5 years in Afghanistan with the Red Army. He saved my life twice. I saved his. After the Soviet union collapsed Chechenia became independent, we came back to the village. Family... Children. Then the Russians invaded. On day came to the village looking for the men. We escaped to the mountains, when we came back... Our families were dead. Scattered all over the village. Shermil helped me body of my son so I could bury him. After that, joined the underground for the Russians. That's what I did. ...
Written and performed by Peter Schindler See more