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  • Hmong community dedicates new statue to Gen. Vang Pao
  • Members of the Hmong community and dignitaries took a break from their New Year celebration Friday to dedicate a new statue to the late Gen. Vang Pao.
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  • Valley leader?s push legislation for Hmong Veterans
  • More than a year after the death of General Vang Pao new legislation could allow Hmong veterans to be buried at an American national cemetery.
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  • Fresno school named after General Vang Pao
  • The Fresno Unified School Board unanimously approved naming a new elementary school in honor of General Vang Pao.
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  • Friday marked the one year anniversary of General Vang Pao's death.
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  • Celebrations have begun several months after charges were dropped against 13 Hmong elders. They were accused of trying to overthrow the Laoation government in 2007. The celebration was for Hue Vang, just one of the 13 accused. The late General Vang Pao was among the group.
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  • A source close to the General's immediate family told us there was some division over the Arlington burial issue.
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  • Mourners will be back for the fifth day of funeral services at the Fresno Convention Center Tuesday morning to honor Hmong leader General Vang Pao.
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  • A 24-hour-a-day public viewing continues in Downtown Fresno Monday morning where people from all over the world have been gathering for General Vang Pao's funeral services.
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  • Thousands of farmers booked their preferred hotels early to avoid having to scramble for another room, but some didn't know about General Vang Pao's funeral --- forcing them to look elsewhere.
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  • The elaborate six day funeral service for General Vang Pao entered its third day Sunday in Downtown Fresno.
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  • A horse-drawn carriage holding the body of the late Gen. Vang Pao passed thousands of sobbing mourners in military uniform and traditional Hmong dress Friday, as crowds gathered in downtown Fresno to begin an elaborate, six-day funeral service.
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  • The Secretary of the Army denied the request for General Vang Pao to be buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
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  • Tens of thousands of people will head to downtown Fresno to attend the six-day funeral services for Hmong leader General Vang Pao.
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