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2011-07-05 00:00:31

Sean Sheppard received the prestigious San Diego Chapter Buffalo Soldiers Honorary Membership on June 11, 2011 in honor of his outstanding service within the veteran community through his non-profit organization, EMBRACE. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2011 In 1866 two U.S.

2006-05-01 14:44:48

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Protesters seeking a shutdown of the Guantanamo Bay U.S. prison camp marched to the U.S. Mission to the United Nations on Monday and held an interfaith service in its entryway after building owners asked New York police not to arrest them.

2006-03-16 08:05:00

Virgilio Franqui was a sun-blistered Cuban migrant plucked off a makeshift raft in the Florida Straits when he first set eyes on the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay in 1993.

2005-12-18 11:07:43

By Anthony Boadle HAVANA (Reuters) - American anti-torture activists who marched through southeastern Cuba to protest the detention of terror suspects at the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay had to settle last week for a prayer vigil five miles away.

2005-07-12 16:59:25

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A new commander has been named for the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, site of the prison for foreign terrorism suspects, after the previous one was fired for unspecified "inappropriate" practices, the military said on Tuesday. Navy Capt.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.