US Forces on Frontlines of Ebola Pause for Thanksgiving

U.S. troops stationed in Liberia take a break from their mission to celebrate the holiday with turkey and the trimmings.
2:35 | 11/28/14

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Can India. Stopping a boy US joint forces outposts. Major general Gary Gillespie saying thank you to the more than Tony 500 US troops stationed here as part of operation united assistant. Your vote on the line here. You lot of dirt. Adopted him and this day at least the focus is not on fighting mental health is all about celebrate arguably the most American of holidays. Thanksgiving. And the greetings and conditions that. You are. I don't know her. Plenty of helpings of like hearing handshake sometimes basically pumping elephants it's fun until. It's not where he's at home states in football. Game got him or. Yeah him. Treat sick time off from little people with teammates units in training health care workers to play games on the tailgate he gave that. To the mustn't be votes cast. Into Eagles getting here. I'm. Then there was the huge Turkey and trimmings of course you guys are good at all. And 600 New York led by state spending from the states and eggs Benedict. And I know it. There's never been giving me the soldier stationed here are far away from their families. City received letters from Americans financial. While some got teary others were asked. You are a hero to me and this Thanksgiving I am so very great for you. We can do it. Above all this day was about giving thanks for the armed forces men and women many economists thank you on literally. There can be hyperion. Its books. And I think it important mission on the importance and there. Hell yeah I might soon drive that I would never see them otherwise today and so I just want them down wherever they are. Whatever job they're doing we're you know really know they're out there we're gonna recognized their great great service. Not only their nation but for this mission that is really really him or. Blatt the one barks all art. Preparing. The mail for humans don't want. ABC news the sister and it's a pain in the neck in Iberia. Mom or.

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