PUBLISHED: 4:07 PM on Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Photo: Holiday gift giving in Iraq
Alaska Army National Guard Col. Mike Bridges helps deliver donated laptop computers to Iraqi school children as part of a new program that aims to give one computer to each child there. Bridges is the deputy team leader of Embedded Provincial Reconstruction Team Baghdad 5 at Taji and Abu Ghraib, Iraq. During his one-year deployment, the team's mission is to assist and facilitate improvements and self-sufficiency in Iraq.