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Police In Vietnam Detain Citizens For Celebrating 1979 War With China.

The┬áVietnamese police has arrested and detained a large number of citizens who held celebrations to mark an anniversary of the country’s war with China. 592 more words

News

Ep7. A conversation with Dr. Michelle Moyd on colonial East African soldiers

In this week’s episode, we chat with Dr. Michelle Moyd, Associate Professor of History at Indiana University. Dr. Moyd studies the┬áhistory of soldiering and warfare in East Africa. 105 more words

Podcast

Oh Father, Where Art Thou?

Then there was the time I joined the Army. Throughout my 10 years, I was often asked “Why did you join?”

The easy answer was that I ran out of things to do. 1,697 more words

Writing

Pakistan names 76 terrorists hiding in Afghanistan

Pakistan army has handed over to officials of the Afghan Embassy, a list of 76 terrorists hiding in Afghanistan.

The development came following a series of recent terrorist attacks in Pakistan which have killed over 100 people and injured many more. 223 more words

International News

Salute the Troops @ International Centre (Sat. Feb, 11)

Photos by Nick Chan

Canadian soldiers who have proudly served our country have been there for us. And for their valued service, the Military Casualty Support Foundation (MCFS) has been there for them. 197 more words

Charity Gala

Research Factoid - Heart Shield Bible

Hoodoo practitioners not only consider the Bible to be filled with stories of magic and powerful verses that can be used for spells, but note that from the Civil War through the Vietnam War (and possibly later) Heart Shield Bibles were popular amongst soldiers. 383 more words

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