Family, friends, and sometimes even troops themselves send I-Report salutes nearly every day to U.S. military serving their country away from home. Take a look below as family and friends share stories of the troops they love.
Thursday, December 20, 2007
Merry Christmas from Iraq
This is 3rd Platoon, Bravo Co. 3rd Brigade Support Battalion operating out of Camp Ramadi, Iraq. This is our tree, made of nets and welded metal scrap. These men and women have done an incredible job each day, working tirelessly to ensure units in al Anbar province have the supplies they need.
-- Second Lieutenant Erik Anthes, Platoon Leader
On CNN TVEvery weekday morning on Headline News' Morning Express, anchor Robin Meade and her team do a shout-out to U.S. troops by showing off photos and videos sent in by their loved ones. Tune in every hour between 6 and 10 a.m. to see the salutes on air, or click through the archives on this page.
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