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Roe Statement on Tragedy in Afghanistan

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Washington, August 6, 2011 | comments

WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Congressman Phil Roe, M.D. (TN-01) issued the following statement regarding the crash of a U.S. military aircraft in Afghanistan:

“I offer my deepest condolences and prayers to the families of the heroic Americans who died serving our country in the attack.  These courageous men and women devoted their lives to defending our freedom, and it is reminder of the great sacrifice they and their families have made for our nation.  We honor their sacrifice and commemorate the men and women who have died in military service to their country.”


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