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    Joint No Gun Ri Report Released

    Jan 11, 2001 12:00 PM EDT

    ... can never be forgotten." The Pentagon and the South Korean government also issued a "statement of mutual understanding," underscoring the elements of the No Gun Ri story on which the two governments agree. A Pulitzer Prize-winning report Secretary of Defense William Cohen commissioned the U.S. No Gun Ri ...

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    No Gun Ri: William Cohen's Statement

    Jan 11, 2001 12:00 PM EDT

    ... No Gun Ri during the Korean War, President Clinton directed an investigation be undertaken by the Department of Defense to determine what occurred at No Gun Ri in 1950. Over the last 15 months, the Department of the Army has conducted a thorough and exhaustive review of the No Gun ...

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    No Gun Ri: Clinton's Statement

    Jan 11, 2001 12:00 PM EDT

    On behalf of the United States of America, I deeply regret that Korean civilians lost their lives at No Gun Ri in late July, 1950. The intensive, yearlong investigation into this incident has served as a painful reminder of the tragedies of war and the scars they leave behind on ...

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    No Gun Ri: Update

    Dec 06, 2000 12:00 PM EDT

    ... the report obtained by the AP quoted the U.S. version as saying both sides "understand that from July 25 to 29, 1950, there was no written or verbal order to kill any noncombatant Korean personnel around No Gun Ri, but some U.S. soldiers assumed that there was an ...

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    Statement of Mutual Understanding

    Jan 11, 2001 12:00 PM EDT

    ... Some Korean witnesses state that most refugees were from Im Ke Ri and Joo Gok Ri and some other people came from outside Im Ke Ri to the village.Some Korean witnesses state that they knew most of them in the group that went down the road to No Gun ...

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    Toomey crosses gun-rights divide in Pennsylvania Senate race

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    ... the power of the NRA. This year, Clinton and others have made it a focus in the wake of mass shootings of civilians and police. Gun rights are no small matter in much of Pennsylvania: Even Toomey's predecessor, Arlen Specter, a moderate Republican from Philadelphia, cast staunch gun-rights ...

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