Waiting for the Americans: Slow journalism from Iraq in 2003…

The news business may be obsessed with breaking news, but perhaps the richer stuff takes a little longer… Take this (unbroadcast) radio report from a gun/weapons bazaar in Chamchamal in Kurdistan by Phillip Boucher Hayes… combined with some great photographs by Ramin Tallaie long after they were deemed commercial viable. (RPG 7 on sale for $15)

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