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  • THE LONG ROAD HOME

  • Premieres on Sunday, November 5th at 10pm HKT, 9pm BKK/JKT
  • National Geographic

DESCRIPTION

The newly arrived men of the 1st Cavalry Division must launch a desperate rescue mission when one of their platoons is ambushed by thousands of enemy insurgents in the Sadr City slum of Baghdad. As CNN breaks the news stateside, the lives of the soldiers’ families back in Fort Hood are thrown into chaos and uncertainty.

EPISODE GUIDE

  • The Long Road Home: Black Sunday
    Baghdad, A platoon led by Lt. Shane Aguero is ambushed during a routine sanitation support mission to the city slums.
  • The Long Road Home: Black Sunday (Double Episode)
    (Episode 1 & 2)^Baghdad, A platoon led by Lt. Shane Aguero is ambushed during a routine sanitation support mission to the city slums.
  • The Long Road Home: Into The Unknown
    Denomy's mettle is tested when he leads the first rescue into Sadr City under heavy fire. Volesky launches the second convoy.
  • The Long Road Home: In The Valley of Death
    Miltenberger and his men get stranded in the city under increasingly dangerous conditions as night falls.
  • The Long Road Home: The Choice
    Tensions rise in the alley house as the insurgents change tactics and force Aguero to make a decision that will scar his platoon forever.
  • The Long Road Home: A City Called Heaven
    For Tomas Young, this moment marks the beginning of a lifelong struggle, with far-reaching consequences, through which he'll touch countless lives.
  • The Long Road Home: Abandon Hope
    At Fort Hood, the families are engaged in their own challenges as more news trickles in from Sadr City.
  • The Long Road Home: Always Dream of Me
    The rescuers finally punch through to the stranded platoon, but the battle hasn't finished taking its toll, both in Sadr City and at Fort Hood.
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