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Asia Pacific Aug 7, 2018

Australia presses North Korea on return of war dead

Australia has pressed North Korea over the remains of 43 soldiers still missing after the Korean War in a rare encounter between the two nations, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said Tuesday. Some 17,000 Australians fought as part of the United Nations multinational force defending South ...

Remains of Oklahoma Korean War soldier who died in POW camp returned

World Feb 16, 2018

Remains of Oklahoma Korean War soldier who died in POW camp returned

The remains of a U.S. soldier have been returned to his home state of Oklahoma nearly 70 years after he was taken prisoner during the Korean War. Army Sgt. 1st Class Alfred Bensinger Jr.'s remains arrived Wednesday in Oklahoma City. The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting ...