In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Michael was a Green Beret, a member of the Army's elite Special Forces, and had served in the Persian Gulf War during his 28 years in the military.
- We'll talk with NATO's former supreme allied commander, as well as a former Green Beret.
- Capt. Amerine is a Green Beret with Fifth Special Forces Group.
- He will now spend four days at Fort Bragg, where he will conduct a clinic and learn about the military lifestyle of his father, a former Green Beret.
- Kerry's boat was then hit by another explosion that knocked Rassmann, an army Green Beret, into the water.
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