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Ronald Reagan’s guards didn’t know he had been shot


March 12th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): A newly released Secret Service audiotape concerning the attempted assassination of late Ronald Reagan in 1981, has revealed that his guards were not aware he had been shot. ... Read more...

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Zardari likely to visit Washington for Holbrooke’s Jan 12 memorial service


January 1st, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 1(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is likely to make a two-day visit to Washington in January to pay his last respects to Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, who died on ... Read more...

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Holbrooke’s last words were about stopping the Afghan war


December 15th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 15 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's former Special Envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan Richard C. Holbrooke's final thoughts were apparently about the war in Afghanistan and a desire to ... Read more...

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Veteran US Diplomat Richard Holbrooke Passes Away At 69


December 14th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Top ranking American diplomat Richard Holbrooke breathed his last at George Washington University Hospital in Washington on Monday. The former Special Representative of President Barack Obama's ... Read more...

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Holbrooke’s death leaves major void in Obama’s Afghan strategy


December 14th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): A major void has been created in U.S. President Barack Obama's strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan with the death of his Special Envoy for these two countries, ... Read more...

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US diplomat Richard Holbrooke dies at 69


December 14th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): Richard C. Holbrooke, the Obama administration's special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan since 2009, died on Monday evening in Washington at the age of 69.According to ... Read more...

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‘Larger than life’: U.S. Ambassador Richard Holbrooke dead at 69


December 14th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, the president's special envoy for Afghanistan and Pakistan, died at a hospital in Washington, D.C. on Monday. He was 69.Holbrooke was rushed to ... Read more...

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US trouble shooter Richard Holbrooke is dead (Third Lead)


December 14th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) Richard C. Holbrooke America's high profile diplomatic trouble shooter and Obama administration's point man in the war torn Afghan-Pakistani region has died ... Read more...

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Zardari sends over flowers, get well message to critically ill Holbrooke


December 13th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.13 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is reported to have telephoned Mrs. Richard Holbrooke on Sunday night and inquired about the health of her husband, who is US President ... Read more...

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Richard Holbrooke In Critical Condition After Heart Surgery


December 12th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama Administration's Special Representative Richard Holbrooke is in critical condition after his surgery, State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley said in his statement. The 69-year-old ... Read more...

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Pakistan praying for Holbrooke’s recovery: Qureshi


December 12th, 2010 - 10:55 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.12 (ANI): Pakistan on Saturday described U.S.President Barack Obama's Special Envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard C. Holbrooke as a great friend of the country, and hoped that he would ... Read more...

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Obama describes Holbrooke as ‘towering figure’, prays for him


December 12th, 2010 - 10:34 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday described his Special Envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard C. Holbrooke, as "a towering figure in American foreign policy" and said ... Read more...

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Key Obama aide Holbrooke critical after aorta surgery


December 12th, 2010 - 1:52 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.11. (ANI): U.S.President Barack Obama's Special Envoy for Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard C. Holbrooke, was said to be in critical condition on Saturday after undergoing aortic surgery at the George ... Read more...

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U.S. Ambassador Holbrooke in critical condition following surgery


December 11th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Ambassador Richard Holbrooke is in a critical condition after having surgery on Saturday, the U.S. State Department said.Holbrooke was admitted to George Washington University Hospital in ... Read more...

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Ex-US Vice-President Dick Cheney has pump placed in heart


July 15th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15(ANI): Former US Vice President Dick Cheney has revealed that he has undergone surgery to install a small pump in his heart to combat coronary artery disease.Former President George ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Is Now Feeling Better: Liz Cheney


June 28th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The last weekend was very bad for the former US Vice President Dick Cheney as he had to be hospitalized following the flaring ... Read more...

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Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney Hospitalized


June 26th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney was on Friday admitted to the George Washington University hospital for some tests after he visited a doctor ... Read more...

