Fighting Extremes: From Ebola to ISIS


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When: Opens Weds 18 November

Where: Imperial War Museum, London

Press View: Weds 18 November, 8:30 – 10:30am

It features recently acquired objects, behind the scenes interviews and photos, all of which are on display for the first time

It’s the first display to tackle and present these subjects in the UK – reveals the little known experiences of British personnel serving on two recent operations: the response to the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone and the fight against ISIS in the Middle East.

Highlights include;

in-depth interviews with Corporal Anna Cross, and the wellington boots worn by healthcare worker Will Pooley who both contracted Ebola
interviews revealing what it is like being a drone operator, and a target depicting an ISIS suicide bomber used for shooting practice when training Peshmerga troops.


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