By Robert S. Miller
Tens of hundreds of thousands of America's WWII, Korean clash, and Vietnam conflict army servicemen ended up as hostages secretly hijacked into the USSR. this day this regrettable saga remains to be one in all America's so much heavily guarded secrets and techniques. As WWII ended Stalin captured all of Germany's jap components within which tens of millions of captured American POWs have been then being detained by means of Hitler's militia. Stalin secretly held them as hostages and denied any wisdom of them because the chilly warfare all started. Their prestige unknown, Washington ultimately declared them useless while actually they have been nonetheless alive in captivity. hundreds of thousands extra have been misplaced an identical method while the Korean battle ended: China and the USSR secretly exploited those hostages for intelligence reasons after which additionally disposed of them. Vietnam observed nonetheless extra held again by way of Hanoi after that clash ended, for a similar purposes back. this day those deserted sons, some of whom should be alive in captivity as you learn this, are one among Washington's so much heavily guarded secrets and techniques. now could be time to reveal this mystery and finish this unlucky chilly conflict saga.
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