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U.S. to draw down troops in Germany

by Seth Johnson
Posted 7/29/20, 04:29 pm

About 6,400 American soldiers stationed in Germany will come back to the United States over the next several years, the Pentagon announced on Wednesday. Another 5,600 will transfer to other European countries. The U.S. European Command headquarters also will pull out of Stuttgart, Germany, leaving 25,000 U.S. military personnel in the country.

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Defending Biblical orthodoxy in the Lutheran church

Family | As the mainline church shifts farther left, many are leaving while some decide to stay and stand for truth
by Mary Jackson
Posted 7/10/20, 05:03 pm

Dennis Nelson spent 40 years as a Lutheran pastor. Since his retirement in 2014, he has provided support to members and congregations within the mainline Evangelical Lutheran Church of America who desire to stay true to Biblical orthodoxy. His work keeps getting harder.

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Italy revises coronavirus timeline

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 6/19/20, 01:50 pm

The virus that causes COVID-19 was present in the wastewater of two Italian cities two months before the nation declared any local transmission, the Italian National Institute of Health said in a report released on Thursday. Routine checks on sewage treatment plants uncovered the virus water samples taken on Dec. 18, 2019, from Milan and Turin. Researchers haven’t linked the samples to any confirmed cases but said the finding could help identify future outbreaks.

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