August 21, 2019
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Salem-News.com (May-27-2019 19:19)
Oregon National Guard in Memorial Day Events Around the StateSalem-News.com
Our Nation’s Vietnam veterans and veterans from all eras were honored.
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Authorized by Congress, established under the Secretary of Defense, and launched by President Obama on May 25, 2012, the Vietnam War Commemoration recognizes all men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces from Nov. 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975.
Salem-News.com (Jan-24-2019 00:01)
Arrow Air 1285, Murder and the Lucifer DirectiveRobert O'Dowd, Salem-News.com
Army Airborne and LAPD Bomb Squad officers murdered to keep the lid shut on the Gander Air Crash.
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Arrow Air 1285, a military chartered McDonnell Douglas DC-8, caught fire and exploded one minute after take-off from Gander, Newfoundland, killing a reported 256 Americans on December 12, 1985. There were no survivors.
Salem-News.com (Dec-21-2018 01:04)
Trump`s Ill-Advised Decision to Withdraw from SyriaRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis has abruptly announced his resignation.
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Without consulting his military advisors, his White House staff, Congress, or our allies, the Twitter-in-Chief announced an immediate, full withdrawal of the 2,000 U.S. troops from Syria, Tweeting “we have defeated ISIS in Syria.”
Salem-News.com (Nov-09-2018 00:09)
Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the End of World War ISalem-News.com
Coos Bay-North Bend commemorates the end of WWI: A Tribute to our Heroes
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On November 11, 1918, the guns went silent on the Western front, ending World War I.
Salem-News.com (Jul-19-2018 02:00)
The Deadly Side of Irvine That Nobody Wants to AddressTim King special to Salem-News.com
The El Toro Marine Corps base has left more than it's saga behind.
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Irvine, California, is a pricey piece of California paradise on the surface, but underneath, a city of deadly cancer clusters, with a sea of toxic carcinogens flowing beneath its streets.
Salem-News.com (Jul-02-2018 17:22)
Burial at SeaLt. Col. George Goodson, USMC (Ret) special to Salem-News.com
"Mister, I wouldn't have your job for a million dollars." I shook his hand and said, "Neither would I."
War is the seminal event in the life of everyone that has endured it. Though I fought in Korea and the Dominican Republic and was wounded there, Vietnam was my war.
Salem-News.com (Apr-16-2018 12:35)
Comment on Allied Strike on SyriaRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
Was a military response in U.S. interests?
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On April 12, 2018, the U.S., Britain, and France launched a strike against Syrian research, storage, and military targets to punish Syrian president Bashar al-Assad for the suspected use of his air power to drop chemical weapons in an attack in the Damascus suburb of Guouta, where between 40 and 70 people were reported to have been killed by banned chlorine and sarin gases.
Salem-News.com (Mar-02-2018 13:45)
Iran Ordered To Pay $920 Million to 1983 Beirut Marine Barracks Bombing VictimsSalem-News.com
Judgment is among the largest ever issued against a foreign state under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act
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The Beirut Marine Barracks bombing, which killed 241 American servicemembers and injured numerous others, was the deadliest state-sponsored terrorist attack against United States citizens before September 11, 2001.
Salem-News.com (Feb-01-2018 11:48)
Soldier Killed in Accidental Shooting at Camp RileaSalem-News.com
Next of kin have yet to be notified.
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Members of a regular US Army unit conducting training at Camp Rilea reported a gunshot discharge in the housing area yesterday at approximately 6:30 pm at Camp Rilea.
Salem-News.com (Nov-17-2017 13:39)
Then There`s Only One ChoiceBy Wolfgang Borchert, translated by Dr. William T. Hathaway
The German author/playwright's work was deeply influenced by his service in the Wehrmacht, the unified armed forces of Nazi Germany.
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This month marks the 70th anniversary of the death of Wolfgang Borchert, a young German writer who was seriously wounded in World War II then imprisoned for resistance activities.