AFGHAN101

MANY SOLDIERS | ONE JOURNEY

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Follow Mike Boettcher's reports from his embed with the 101st
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Read these stories about the 101st Airborne Division
U.S. troops stationed in Afghanistan head out on a mission past an old Soviet helicopter along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. The helicopter was a relic from the years when the Soviet Union occupied Afghanistan between 1979 and 1988.
September 11, 2011

Okla. military recall 9/11 attacksI

If you had anything to do with the military you knew the world as you knew it was never going to be the same

President Barack Obama backed efforts earlier this year to extend the Patriot Act. Sen. Rand Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, unsuccessfully sought to block passage saying the law violated the privacy and civil rights of Americans.
September 11, 2011

How 9/11 has changed United States

In the 10 years since 9/11, questions of government infringement on personal liberty have arisen

Google map of Manhattan showing Zach Messitte's apartment location in proximity to the World Trade Centers.
September 11, 2011

Messitte recalls day towers fell

You could see the two red lights on the top of the buildings blinking—sort of like the moon

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