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Local Marines back from Afghanistan in time for holidays

SPOKANE, Wash. - Sunday evening local marines returned home just in time for the holidays to their family and friends at the Spokane International Airport. The men and women have been serving in Afghanistan. 

We spoke with Lance Corporal David Osborn who served in southern Afghanistan for seven months in a reservist Marine Corps artillery unit. As President Obama has announced an increase in the number of troops to serve in Afghanistan, Lance Corporal Osborn says coming home at this time of year is the best type of present. 

 

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