The actions of soldiers who have engaged in various global conflicts are analyzed in this documentary. The aim of the program is to take viewers behind the scenes in an attempt to show why certain decisions are made, which arms are available to soldiers in certain situations, and how these heroic figures prepare themselves for battle.
Description by Image Entertainment:
From the streets of an American city under siege to the far-flung jungles of Vietnam or the deadly desert towns of Iraq, modern warfare is all about cutting-edge strategy, the latest weaponry and soldiers laying their lives on the line to overcome the enemy. Combat Zone takes you behind the lines of engagement of thirteen hard-fought armed conflicts and tells the true stories of the tactics, the firepower and the heroes who risked everything. Historical footage combined with gripping first-hand accounts from soldiers and analysis from military experts puts you right in the action.