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Gunman shoots two Pentagon police officers in Washington


March 5th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 5 (ANI): A 36-year-old gunman injured two Pentagon police officers while trying to enter the complex on Thursday evening. He was shot and taken into custody.While the motive for the ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Survives Fifth Heart Attack


February 24th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Washington Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what can only be called a miracle, former Vice President Dick Cheney has survived his fifth heart attack. Cheney, who is 69 years old,had ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney suffers his 5th heart attack


February 24th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former Vice President Dick Cheney has suffered a mild heart attack. This is his 5th heart attack, in the last 3 decades. His office confirmed ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Heart Attack Rated Mild By Doctors


February 24th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan BhaduriWashington, Feb 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A few days back, Former US vice president Dick Cheney had to be hospitalized after he felt pain in his chest. He was rushed to ... Read more...

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Cheney suffered mild heart attack


February 24th, 2010 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (DPA) Former US vice president Dick Cheney suffered a mild heart attack when he was hospitalised Monday after feeling chest pains, a statement released by his office said. A ... Read more...

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Former U.S. VP Cheney hospitalized after minor heart attack


February 24th, 2010 - 2:11 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. Vice President Cheney was hospitalized on Monday after experiencing a minor heart attack, a spokesperson said.NBC News reported on Monday that doctors at ... Read more...

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Bob Dole Hospitalized, As Was Dick Cheney


February 23rd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Washington Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bob Dole is recuperating in the Walter Reed Army Medical Center according to spokesman, Michael Marshall. Dole, who is 86 years old, is undergoing treatment ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney In Hospital For Chest Pains


February 23rd, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Feb 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent development that has created a stir in the US political circle, Dick Cheney, the former US Vice-President has been admitted to hospital ... Read more...

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Report: Former U.S. VP Cheney hospitalized


February 23rd, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. Vice President Cheney has been hospitalized after experiencing chest pains, NBC News reported on Monday.NBC News reported that doctors at George Washington University Hospital ... Read more...

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Former US vice president Cheney in hospital with chest pain


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (DPA) Former vice president Dick Cheney, 69, suffered chest pain and was hospitalised Monday, his office said. "His doctors are evaluating the situation, and he is resting comfortably," the ... Read more...

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Clinton expected to make full recovery without lasting damage to her arm


June 20th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton who underwent two hours of surgery on her broken right elbow, is expected to make a full recovery "without lasting damage ... Read more...

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Clinton undergoes successful surgery on elbow


June 20th, 2009 - 2:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (DPA) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton underwent successful surgery on her elbow Friday and will be resting at home with family for the weekend before returning to her ... Read more...

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Clinton to undergo surgery for elbow fracture


June 19th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 19 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will undergo surgery for her fractured right elbow, the State Department said. Clinton, 61, was taken to George Washington University Hospital, where doctors determined ... Read more...

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Clinton fractures elbow, will undergo surgery


June 18th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18(ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who is scheduled to visit India next month, fractured her right elbow during in a fall Wednesday.Cheryl Mills, her chief of staff, said ... Read more...

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Clinton fractures elbow in fall


June 18th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has fractured her right elbow in a fall, BBC reported Thursday. Clinton had been on her way to the White House when ... Read more...

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88-year-old White supremacist kills Holocaust Museum guard


June 11th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A 88-year-old White supremacist walked into the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum with his rifle and shot a security guard before shooting himself on Wednesday.Law enforcement officials identified ... Read more...

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Holocaust Museum security guard Stephen Johns dead


June 11th, 2009 - 3:52 am ICT by John Le Fevre
US Holocaust Memorial Museum security guard Stephen Tyrone Johns has died after being shot by 88-year-old Maryland man James W von Brunn earlier today.Von Brunn, who authorities say is a known white ... Read more...

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Who are white supremacists?


June 11th, 2009 - 3:46 am ICT by John Le Fevre
The 88-year-old white supremacist from Maryland responsible for today’s shooting at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial earlier today, James von Brunn, is a known white supremacist according to authorities.A spokesman for the US ... Read more...

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