Al Babas consists of more than 700 multi-story castles, half of which
were already sold by 2019. After a series of unfortunate world events,
Turkey’s economy dried up, leaving the sweeping village’s fate
Captain Danjou’s articulated wooden hand
Air Force Academy grads revolt against superintendent’s ‘both sides’ position on violent extremism
“In late March, the U.S. Air Force Academy held its Department of Defense-mandated extremism stand-down training to examine and to eradicate extremism and white supremacy within the ranks. Superintendent Lt. Gen. Richard Clarke spoke of extreme ideologies on “both sides,” rather than confronting the unique flavor of the extremism threat on display Jan. 6 at the U.S. Capitol,“ the group, led by Esteban Castellanos, wrote.
Warrant Officer (later Major) Hugh Thompson Jr. of the
23rd Infantry Division. Thompson saved the lives of dozens of Vietnamese civilians during the My Lair Massacre, when he put his OH-23 helicopter between the civilians and soldiers of the 20th Infantry Regiment.
Thompson was awarded the Soldier’s Medal in 1998 for his
Twenty-six of some 160 soldiers were charged with criminal offenses after My Lai, but only Lieutenant William Calley Jr., a platoon leader in C Company, was convicted. Found guilty of killing 22 villagers, he was originally given a life sentence, but served only three-and-a-half years under house arrest. He is still alive today.