Putting faces on Vietnam memorial THE WIDER public perception of Vietnam War veterans has taken a ... sacrifice and devotion to duty and country" of all who answered the call to serve during the longest war in U.S. history. No one who has seen the Wall can be unmoved by the experience. 07/5/2014 - 9:03 pm | View Link
US commander warns about China-Vietnam standoff MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The U.S. military commander in the Pacific warned Friday that the risk of a miscalculation that could trigger a wider conflict in a tense territorial standoff between China and Vietnam is high and urged both nations to exercise ... 05/22/2014 - 10:41 pm | View Link
Vietnam stops anti-China protests after riots, China evacuates workers Coming just days after U.S. President Barack Obama visited several Asian allies ... in what is often seen as fear that demonstrations could harness wider discontent over land grabs, corruption, an underperforming economy and one-party rule. 05/17/2014 - 10:03 pm | View Link
Perry man on a mission to help Vietnam rid itself of unexploded bombs, land mines His family encouraged him to write a memoir, and he began researching to help refresh his memories of the wider background ... Barth believes what the U.S. is seeing now — the violence, terrorism, and government intrusion — is “reaping what we ... 08/9/2013 - 5:01 pm | View Link
Steve Flaherty Vietnam War Letters: U.S. Soldier's Letters Finally Reach Home HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Vietnam Defense Minister Phung Quang Thanh exchanged long-held artifacts Monday collected during the Vietnam war — including letters written by a U.S. soldier who was killed. Instead, the letters ... 06/5/2012 - 10:32 pm | View Link
Politics News and U.S. Elections Coverage Get the latest breaking politics news and political coverage of U.S. elections. Get updates on President Obama's White House, Congress and more at ABC News. 07/22/2014 - 9:08 am | View Website
Vietnam For the next thousand years, Vietnam remained mostly under Chinese rule Early independence movements, such as those of the Trưng Sisters and Lady Triệu, were only ... 07/22/2014 - 3:53 am | View Website
Vietnam War Various names have been applied to the conflict. Vietnam War is the most commonly used name in English. It has also been called the Second Indochina War and the ... 07/21/2014 - 6:42 pm | View Website
Vietnam Veterans of America Basketball Hall of Famer Pat Williams To Deliver Keynote Speech at Vietnam Veterans of America’s National Leadership & Education Conference (July 15, 2014) 07/21/2014 - 5:37 pm | View Website
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Families of the schoolgirls Boko Haram kidnapped in April met for the first time with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday, an occasion that showed how his handling of the abduction has become an issue ahead of national elections.
Ban Ki-moon met the Israeli and Palestinian prime ministers on Tuesday, telling a news conference in Ramallah that the "Israeli military operation in Gaza must end" and saying the rocket fire from Gaza into Israel must stop, too.