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Finally, at the very least, the Administration and Congress should restore the previous level of $800 million in development assistance to Africa in the FY2001 budget. These organizations combined to form the Guatemalan National Revolutionary Unity (URNG) in1982. S. advisers managed the war down to the company level, and trained ten air‐mobile “hunter‐killer” battalions to seek out the elusive FMLN units. The 40,000,000–50,000,000 deaths incurred in World War II make it the bloodiest conflict, as well as the largest war, in history.

Pages: 252

Publisher: Little, Brown; 1st edition (1974)

ISBN: 0316736716

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The world decision

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Fricourt-Mametz: Somme (Battleground Europe)

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Remembering Tommy: The British Soldier in the First World War

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