Iraq

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Veterans Expect Ongoing Backlash Against Brian Williams

NBC’s Brian Williams says his account of being shot at while on board a U.S. military helicopter in 2003 is not true.

02/05/2015

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Salem Man Charged With Killing U.S. Army Veteran

Peter Castillo, of Salem, is expected to be arraigned on first-degree murder charges Tuesday in the death of a 22-year-old U.S. Army veteran.

02/02/2015

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US Officials: No One Aware Of Any Plot To Attack Subways

FBI Director James Comey told reporters Thursday afternoon that he was unaware of any threat directed at U.S. subways.

09/25/2014

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA SALCEDO WITH CARLOS & MELIDA ARREDONDO SEPT 2014 5

Boston Marathon Hero Raises Awareness of Suicide Prevention

September 20, 2014 Today he is known as the man with the cowboy hat who helped save lives at the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Carlos Arredondo is a Boston Marathon hero! But, long before that […]

WBZ-TV–09/19/2014

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NightSide – Dexer Van Zile And Juliana Taimoorazy Discuss The Crisis In Iraq

What should our role be on the global stage?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/12/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: President Authorizes Air Strikes In Iraq

President Obama said he is authorizing the U.S. military to carry out airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic militants if they advance toward the critical city of Irbil. The U.S. has a consulate and a military operations center there.

Fighters from the militant group the Islamic State seized the country’s largest hydroelectric dam on Thursday, taking control of enormous power and water resources and leverage over the Tigris River that runs through the heart of Baghdad.

08/08/2014

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Iraq War Veterans Saddened By Renewed Violence

The renewed violence in Iraq is reopening wounds for local Iraq war veterans.

06/19/2014

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NightSide – Mother Olga Is In Studio

An Insider’s Perspective On Iraq

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/16/2014

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Boston-Area Army Veterans Upset But Not Surprised By Crisis In Iraq

Army veterans say the crumbling of Iraq’s security forces in the face of crisis is not all that surprising.

06/13/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: How Should The US Help Iraq?

The situation in Iraq is spiraling out of control, pushing the country to the brink of civil war.

Islamic extremists have taken control of several major cities, and are threatening to move toward Baghdad. They want Iraq to be run by strict Islamic law, and seem to be better equipped and organized than ever.

06/13/2014

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