Iraqi Liberation Day


Today, April 9, is Iraqi Liberation Day. It’s the day the Saddam statue fell, signaling to the Iraqis that they would no longer live in fear of Saddam Hussein’s oppressive, murderous regime.

Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad and General George Casey released a statement.

Families United for Our Troops and Their Mission is commemorating Iraqi Liberation Week, April 9 – 15.

Captain’s Quarters has a guest post from Merrilee Carson, a Gold Star Mother, who writes about her son Michael who died while serving in Iraq.

Gateway Pundit writes about Iraqis marching for unity in their country.

Sister Toldjah has a moving tribute to Dustin Derga, a fallen marine who was proud to serve his country, from his father.

The Officers’ Club honors Iraqi Liberation Day with this picture.

Michelle Malkin has a roundup of other bloggers who are also commemorating today.

Update: Joe of Joe’s Dartblog sent me his pictoral contribution to Iraqi Liberation Day.

Massive Immigrant Protest Scheduled for Monday
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