Charlie Wilson's War: Refugee Camp
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Congressman Charlie Wilson is horrified at what he finds in an Afghan refugee camp full of people fleeing the war with the Soviet Union.

Public Discussion Questions


  1. Why are the people charging the truck?
  2. The woman claims that the Soviet army targets children, why?
  3. Describe the conditions of the refugee camp.

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  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    describe U.S. involvement in world affairs, including the end of the Cold War, the Persian Gulf War,...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    The student understands the impact of significant national and international decisions and conflicts...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    describe U.S. responses to Soviet aggression after World War II, including the Truman Doctrine, the ...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    The student understands the impact of major events associated with the Cold War and independence mov...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    identify the following major events of the Cold War, including the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and ...

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