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Breitbart
The Church of Arlington National CemeteryShriver, brother-in-law to a US president, father-in-law to a California govern
The Church of Arlington National Cemetery
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
Shriver, brother-in-law to a US president, father-in-law to a California governor—and himself a former director of the Peace Corps and vice-presidential candidate—was a political liberal, yet also, always, a staunch patriot. I sat next to him... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Donald Trump's Hat Urges "Make America Great Again"alliances. This Memorial Day let us destroy our nuclear and germ warfare stock
Donald Trump's Hat Urges "Make America Great Again"
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 hours ago
alliances. This Memorial Day let us destroy our nuclear and germ warfare stockpiles. This Memorial Day, let us expand our Peace Corps a hundred fold. This Memorial Day let us feed the hungry and shelter the homeless among us. This Memorial Day... Read more
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Deseret News
$1 cup designed in Seattle could save millions of babiesoccurring in 1.2 of every 1,000 live births worldwide. When he returned to Sea
$1 cup designed in Seattle could save millions of babies
Deseret News / Posted 13 hours ago
occurring in 1.2 of every 1,000 live births worldwide. When he returned to Seattle, Cunningham met with McKinney, a former Peace Corps volunteer whose doctoral thesis focused on craniofacial problems. The two approached PATH with the idea and... Read more
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Philly.com
What if Clinton were indicted, post-DNC?running mate: Sargent Shriver, President John F. Kennedy's brother-in-law. Shri
What if Clinton were indicted, post-DNC?
Philly.com / Posted 19 hours ago
running mate: Sargent Shriver, President John F. Kennedy's brother-in-law. Shriver was the first director of the Peace Corps and was the architect of President Lyndon B. Johnson's antipoverty agenda. This year, it was the Republican... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
$1 cup designed in Seattle could save millions of babiesoccurring in 1.2 of every 1,000 live births worldwide. When he returned to Sea
$1 cup designed in Seattle could save millions of babies
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
occurring in 1.2 of every 1,000 live births worldwide. When he returned to Seattle, Cunningham met with McKinney, a former Peace Corps volunteer whose doctoral thesis focused on craniofacial problems. The two approached PATH with the idea and... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Gene Street is offspring's chief nurturing officer at Street's Fine Chickenfrom a 31-year-old who lived for more than two years in an abandoned hut in the
Gene Street is offspring's chief nurturing officer at Street's Fine Chicken
Dallas Morning News / Posted 22 hours ago
from a 31-year-old who lived for more than two years in an abandoned hut in the South Pacific while she was in the Peace Corps and once was a bail bondsman. “My favorite part are the FOGs — friends of Gene,” says Mariel. “I go into a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Serving in the Peace Corps was enriching, uplifitingThis year, I will reach my 57th year at almost the same time the Peace Corps re
Serving in the Peace Corps was enriching, uplifiting
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
This year, I will reach my 57th year at almost the same time the Peace Corps reaches its 55th. So I am a Peace Corps baby. I was born at the time of its inception and came of age as it did. And when millions across the world celebrate the Peace... Read more
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Breitbart
USS Bataan Captain J.C. Carter on the New Greatest Generation: ‘There’s No Quitting’or 30 years – is critical in their self-development.” “I’m not saying the Navy
USS Bataan Captain J.C. Carter on the New Greatest Generation: ‘There’s No Quitting’
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
or 30 years – is critical in their self-development.” “I’m not saying the Navy or the military is, but whether it’s the Peace Corps or volunteering for some NGO or IGO, I think taking that time to kind of discover yourself, and serve a higher... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Happy Birthday To New Canaan’'s Chris Dodd72 on Friday. The lobbyist, lawyer, and Democratic Party politician was born Ma
Happy Birthday To New Canaan’'s Chris Dodd
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 2 days ago
72 on Friday. The lobbyist, lawyer, and Democratic Party politician was born May 27, 1944, in Willimantic. He served as a Peace Corps volunteer in a small rural town in the Dominican Republic from 1966 to 1968 and also served in the U.S. Army... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Derelict buildings in Fort Ord have been left to rotand forward thinking. His position is that if you choose to serve your country,
Derelict buildings in Fort Ord have been left to rot
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and forward thinking. His position is that if you choose to serve your country, whether it is AmeriCorps, the Peace Corps or the Marine Corps, you should be eligible for a reduction on student debt. It is refreshing to hear a... Read more
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Daily News
Obama calms Asian nerves about US electionstrategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its econom
Obama calms Asian nerves about US election
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
strategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its economy grows apace. Obama also announced the Peace Corps would begin operating in Vietnam for the first time. Across Asia, policymakers have been startled by Trump’s... Read more
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Japan Today
Obama to Asians worried about U.S. election: It's going to be OK ‹ Japan Todaystrategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its econom
Obama to Asians worried about U.S. election: It's going to be OK ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
strategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its economy grows apace. Obama also announced the Peace Corps would begin operating in Vietnam for the first time. Across Asia, policymakers have been startled by Trump’s... Read more
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The Columbian
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won’t go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won’t go to Pearl Harbor
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country’s next... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
5 candidates vying to replace Rep. Sam FarrTHEM WITH AN INORDINATE, HUGE AMOUNT OF DEBT. IS A NATIONAL SERVICE ACT WHERE ,
5 candidates vying to replace Rep. Sam Farr
KSBW Salinas / Posted 4 days ago
THEM WITH AN INORDINATE, HUGE AMOUNT OF DEBT. IS A NATIONAL SERVICE ACT WHERE , PEOPLE CAN JOINS THE MARINE CORPS, JOIN THE PEACE CORPS. AND IF YOU DO THAT, YOU GET A PAYMENT. BRYNNE: AND THEN THERE'S PEACE AND FREEDOM PARTY CANDIDATE JOE WILLIAMS... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country's next... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country's next... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit ends — The Medina County GazetteObama announced that he was ending a five-decades-old ban on the sale of arms t
