TITLE

An old pain, chiseled in America's heart

AUTHOR(S)
Galloway, Joseph L.
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/6/92, Vol. 113 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Vietnam War syndrome--a nation divided against itself and suddenly uncertain of its role in the world--just won't go away. Russian President Boris Yeltsin's suggestion that POWs from Vietnam had been brought to the Soviet Union for interrogation; Questions initiated by the Senate Select Committee on MIA/POW Affairs; The newly declassified MIA/POW documents; Those living American POWs remain unaccounted for.
ACCESSION #
9207061329

 

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