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President Obama commemorates lives of those lost in 9/11 terrorist attacks

President Obama commemorates lives of those lost in 9/11 terrorist attacks

| September 12, 2016

ARLINGTON, Virgina—At 9:43 a.m., Sept. 11, 2016, President Barack Obama issued the following statement during a public at the Pentagon to commerated those whose lives were lost during the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon: Good morning.  Scripture tells us, “Let not steadfast love and […]

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Four ways to really fix Pentagon’s effort to ID missing

| March 20, 2014

By Megan McCloskey Special to the NNPA from ProPublica Last week, we wrote about the Pentagon’s floundering efforts to find and identify the 83,000 service members missing from past conflicts—of which the military ID’d just 60 last year.  As our story laid out, the mission has been hampered by outdated scientific methods, a lack of […]

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