NewsHour Student Reporting Labs: Military children
November 10, 2013 at 12:00 AM EDT
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On Veterans Day, most Americans think of the men and women in uniform. But military life also has a huge effect on their children. The PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs network reached out to students living in Bahrain. To find out how their parents' military careers have affected their lives.
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