Politics & Government

July 27, 2010

Vietnam legacy: Bill would let Hmong vets' be buried in national cemeteries

Hmong veterans, who fought alongside the CIA and U.S. Special Forces during the Vietnam War, have long sought to gain access to national cemeteries. Now, more than 30 years after participating in a covert operation in the mountains of Laos, the Hmong likely will be honored by Congress and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for their service.

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