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From the U.S. Dept. of Defense via

Remember the sacrifice of the one U.S. soldier, whose life was lost in Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan, March 29 to April 4: 

James Chaffin 27.

Remember their families and the civilians lost in violence around the world.

From the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, the Chicago Police Dept., and the Chicago Breaking News Center, by way of Chicago Tribune's RedEye, Thursday edition:

In the city of Chicago, the following people were killed by violence, March 26-April 1:  

Anthony Morris, 27; Marc Campbell, 20; Jareen Jackson, 22; Valentino Taylor, 26; Omar Maslat, 57

Please keep their families and others touched by violence in your thoughts and prayers.   

The following list from the detention center is sent by the Interfaith Committee for Detained Immigrants:

Remember the 55 immigrant detainees at the McHenry County Jail as of April 1.They are from Benin, Brazil, Cambodia, Cuba, Ecuador, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Liberia, Mexico, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Somalia, and Viet Nam. May the outcomes be positive for all of the detainees and their families.           

Submitted each week by Mary Marling, Elizabeth Scanlon, and Kathleen Clark of the Unity Temple Unitarian/Universalist congregation where the names are read aloud at Sunday services.

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