Siyu Yang reflects on what China's "One Belt, One Road" strategy means for India-China and US-China relations. Flip to the back of a five rupee Pakistani note and you will see red-orange cranes amid a seascape of soft, complementary blue. Show More Summary
The remains of hundreds of unaccounted-for Pearl Harbor service members will be exhumed and analyzed for identification, following a broadening of U.S. military disinterment policy announced by the Department of Defense earlier this week. Continue reading ? The post U.S. seeks to ID remains of ‘unknown’ Pearl Harbor victims appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
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The Pentagon plans to exhume the remains of 388 Americans killed in the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, in an unprecedented effort to identify troops using DNA testing.
Remains of Pearl Harbor attack victims will be exhumed in a process to identify some of the 388 unaccounted for sailors and Marines who died on December 7, 1941. This decision has come from the Pentagaon, KATC 3 News reports. The Department...Show More Summary
Reversing previous policy, the Department of Defense will exhume the unidentified remains of sailors and Marines from the battleship USS Oklahoma who were killed during the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. The remains are buriedShow More Summary
When people refer to 9/11 as the Pearl Harbor of our generation, it is specifically because the similar nature of the surprise attacks that killed thousands of American Lives. Many
The ship with 429 sailors and Marines sank Dec. 7, 1941, in the attack on Pearl Harbor; 388 remain unaccounted for. The Pentagon decision, citing scientific advances in DNA testing, marks a reversal.
The US military plans to exhume the remains of 388 Americans killed in the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, in an unprecedented bid to identify troops using DNA testing, officials said Tuesday. The effort will focus on sailors and Marines from the USS Oklahoma who could never be identified,...
The Department of Defense ordered Tuesday the posthumous examination of nearly 400 sailors and Marines assigned to the USS Oklahoma who died during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, in 1941. The unprecedented exhumation will take place to confirm identities and for analysis, the department...
It was 1942 and America was reeling from the shock of the attack on Pearl Harbor. 80 men volunteered for what all of them assumed was a suicide mission to prove to the world America would stand strong. Dubbed The … Continue reading...
HONOLULU (AP) -- The Pentagon said Tuesday it would exhume and try to identify the remains of nearly 400 sailors and Marines killed when the USS Oklahoma sank in the bombing of Pearl Harbor. The ship capsized after being hit by nine torpedoes during the Dec. Show More Summary
The Pentagon will exhume and identify remains from as many as 388 sailors and Marines who died aboard the Navy ship Oklahoma when it was hit by torpedoes during the Pearl Harbor attacks in Hawaii.
The dreaded kamikaze pilots of World War II are being remembered at Hawaii’s Pearl Harbor aboard a ship attacked by one of the Japanese suicide bombers during the Battle of Okinawa.
For decades, we have heard a lot of talk from American officials, industry experts, and others about the supposed threat of a “cyber 9/11,” “cyber Pearl Harbor,” “cyber Katrina,” or even “cyber Sandy.” In short, we have been warned repeatedly that “cyber doom” is coming. Indeed, as recently as this [...]
The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. Following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Franklin Roosevelt drafted his Dec. Show More Summary
YANGON--It was, in a sense, a reverse Pearl Harbor on the Irrawaddy River. After welcoming the Japanese army into Burma in 1942, a young Burmese general named Aung San and his ragtag national army had become disillusioned with Japanese...Show More Summary
HONOLULU (AP) -- When a Vietnam veteran briefly stopped in Hawaii on his way home from war, he vowed to return one day to honor the people who perished during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Now, with just two months to live, Joseph Hooker...Show More Summary
Lucy Coffey joined the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps. two years after Japan attacked Pearl Harbor.
A new diesel generator simulator has been delivered to Pearl Harbor naval facilities by the TechSolutions program at the Office of Naval Research (ONR), officials at ONR announced March 18.