Ambassador visits Long Knives

By Staff Sgt. Brendan StephensJanuary 13, 2009

U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker speaks with a local leader in the Muthanna Province as Col. Philip Battaglia, commander of the 4th BCT, 1st Cav. Div. and other State Department officials listen Jan. 10.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker speaks with a local leader in the Muthanna Province as Col. Philip Battaglia, commander of the 4th BCT, 1st Cav. Div. and other State Department officials listen Jan. 10. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Brendan Stephens) VIEW ORIGINAL
U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker speaks with Iraqi and American leaders during a conference at the Eastern Barracks Jan. 10.
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Col. Philip Battaglia, commander of the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, greets U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker at the Eastern Barracks Jan. 10. The ambassador made his second visit to the Long Knife Brigade's area of operations and has seen the different lifestyle Iraqis outside of Baghdad enjoy
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Col. Philip Battaglia, commander of the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, greets U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker at the Eastern Barracks Jan. 10. The ambassador made his second visit to the Long Knife Brigade's area of operations and has seen the different lifestyle Iraqis outside of Baghdad enjoy (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Brendan Stephens) VIEW ORIGINAL