Joseph A. Califano.
 
2010
On the Border: The Third Front
The drug war along the U.S.-Mexico is examined.
 
2011
A Tribute to Our Heroes Who Served in Iraq
As the final American troops leave Iraq by the end of December 2011, this 100th episode of War Stories with Oliver North (2001), looks back at the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform in Iraq. During the nearly nine years of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Oliver North and the "War Stories" team have traveled eight times to the war zone and produced seven episodes chronicling this conflict. This special tribute revisits some of the heroes we met on the ground to see where they are now. We hear their thoughts as the war comes to an end. We also meet some of the troops who will be among the last to leave ...
 
2011
Afghanistan: American Special Ops
Special Ops war stories from Afghanistan. Also: Gen. David Petraeus assesses the war.
 
25 Mar. 2016
Fighting ISIS
A look at the global fight against jihadists includes a report on ISIS' use of social media and what's behind terrorist attacks in places such as Brussels, Paris and San Bernardino, California. Guests include Gen. Joseph Dunford (USMC), chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; Dr. Zuhdi Jasser, founder of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy; former Army linguist Timothy Furnish; journalist Asra Q. Nomani and Rep. Martha McSally (R-Ariz.).
 

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