September 2007
Military History;Sep2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p8
This section offers news briefs related to military history. Russian and Polish researchers found DNA traces in 16 million Asian men that suggest genetic ties to the Mongol leader Genghis Khan. A bill to establish the National War Dogs Monument is expected to clear the U.S. Senate in fall 2007. The iconic speech delivered by former U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt declaring war against Japan was entered into the National Recording Registry.


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