25 Dec '14, 5pm

#Veterans recall #holidays spent thousands of miles from family:

World War I soldiers took a real Christmas break German tenor Walter Kirchhoff had performed at London's Covent Garden opera house in 1913, but he had never sung for a French audience. That changed dramatically during the unofficial 1914 Christmas truce on the Western Front during World War I. Behind the scenes at NORAD: Volunteers warn kids to be asleep for Santa visit Once a year, dozens of volunteers, from generals to people who live near NORAD at Peterson Air Force Base, take calls from children around the world who want to find out where Santa is. GALLERY As troop numbers fall in Afghanistan, another Christmas at war Spc. Ryan Asta was just 11 years old when American troops spent their first Christmas in Afghanistan. Thirteen years later, it was Asta’s turn to ring in the holiday at the Kabul headquarters of the U.S.-led International Security Assistance Force. USS Pe...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/veterans/veterans-recall-holi...

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