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3:00 PM
- 4:30 PM
Report Back From Pakistan
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 @ First Presbyterian Church
310 Fifth St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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Leah Bolger,national president of Veterans for Peace, retired after 20 years in US Navy with rank of Commander. She will address the subject of Drone Warfare. In October, 2012, she accompanied 30 others from the US to Pakistan, where they met with family members of drone strike victims and with public officials and activists. The group received much attention from the Pakistani media. The group walked to near the border of South Waziristan, accompanied by thousands of Pakistanis. The group returned to the US with documentation and first-person accounts of being on the receiving end of drone warfare.

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