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 Whatever Happened To The Anti-War Movement?
Whatever Happened To The Anti-War Movement?
The United States is knee-deep in at least three international military conflicts at the moment — in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya.

American lives are being lost. Innocent civilians are being killed. Several of the engagements appear to be primed for protraction. The wars are expensive in other ways, too. picked by zircon77777 6 months ago
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 Map the Fallen--A collaboration with Google Earth
Map the Fallen--A collaboration with Google Earth
This is an interactive map where you can see the names and a brief bio on all of the troops that have been killed during the wars on Iraq and Afghanistan. You can look by name, location or date of loss. You can leave a message for any or all of them. picked by dollyllama 2 years ago
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 US Accidentally Kills 9 Iraqi Civilians
US Accidentally Kills 9 Iraqi Civilians
The operation targeting al-Qaida in Iraq was responsible for nine accidental deaths of civilians. Three civilians were wounded and hospitalized. The events surrounding this incident are investigated. picked by KateHadson 4 years ago
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 Afghan President, backed by the U.N. allege 60children killed among 90 dead.
Afghan President, backed by the U.N. allege 60children killed among 90 dead.
U.S. officials say that at least 30 militants, including a Taliban commander, and no more than seven civilians were killed during the Aug. 22 raid. Afghan officials, backed by the United Nations mission, insist that more than 90 civilians died, including dozens of children. Will we ever truly KNOW what is going on over there... picked by Rambo2020 3 years ago
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 Report: 121 veterans linked to killings
Report: 121 veterans linked to killings
NEW YORK - At least 121 Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans have committed a killing or been charged in one in the United States after returning from combat.

Shell shock evolves to Explosive Rage? picked by bevissimo 4 years ago
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 Ban lifted, media witness solemn return of fallen service member
Ban lifted, media witness solemn return of fallen service member
DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Delaware (CNN) -- His name was Phillip A. Myers. A staff sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, he was killed in a roadside bombing in Afghanistan on Saturday. The return of his body to the United States aboard a charter aircraft Sunday marked a solemn moment that has been repeated more than 5,000 times at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware since the start of the war in Afghanistan in... read full post picked by TraumaMamma 3 years ago
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 Military Children in Crisis
Military Children in Crisis
America's military kids are showing symptoms of deployment-related stress, virtual mirrors of their parents who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. picked by TraumaMamma 2 years ago
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 Iraq: 9 U.S. soldiers killed by car bomb
Iraq: 9 U.S. soldiers killed by car bomb
In one of the deadliest attacks on American ground forces since the Iraq war started more than four years ago, a suicide car bomber struck a patrol base northeast of Baghdad and killed nine U.S. soldiers and wounded 20. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 US Military Bases Around The World
US Military Bases Around The World
The Military of the US is deployed in many countries. This is due to many factors: the Cold War, in which the US government needed troops around the globe to counter the threat of the Soviet Union; and more recently, The War on Terror. The US has nearly 1.4 million active personnel, and over 369,000 of those are deployed outside the United States and its territories. picked by 2manyusernames 4 years ago
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