Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park

Military veterans with the groups Iraq Veterans Against The War and Vietnam Veterans Against The War hold a Memorial Day ceremony to call for an immediate end to the war in Afghanistan. (Credit: CBS)

Veterans Who Threw Away Medals At NATO Summit Mark Memorial Day

CHICAGO (CBS) — Veterans who returned their medals to NATO just over a week ago gathered at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at on the Chicago River on Monday, to talk about their feelings on Memorial […]

CBS Chicago–05/28/2012

Army National Guard veteran Aaron Hughes shows off his Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal and Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, which he plans to return during a protest rally at the start of the NATO Summit in Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Veterans Announce Plans To Give Back Medals During NATO Protest

A handful of soldiers gathered Thursday morning at Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park on the Chicago River, to announce their opposition to NATO, and announce that they’re giving back their service medals on Sunday, at the start of the NATO summit.

CBS 2–05/17/2012