North Vietnam

War veteran takes a rubbing of those he fought with during his visit to the Vietnam Memorial, Washington, DC (AP Photo)

40 years on, Vietnam troop withdrawal remembered

(AP) – Forty years ago, soldiers returning from Vietnam were advised to change into civilian clothes on their flights home so that they wouldn’t be accosted by angry protesters at the airport.


John McCain

Senators from both parties to honor John McCain

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a rare show of bipartisanship, Senate Democrats and Republicans will hold a joint meeting next month to mark the 40th anniversary of Sen. John McCain’s release from a North Vietnamese prison.



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