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LINGUIST List 16.1772

Mon Jun 06 2005

Media: LA Times: 'Combat Linguists' Battle on Two Fronts

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        1.    Karen Chung, LA Times: 'Combat Linguists' Battle on Two Fronts

Message 1: LA Times: 'Combat Linguists' Battle on Two Fronts
Date: 06-Jun-2005
From: Karen Chung <karchungntu.edu.tw>
Subject: LA Times: 'Combat Linguists' Battle on Two Fronts

The Los Angeles Times
June 5, 2005


'Combat Linguists' Battle on Two Fronts

Interpreters, some U.S. citizens, face not just Iraqi insurgents but suspicious GIs as well.

By John M. Glionna and Ashraf Khalil, Times Staff Writers

BAGHDAD ¡X Tarik, a newly minted U.S. Army private first class, recalls his first challenge in Iraq: convincing fellow GIs he wasn't a terrorist.

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Karen Chung

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