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Non-Citizen Soldiers

From: Marty Goldensohn
Length: 29:00

News and features on the War in Iraq
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Non-Citizen Soldiers
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Marty Goldensohn

Flag_small There are thousands of soldiers in the US military who are risking their lives for a country where they can't even vote. This week on War News Radio, we hear from two of the 37,000 non-citizen soldiers serving the US. And we revisit the issue of recruitment in the Iraqi military. Finally, an Iraqi couple tells us how the war has changed Iraq's singles scene and how the Internet has helped them stay connected. These stories, plus the week's news, from War News Radio.

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There are thousands of soldiers in the US military who are risking their lives for a country where they can't even vote. This week on War News Radio, we hear from two of the 37,000 non-citizen soldiers serving the US. And we revisit the issue of recruitment in the Iraqi military. Finally, an Iraqi couple tells us how the war has changed Iraq's singles scene and how the Internet has helped them stay connected. These stories, plus the week's news, from War News Radio.

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