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Review: 'Hunting in Wartime'

...Anchorage, though Farinella wants to expand viewings to Kodiak and other places."This really hits home with me," a Gulf War veteran told her after the second showing."I'm glad that that documentary is there," Bennett said. "I think it's...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-22/review-hunting-wartime
Art
Doctor: 3-4 months for George HW Bush's fracture to heal

...Democrat Bill Clinton amid voters' concerns about the economy after one term, highlighted by the success of the 1991 Gulf War in Kuwait.Bush was a naval aviator in World War II and his torpedo plane was shot down over the Pacific. He also served...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-17/doctor-3-4-months-george-hw-bushs-fra
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Obama offers Gulf nations "ironclad" security cooperation

...in the Gulf region, and to deter and confront external aggression against our allies and partners, as we did in the Gulf War, is unequivocal," it said.While the U.S. has long provided military support to partners in the Gulf, the statement...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-15/obama-offers-gulf-nations-ironclad-se
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Legislative roundup: Feb. 2, 2014

...also introduced legislation Wednesday to update housing and employment preference eligibility statutes to include 1991 Gulf War and Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans. "The bill also contains provisions to include veterans of future conflicts, should...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-02/legislative-roundup-feb-2-2014
State
Reflections on Memorial Day

...percent. Three years later, after the fall of the Berlin Wall but, almost certainly more relevant, after the first Gulf War, the confidence level was at 78 percent. It reached 85 percent in January 2002, just after the Sept. 11 terrorism...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-05-28/reflections-memorial-day
Opinion
Volunteer nurses help bridge the Iraq culture gap

...short of knowledge and experience. "Before the first Gulf War, nurses were a low-accepted position," Simmons said...Philippines and other places and brought them in. After the Gulf War, all of those nurses left and there were no experienced...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062104/sta_nurses.shtml
News
Murkowski visits troops in Iraq

...second trip to Iraq. As a U.S. senator, with Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, he met with Hussein prior to the first Gulf War. Andrew Petty can be reached at andrew.petty@juneauempire.com

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062206/sta_20060622010.shtml
News
Troopers, not airplanes

...about free-speech rights and reactions of some to a parade entry on the 4th of July. As a Marine veteran of the first Gulf War, I personally found no offensive displays at your "hometown" parade. It looked like patriotic citizens exercising...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072604/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
Another Christian view of war

...injure someone beyond the damage they inflicted. By this standard, we would have been within our rights during the first Gulf War to invade and occupy Iraq as punishment of Iraq's seizure and occupation of Kuwait in 1990. But the current president's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/083104/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
What do you think about what I heard?

...approximately 10,000 Nagasaki bombs. I also have never read that that the widespread use of depleted uranium in the first Gulf War was believed to be the primary cause of the health problems suffered among its 580,400 veterans. Although 467 were...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090306/let_20060903004.shtml
Opinion

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