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The Moving Wall: Reflection I

Ortonville Citizen 15 Aug 2022
Holly—The faces of thousands of visitors reflected over the names of more than 58,318 Americans who lost their lives during the Vietnam War. The experience connected the past and present as the American Legion Holly Post 149 welcomed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, The Moving Wall, to Holly for the first time.

FEATURE:Latest chapter of Agent Orange series unmasks Vietnam's hidden pain

Kyodo 15 Aug 2022
Ever since award-winning Japanese documentary film director Masako Sakata's American husband died nearly two decades ago, she has been on a quest for answers about the tragic fallout caused by Agent Orange in the Vietnam War ... In 2011, she released the sequel, "Living the Silent Spring" about the dangers chemical agents pose to humanity.

'Duel with the Dragon': New Bedford man recounts Vietnam battle experience in new book

The Herald News 15 Aug 2022
Bill Comeau describes a moment he'll never forget en route to Vietnam. New Bedford's Bill Comeau describes a moment he'll never forget en route to Vietnam and the war ... That citation, as well as his Bronze Star for Meritorious Service, and a host of other citations and honors, adorn a wall in his living room.

Agency arrests 38 people over forged residency

Taipei Times 15 Aug 2022
Staff writer, with CNA. The National Immigration Agency (NIA) yesterday said it arrested 38 suspects accused of buying or making and selling fake residency permits and other forms of identification ... About 70,331 undocumented migrant workers live in Taiwan, 39,927 of whom are from Vietnam, Ministry of Labor data showed. .

Letter: Show support for veterans who served in Afghanistan

The Bismarck Tribune 15 Aug 2022
Aug. 15, 2021, is a date I will never forget ... So many questions crossed my mind, “what will happen to the people living there?” “are the interpreters I served with safe?” and “what was it all for?”. I struggled to process these questions until I made a phone call to a Vietnam War veteran who has always been a father figure to me ... Jonathan J ... U.S ... .

Salute: Army vet teams up with National Cemetery volunteers in Bushnell

Leesburg Daily Commercial 14 Aug 2022
DouglasDougGardner, 74, is an Army veteran from Topeka, Kansas, now living in The Villages with his wife of 50 years, Kathleen. Doug was deployed to Germany and Vietnam between his enlistment in 1967 and his release from active duty in 1970 ... Bob was 'there' during Vietnam War ... Vietnam.

How Columbia author Phong Nguyen brings an ancient Vietnamese epic to life

Columbia Daily Tribune 14 Aug 2022
"Bronze Drum" tells the tale of two real sisters — nobles Trung Trac and Trung Nhi — who enjoy a relatively unbothered existence in first-century Vietnam, despite living under the thumb of Han rulers ... Posing "questions big and small" to a University of Wisconsin scholar who studies Vietnam, Nguyen faced an abundance of unknowns.

'Full of success stories': A year after fall of Kabul, Afghans find belonging in Columbus

The Columbus Dispatch 14 Aug 2022
His wife, Shahgul, urged him to wait just a few more minutes outside the airport — and those minutes changed their lives forever ... 'Life or death'.Visa program not enough to save lives of those who helped US troops in Afghanistan, advocates say ... 'So scary'.Columbus woman who lived through fall of Saigon sees Afghanistan as 'second Vietnam'.

Letters: why the surprise when a wealthy capitalist makes a large donation to an Oxford college?

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
That every student should have an opportunity to study at a first-rate university, no matter where they live or how much money they have. We are a long way from that, but to single out Madame Thao is unfair.Hanoi, Vietnam ... account of the complexity of patients’ lived experiences.

Coca-Cola invites citizens in Danang and HCMC to join hands for a Vietnam without waste

The Saigon Times 13 Aug 2022
This is one of the outstanding events organized by Coca-Cola Vietnam and local authorities in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) and Danang City, under a World Without Waste vision ... Therefore, we acknowledge and welcome Coca-Cola Vietnam’s efforts to protect Danang’s living environment through practical initiatives like today’s event.

Don't miss The Wall That Heals

Kearney Hub 13 Aug 2022
I am old enough to remember Vietnam ... I lived in Cleveland, close to Kent State University, where the Ohio National Guard shot student protestors on May 4, 1970 ... I remember, clear as glass, the distraught phone call from my aunt one April evening when her son, my cousin Jeff, had been ordered to Vietnam.

2 California companies face $1 million fines for smuggling protected live corals from Vietnam

Finger Lakes Times 13 Aug 2022
LOS ANGELES — Two Inglewood marine wildlife companies pleaded guilty in federal court this week to illegally importing live coral from Vietnam, prosecutors said ... "Renaissance neither declared the live stony corals in the shipments from Vietnam nor provided the required CITES documentation for them," prosecutors said.

Two Inglewood companies face $1-million fines for smuggling protected live corals from Vietnam

The Los Angeles Times 13 Aug 2022
Two Inglewood marine wildlife companies pleaded guilty in federal court this week to illegally importing live coral from Vietnam, prosecutors said ...Renaissance neither declared the live stony corals in the shipments from Vietnam nor provided the required CITES documentation for them,” prosecutors said.

Legendary designer Philippe Starck eyes Vietnam’s project

The Saigon Times 13 Aug 2022
Legendary French designer Philippe Starck has constantly introduced changes to the global hotel industry by creating delicate and exciting living spaces. He has selected a project in Vietnam to continue telling the story about that delicacy ... He remains steadfast in improving the living quality of people.

Saddle Sore: Oh, but you can go home again

Aspen Times 13 Aug 2022
“My oldest is dead,” she said, “killed in Vietnam. You were his friend, weren’t you? And the younger one lives in Washington — hardly ever see him anymore ... That was our favorite place, along the irrigation ditch, spreading blankets underneath and living in a land of make-believe.” ...

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