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Washington’s Honeymoon in Cam Ranh Bay

On May 23 U.S. President Barack Obama lifted a longstanding embargo on arms exports to Vietnam. Most intriguing for any U.S. mariner is the news that Hanoi might reopen the splendid deepwater harbor at Cam Ranh Bay to U.S. Navy warships as part of the quid pro quo for revoking the arms ban. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2016/05/25/washingtons-honeymoon-in-cam-ranh-bay/

Vets Climb Mount Everest To Raise Awareness of Military Suicides

A group of U.S. veterans who served in Afghanistan and Iraq, including one with a prosthetic leg, is working toward reaching the summit to raise awareness of suicide rates among veteran and active-duty service members. https://rosecoveredglasses.wordpress.com/2016/05/20/vets-climb-mount-everest-to-raise-awareness-of-military-suicides/