TITLE

Poignant protest against the deportation of a war resister

PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
CCPA Monitor;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on Kimberly Rivera, former U.S. Army Private First Class who was sentenced to military prison for showing her objection to the Iraq war while staying in Canada.
ACCESSION #
89243700

 

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