Thanksgiving in Mosul: US Troops Enjoy Turkey Near ISIS Stronghold
Just south of Mosul, U.S. troops deployed in Iraq came together to celebrate Thanksgiving with turkey and trimmings today, according to Reuters.
Some of the American soldiers working to free the city that has become an ISIS stronghold also took time today to talk about things they were thankful for.
“I want to tell my family, you know, to be thankful that all these people out here, just be thankful for being alive, that’s all,” Joe Hamilton, a U.S. Marine at the Qayyara West Airfield Base, told Reuters today. – READ MORE