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'Do you remember me?' asks soldier as she reunites with dog she rescued in Iraq

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A soldier who rescued a dog while in Iraq is finally getting to reunite with the pet after a recent deployment.
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After upset Iraqi vote, US prepares to embrace a former foe

After upset Iraqi vote, US prepares to embrace a former foe

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WASHINGTON - After an upset election in Iraq, the U.S. is preparing to work hand in hand with the Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr and his movement. That's despite the fact that his militias fought and killed American troops who invaded Iraq 14 years ago.
Like many Iraqis, Washington was caught off guard when a coalition organized by al-Sadr took the largest share of the recent parliamentary vote. Although al-Sadr won't become prime minister, his movement will have an outsize role in building the next government.
Al-Sadr has evolved over the years and now portrays himself as a populist...
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Soldier reunited with dog she rescued in Iraq

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A U.S. soldier had an emotional reunion with her dog that she had rescued when it was a starving puppy.
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Soldier reunited with dog she rescued while deployed in Iraq

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It was a heartwarming scene when a U.S. soldier was re-united with the dog she rescued in Iraq.
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WATCH: U.S. Soldier Reunites With Stray Dog Rescued In Iraq

WATCH: U.S. Soldier Reunites With Stray Dog Rescued In Iraq

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TAMPA, FL - A U.S. Army soldier has been reunited with a stray dog her unit rescued during their deployment to the Middle East.
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Tracy McKithern is a combat photographer who was serving in Iraq in 2017. During her unit's assignment, a scratch-covered stray and its mother started sniffing around their base. “I fell in love with her immediately,” McKithern said, via military media service DVIDS. “She came up to me immediately, probably hungry, but gentle. I think she was looking for love more than anything else.”
“I think the reason we're born with two hands is so that...
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Lawmakers in one state propose giving $10 million to fund US-Mexico border wall

Lawmakers in one state propose giving $10 million to fund US-Mexico border wall

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Man accused of making threats to White House, other targets in Washington...

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