Winning Hearts and Minds
Photo Credit: Sgt. Mary S. Katzenberger
An Iraqi boy (center)-caught up in the excitement of the moment-shows off his handstand skills Sept. 13 after receiving a soccer ball from Pfc. Dominick Skompski, an armor crewman with Company D, 3rd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 1st Advise and Assist Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division United States Division - Center. The soccer balls were donated by Americans through the Winning Hearts and Minds Project, created by Skompski's father, Joe D'Alessandro, president of the Cohansey Soccer Club in Upper Deerfield Township, N.J.
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