Iraq and Afghanistan memorial to mark 25 years of war

Toby Melville/PA

 

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Hazel Speed

When one walks through Central London it is peppered here or there with one type of monument or another; statues of the famous of former centuries, then of more modern times.

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Aberfan: Sir Karl Jenkins’ choral memorial to disaster

David Hurn

 

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Hazel Speed

The heading of this article itself, together with link for full information seems in one way all the due reverence required to remember such a tragedy of lives lost and ongoing sincere sympathy to all the families involved.

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The Long Tan commemoration: A manufactured controversy

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Rupen Savoulian

In August 2016, Australian government officials and the corporate media denounced a decision by the Vietnamese authorities to downgrade the scale of the fiftieth anniversary commemorations of the Battle of Long Tan.

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