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This Week: In Memoriam

(h/t David E at VideoCafe) This Week with Christiane Amanpour marks the passings of saxophonist Clarence Clemons, human rights advocate Yelena Bonner, supermarket executive Alan Haberman. In addition, the Pentagon has released the names of

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This Week with Christiane Amanpour marks the passings of saxophonist Clarence Clemons, human rights advocate Yelena Bonner, supermarket executive Alan Haberman. In addition, the Pentagon has released the names of eleven service members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan.

US Army CPT Michael W Newton, 30, Newport News VA
US Marines LCpl Joshua B McDaniels, 21, Dublin, OH
US Marines LCpl Sean M N O’Connor, 22, Douglas, WY
US Marines LCpl Jason D Hill, 20, Poway, CA
US Army SSG Nicholas P Bellard, 26, El Paso, TX
US Army SGT Glenn M Sewell, 23, Live Oak, TX
US Army SSG Jeremy A Katzenberger, 26, Weatherby Lake, MO
US Army PFC Eric D Soufrine, 20, Woodbridge, CT
US Army PVT Ryan J Larson, 19, Friendship, WI
US Marines Sgt Mark A Bradley, 25, Cuba, NY
US Army SPC Marcos A Cintron, 32, Orlando, FL

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Iraq is 4.781; in Afghanistan, 2,534, of whom, 156 are Canadian. During this same period, 84 Iraqi civilians were killed.

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