No repeat of Korean War’s casualties

first_imgCategories: Letters to the Editor, Opinion A perusal of statistics on the internet reminds us that 54,260 Americans lost their lives in the Korean War. In addition, 415,000 South Koreans were killed and 429,000 were wounded.According to this source, 1.5 million North Korean and Chinese people lost their lives. Why would anyone with an ounce of sense and any sympathy at all for their fellow human beings want to behave in a way that would bring about another catastrophe of this magnitude?FRANCIS R. TAORMINASchenectadyMore from The Daily Gazette:Motorcyclist injured in Thursday afternoon Schenectady crashSchenectady, Saratoga casinos say reopening has gone well; revenue down 30%Schenectady department heads: Budget cutbacks would further stress already-stretched departmentsTroopers: Schenectady pair possessed heroin, crack cocaine in Orange County Thruway stopEDITORIAL: Find a way to get family members into nursing homeslast_img read more

CHILD TREATED FOR HEAD AND BACK INJURIES AFTER PORTSALON FALL

first_imgA YOUNG boy had to be rushed to hospital in Derry for treatment after a fall in Portsalon.The Sligo Coast Guard R118 chopper was despatched to the casualty during the weekend incident around 11pm on Saturday night.However the helicopter was then diverted to the island of Inishturk where a man had suffered a heart attack. The Portsalon casualty was subsequently transferred to Altnagelvin by road.The R118 helicopter was later called back to north Donegal at 2.10am on Sunday to pick up a stroke victim.The man was airlifted to Sligo Regional Hospital for treatment.  CHILD TREATED FOR HEAD AND BACK INJURIES AFTER PORTSALON FALL was last modified: August 12th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:CHILD TREATED FOR HEAD AND BACK INJURIES AFTER DONEGAL BEACH FALLlast_img read more