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The Pentagon today lifted its ban on media coverage of coffins of war dead as they arrive at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, according to a senior U.S. defense official with direct knowledge of the decision. The coverage must be approved by families. Defense Secretary Robert Gates is to announce the policy change at a news conference at 2 p.m. ET, the senior official said. developing story
Originally posted by xbranscombex
I can see the Pros and Cons of such an act...
Same with keeping it in effect.
People are not "fully aware" that American and NATO forces are at WAR with the Terrorism...
This is change of tone.
[edit on 26-2-2009 by xbranscombex]
...The coverage must be approved by families...