Gates Lifts Dover Ban

Defense Secretary Robert Gates has lifted the Pentagon's ban on media coverage of the flag-draped caskets of America's war dead returning to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, leaving it up to each family to decide whether it wants media coverage. If family members agree to grant media access, the military will suggest guidelines for how much coverage to allow. This will be similar to the policy in place at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia regarding media coverage. "We should not...Full Story
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