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Here’s Why Trump’s Talks With Kim Jong Un Fell Apart

Here’s Why Trump’s Talks With Kim Jong Un Fell Apart

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent    President Donald Trump abruptly ended his talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un two hours early over disagreements on denuclearization in Hanoi Thursday. The summit’s abrupt end marks a disappointing conclusion to what Trump hoped would be a signature achievement and contribution to his foreign policy legacy. […]

Trump: ‘Great Meetings and Dinner’ with Kim in Vietnam, Joint Declaration to Come

Trump: ‘Great Meetings and Dinner’ with Kim in Vietnam, Joint Declaration to Come

By John Hayward President Donald Trump seemed to be in very good humor following his meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. He said he had “great meetings and dinner” with Kim and posted a music video of the two smiling, shaking hands, and talking. Great meeting and dinner with Kim Jong […]

Trump, Kim Jong Un Kick Off Second Summit in Vietnam

Trump, Kim Jong Un Kick Off Second Summit in Vietnam

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent    President Donald Trump kicked off his second summit Wednesday evening local time with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Vietnam.     Trump kicked off the summit in similar fashion with a ceremonial handshake between the two leaders. Trump briefly took questions while shaking the North Korean leader’s hand, saying […]

Court decides ‘Blue Water’ Navy veterans should be eligible for Agent Orange benefits

Court decides ‘Blue Water’ Navy veterans should be eligible for Agent Orange benefits

By NIKKI WENTLING | STARS AND STRIPES Published: January 29, 2019  WASHINGTON — A federal court ruled Tuesday that Vietnam veterans who served on ships offshore during the war are eligible for benefits to treat illnesses linked to exposure to the chemical herbicide Agent Orange – a decision that has the potential to extend help to thousands of […]

The US Makes One Too Many Parties to the Spratly Spat

The US Makes One Too Many Parties to the Spratly Spat

  By Thomas L. Knapp On September 30, a US Navy destroyer, the USS Decatur, sailed within 12 miles of the Gaven and Johnson reefs in the South China Sea’s Spratly Islands. Twelve miles being the “territorial waters” limit set by the UN’s 1982 Convention on the Law of the Sea, the Decatur was met […]

Original Moving Wall to be displayed at the Ventura County Government Center in June 2018  

Original Moving Wall to be displayed at the Ventura County Government Center in June 2018   

The Vietnam Veterans of Ventura County, Inc (VVVC) is sponsoring a display of the “original Moving Wall” from June 21, 2018 through June 25, 2018 at the Ventura County Government Center lawn in Ventura. The display will be open 24 hours continuously for the duration. An Honors ceremony will be held on Saturday June 23rd […]

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Another Hanging Judge

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Another Hanging Judge

  By L. Neil Smith  A federal judge has just ruled that a recent Massachusetts ban on  “assault weapons” (undefined, as always) and on large-capacity magazines  doesn’t violate the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution  Once again, we are left to wonder,  whether U.S. District Judge William Young, who issued the ruling, is simply dim-witted, or deliberately ignorant of […]

Vietnam Veterans of Ventura County Announce College Scholarship Opportunity In honor of S/SGT James M. Ray, Prisoner of War

Vietnam Veterans of Ventura County Announce College Scholarship Opportunity In honor of S/SGT James M. Ray, Prisoner of War

The Vietnam Veterans of Ventura county is honored and humbled to again offer a scholarship. For 2018, the S/SGT James M. Ray Scholarship has been set at one $2,000 and two $1000 awards for the competitive essays scholarship named in honor of one of America’s Prisoners of War in the Vietnam Conflict. Who is eligible? Applicants must be: 1). […]

Museum of Ventura County Upcoming Events

Museum of Ventura County Upcoming Events

  The Museum of Ventura County | Events Calendar Meet Featured Artist Hiroko Yoshimoto at ArtWalk Ventura | Free Admission WHEN: Saturday, October 7, 11 a.m.–7 p.m. and Sunday, October 8, noon–5 p.m. WHERE: The Museum of Ventura County, 100 East Main Street, Ventura The Museum will be participating in one of Ventura’s signature events: the […]

The end of Declared Wars or Fight to Win

The end of Declared Wars or Fight to Win

    By Leo G. Alvarez Korea was the beginning of the US becoming involved in “Actions” rather than wars. Putting our boots on Korean soil put our military into a war that was never fought to be won, nor was land fought for to hold onto, nor were troops to remove bad governance to […]

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