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Afghanistan Today, the GWOT Hotspot (The Afghanistan Scandal?) 11/11/14 Tues. (53 days to go)

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53 days to go for US troops in Afghanistan, and their victory parade has been put on hold again. Sen. Schemer of NY advocated a victory parade for Afghanistan and Iraq veterans, but due to continued US combat operations in Iraq and Syria, he now says it needs to be put on hold until victory is secured by US troops in combat in Iraq and Syria. Read the details at link #1.

It is the last Veteran’s Day for US troops in Afghanistan. And, in the US, Americans celebrate celebrate Veteran’s Day today. God bless our American veterans.

Links from around the GWOT:

1.) Sen. Schemer puts victory parade on hold for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans. Link:

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/ticker-tape-parade-iraq-afghanistan-vets-put-hold-article-1.2006268

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Written by orangekite1

November 11, 2014 at 4:44 pm

Afghanistan Today, the GWOT Hotspot (The Afghanistan Scandal?) 11-11-13-Mon. Veteran’s Day

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God bless America’s veterans past and present on this Veteran’s Day. God bless the families of the fallen.

Links from around the GWOT:

1.) Mothers of America’s war dead visit Arlington National Cemetery:

http://www.americanhomecomings.com/news/2013/11/11/for-mothers-of-war-dead-arlington-national-cemetery-visit-is-weekly-ritual/

Written by orangekite1

November 11, 2013 at 12:31 pm