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Obama presents Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL

Monday, February 29, 2016 - 01:47

A U.S. Navy SEAL is awarded the Medal of Honor for his role in rescuing an American civilian who was held hostage by Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) A U.S. Navy SEAL received the Medal of Honor for his role in rescuing an American civilian who was held hostage by Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan in 2012. President Barack Obama awarded the medal to Edward Byers during a ceremony at the White House. Byers is the 11th living U.S. service members to be awarded the Medal of Honor.

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Obama presents Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL

Monday, February 29, 2016 - 01:47