THE WAR GAMES, UNITED COLOURS OF WAR. Chapter 1 of the Aftermath project 2014 

Originally produced by The New York Times Magazine WARGAMES01

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Since 9/11, the business growth of war has increased 5 times under the flag of the Global Security and Counter-Terrorism . The United Colours of War project is studying  this business connected to war following 9/11.War business had never known a ‘Financial Crisis’  and it is keep growing to keep the world safe from Terrorists.

The first chapter realised of this project is The War Games where in a premiere training centre for counter-terrorism last year 35 teams from all over the world took part in a competition for Special Forces Corps only.  They were from US, Iraq, Palestine, Malaysia, Russia, China,  Canada, France, Swiss and other countries. The organisers  have referred the competition as “the Olympics of Counterterrorism”. The competition is a marketing tool for the training centre, one week of training here can cost up to $ 250,000

More photos about  The War Games including a series of Warriors portraits are available, please feel free to contact me and ask the link.


Aftermath Grant 2014 Winner 


The New York Times Magazine – USA

The Sunday Times Spectrum – United Kingdom

L’Espresso – Italy

Long Cours Magazine – France

Neon – Germany

Nzz am Sonntag – Switzerland

Courrier Japon – Japan

VSD France

Vision China


The New York Times Magazine Website video


The War Games  is being optioned in Hollywood  for a movie treatment inspired to the story.