Obama goes to receive the bodies of 30 soldiers killed in Afganistn
The U.S. president, Barack Obama, today participated in the welcoming ceremony at the base area of aaDover (Delaware) of the bodies of 30 soldiers being killed on Saturdays Afganistn shot down a helicopter in and met with some of his relatives.
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On arrival at Dover, the president, whose displacement is not openly put bean announced for security reasons, was escorted to the two planes, where private paid tribute to the deceased.
There follows, according to informed members of the presidential entourage, met informally with family and companions of soldiers killed in a building on base.
Segna sources, Obama, accompanied by Secretary of Dnse, Leon Panetta, and Chief of Staff, Admiral Mike Mullen, among others, offered its condolences and deepest appreciation for the service and sacrifice of their relatives.
Obama was going to participate in a ceremony today to announce new consumer standard for heavy vehicles in Springfield, Virginia, but their attendance is canceled so, buy runescape gold, he could go to Dover.
The ceremony at the base area was strictly closed to the media of communication.
"Because the remains were not identified at this time estn, estn no immediate family in position to give permission for access to the transfer means," he said in a statement Pentgono spokeswoman Jane Campbell .
The bodies arrived today correspond to, cheap runescape gold, 22 members of the Special Operations Command of the Navy (SEALS), the 3 Controllers Force Areas and 5 helicptero crew of "Chinook" who died on Saturdays, when the apparatus was demolished by the Taliban.
In addition to these seven Afghan soldiers were killed and a shell civilians.
The incident, according to the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), which has caused more deaths of U.S. soldiers in a single action by the Auxiliary Bishops in Afganistn.
The Pentgono he has not yet released the names of the deceased, since the state in which the remains were left after the incident has led to its identification.
After arriving at the base, the military forensic IDENTIFICATION procederna his by DNA tests, fingerprints and dental records, explains the head of external relations at Dover, Van Williams.
Segna U.S. media, the 22 SEALs killed were part of Team 6, an elite group from which the command that killed the Elder of the terrorist network Al Qaeda, Osama Bin Laden, on May 1 in Pakistan.
The Pentgono has stated that the members of this command are not among the casualties in Afganistn.