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Remembering the fallen in Afghanistan
Mike Spann was the first American killed in the war in Afghanistan.
May 4th, 2011
08:50 PM ET

Remembering the fallen in Afghanistan

Editor's note: Join us tonight on AC360° as we remember the Americans who have been killed in the war in Afghanistan

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  1. David

    I just have to give all the respect to the US Military that carried out every stage of the fight against Osama Bin Laden. I honestly believe the USA should have killed when we first was 3click's from him at the start of the entire war. I am a vet. I have traveled to different countries fighting for our freedom. Since the USA has killed Osama, in my heart I feel we deserve to see the photos of Osama. Everyone ask yourself a question: HOw many times have we seen US Soldiers and civilians on live TV? How about the gentleman that had his head cut off with a sword? To many Soldiers have given their lives and have fought for our freedoms and we dont have a right to see the Osama Bin Laden photos? That is a smack in the face to US citizens.

    May 4, 2011 at 11:17 pm |
  2. Barbara - Destin, FL

    Thank you Anderson for telling the story of Sr. Airman Jason Cunningham. He is very important to our family as he rescued my husband from a HC130 crash in Afghanistan on 13 Feb. 2002. We remember him and celebrate his life almost 10 years later. Even now it brings me to tears that such a wonderful, young, hero was lost. God bless you, God bless Jason, God bless America.

    May 4, 2011 at 11:06 pm |