American Soldiers Share What It's Like to Be Away From Home on Christmas

U.S. Army troops in Liberia get personal on how it feels to be so far away from home during the holidays.
1:48 | 12/26/14

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Yeah yeah. Grant. And so oh and I. Right now. Very very. He's really did Christmas present. It's of people Liberia there's hope that they didn't have set a year earlier this. Her they're really happier. This is about the third Christmas spent away from my and my family but it feels good to be serving our country and helping the people of West Africa. Especially Liberia fight the evil occurrences here. I miss home. I know what I'm doing here is very important. So. My wife keeps telling me that says he missed mean what I'm doing here is more important than. Than to be home not helping so. It's it's reassuring to know that good things are happening while I'm here. I think Christmas in the big yet. Yeah it it hurts that's any income and I'm it almost. Yes yes that there what it just strikes that the notion but. Oh Pittsburgh greater Pitt and I deeply that itself. It's what it up art it at home and never had a crystal in. Okay. Okay. Okay.

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