Lieutenant from Iraq calls United States home

Cournoyer, Tammy
December 2003
Airman;Dec2003, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p8
Reports on an Air Force lieutenant known only as Mohammed who is an Arabic linguist deployed in U.S. Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba as part of Joint Task Force Guantanamo. Personal background of Mohammed; Beliefs of Mohammed on the challenges of rebuilding a new and free Iraq; Reactions of Mohammed to working so close to men accused of supporting terrorism.


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