American Veteran: Keep It Close

The Unbreakable Bond Between a Combat Veteran and His Puppy

09/07/2021 | 6m 56s  | Video has closed captioning.

When U.S. Air Force Staff Sergeant Amjad “A.J.” Kirrish deployed to Syria, he didn’t expect to fall in love — let alone with an orphaned puppy. “Harley” and A.J. quickly bonded, and she became a source of comfort and stability for A.J. As his deployment wrapped up, A.J. began making plans to bring Harley back home to the U.S. with him. What came next proved to be a harrowing journey…

Aired: 09/07/21

Rating: NR


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