(h/t David of VideoCafe) This Week with Christiane Amanpour notes the passings of gospel singer Albertina Walker, Korean defector Hwang Jang Yop, singer Solomon Burke. In addition, the Pentagon released the names of twelve service members
October 10, 2010

(h/t David of VideoCafe)

This Week with Christiane Amanpour notes the passings of gospel singer Albertina Walker, Korean defector Hwang Jang Yop, singer Solomon Burke. In addition, the Pentagon released the names of twelve service members killed in Afghanistan.

US Army SSG Willie J Harley, Jr, 48, Aiken, SC
US Army SPC Luther W Rabon, Jr, 32, Lexington, SC
US Marines SGT Anthony D Matteoni, 22, Union City, MI
US Army SFC Lance H Vogeler, 29, Frederick, MD
US Army SPC Joseph T Prentler, 20, Fenwick, MI
US Army SGT Brian J Pedro, 27, Rosamond, CA
US Air Force SrA Daniel J Johnson, 23, Schiller Park, IL
US Army PFC Cody A Board, 19, McKinney, TX
US Army SGT Karl A Campbell, 34, Chiefland, FL
US Army PFC Ryane G Clark, 22, New London, MN
US Marines LCpl Scott A Lynch 22, Greenwood Lake, NY
US Marines Cpl Stephen C Sockalosky, 21, Cordele, GA

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Iraq stands at 4,743; in Afghanistan, 2,144. During this same period, Iraq Body Count lists 52 Iraqi civilians killed.

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

Discussion

We are currently migrating to Disqus

On May 14, 2022, we started migrating our comments from Insticator back to Disqus. During this transition period, some posts will have Insticator and some Disqus. For more information on the transition, as well as information regarding old C&L accounts, please see this post.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.