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit ends — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Obama announced that he was ending a five-decades-old ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. Obama touched briefly on the issue of freedom of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Japanese prime minister won't go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Japanese prime minister won't go to Pearl Harbor
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country's next... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country's next... Read more
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Air Force Times
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor
Air Force Times / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country's next... Read more
118 related stories
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KIII Corpus Christi
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country's next... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit endsObama announced that he was ending a five-decades-old ban on the sale of arms t
Obama addresses climate change, urges freedom of expression as Vietnam visit ends
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
Obama announced that he was ending a five-decades-old ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. Obama touched briefly on the issue of freedom of... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Obama Tries To Ease Asian Concerns Over Trump: It’s Going To Be OKstrategic 'rebalance' towards Asia and an important trade partner as its econom
Obama Tries To Ease Asian Concerns Over Trump: It’s Going To Be OK
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
strategic 'rebalance' towards Asia and an important trade partner as its economy grows apace. Obama also announced the Peace Corps would begin operating in Vietnam for the first time. "EVENTUALLY VOTERS MAKE GOOD DECISIONS" Across Asia,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harborthawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of a
Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old U.S. ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In a town hall event, Obama praised the country's next... Read more
118 related stories
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeObama announced that he was ending a five-decades-old ban on the sale of arms t
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
Obama announced that he was ending a five-decades-old ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. Obama touched briefly on the issue of freedom of... Read more
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International Business Times
Obama asks young Vietnamese leaders to help tackle climate change Obama deepened relations with Hanoi, by lifting the decades old embargo on arms
Obama asks young Vietnamese leaders to help tackle climate change
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Obama deepened relations with Hanoi, by lifting the decades old embargo on arms sale, and announced the operation of Peace Corps for the first time in the country. Pressing Vietnam to be more relaxed on the freedom available for its citizens,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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Raw Story
Obama tries to reassure Asians terrified by Trump: ‘Things are going to be okay — I promise’strategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its econom
Obama tries to reassure Asians terrified by Trump: ‘Things are going to be okay — I promise’
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
strategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its economy grows apace. Obama also announced the Peace Corps would begin operating in Vietnam for the first time. ‘Eventually voters make good decisions’ Across Asia,... Read more
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The Christian Post
Obama Tells Communist Vietnam Don't Worry About US Election, Trump Won't Winstrategic 'rebalance' toward Asia and an important trade partner as its economy
Obama Tells Communist Vietnam Don't Worry About US Election, Trump Won't Win
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
strategic 'rebalance' toward Asia and an important trade partner as its economy grows apace. Obama also announced the Peace Corps would begin operating in Vietnam for the first time. U.S. President Barack Obama smiles as he attends a town... Read more
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11 News Houston
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
President Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changehad thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old ban on the sale of ar
President Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
had thawed, Obama announced the end of a five-decades-old ban on the sale of arms to Vietnam. He also announced that the Peace Corps would begin operating in the country for the first time. In his appearances, Obama also pressed Vietnam to allow... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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dna
Obama to Asians worried about US election: Its going to be OKstrategic 'rebalance' towards Asia and an important trade partner as its econom
Obama to Asians worried about US election: Its going to be OK
dna / Posted 4 days ago
strategic 'rebalance' towards Asia and an important trade partner as its economy grows apace. Obama also announced the Peace Corps would begin operating in Vietnam for the first time. "EVENTUALLY VOTERS MAKE GOOD DECISIONS" Across Asia,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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The Financial Express
US Presidential elections: Barack Obama tells worried Asians its going to be OKstrategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its econom
US Presidential elections: Barack Obama tells worried Asians its going to be OK
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
strategic ‘rebalance’ towards Asia and an important trade partner as its economy grows apace. Obama also announced the Peace Corps would begin operating in Vietnam for the first time. “EVENTUALLY VOTERS MAKE GOOD DECISIONS” Across Asia,... Read more
105 related stories
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KING5 Seattle
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
KING5 Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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First Coast News
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate changeto Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo aga
Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
to Vietnam, a visit that included the lifting of a decades-old arms embargo against the country and an agreement to allow Peace Corps to operate in Vietnam for the first time. Obama also used the trip to scold Vietnam on its human rights... Read more
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