Soldiers Help Iraqi Boy Get Surgery
Photo Credit: Air Force Staff Sgt. Shawn Weismiller
Ahaip Najim and his mother greet Arabic media representatives at their home in Hollandia June 2 before the boy’s trip to al Sadr Hospital in Najaf for a life-changing surgery. Soldiers from the 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Regiment, worked with Iraq’s Ministry of Health to coordinate the surgery and provided transportation on U.S. Army helicopters to Najaf.
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