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
'A simple way to salute the troops'


A Christmas tree decorated in a simple way to salute the troops. I wish all of us in USA do something like that.

Hello Robin, My family and I trying to salute/appreciate the troops our way by decorating our Christmas tree the way you see it in the pictures. We would like to tell our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan through your program that we thank all of them for protecting us and we know that they are wining. Also, we wish them all a safe return and a merry Christmas and a happy new year.

-- Moheb Iskander of Kenner, Louisiana
On CNN TV
Every 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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