FILE - A U.S. soldier walks atop his armored vehicle at sunset as he prepares for a nighttime military exercise in the Kuwaiti desert south of the Iraqi border on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2002. Combat appears to have little or no influence on suicide rates among U.S. troops and veterans, according to a military study that challenges the conventional thinking about war’s effects on the psyche published Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013 in the Journal of the American Medical Association. (AP Photo/Anja…
In Washington, the lobbying ‘swamp’ isn’t drained so much as it’s clogged - The Boston Globe
Lobbyists, as well as those who study their activity, caution that the drop-off in lobbying activity is probably not because President Trump is successfully eliminating special-interest influences on government.
Tank Masks, like this one, were worn by British crews in tanks during the First World War. The leather mask is shaped to fit around the eyes and nose and the chain mail was used to protect against splinters from explosions as the tank came under fire,
Britain continued its technical dominance of tank design, particually with the Vickers Tank, which was the basis for the Polish the Soviet a major influence on the Italian M-l and series, and the Czeck