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Governor Mary Fallin Announces Trip to Middle East to Visit Troops

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Governor Mary Fallin announced Monday she will travel this week to the Middle East to visit with American troops.

In a statement the Governor said she is looking forward to spending time with the men and women overseas.

“I am always impressed and inspired by our men and women in uniform. The risks they take and the sacrifices they make are unfathomable to most of us. Yet they remain committed to the mission command, and motivated to fight for our nation’s freedom," reads a statement. "My deepest gratitude to their families nd loved ones for their sacrifices, and to the businesses for whom these National Guard members work. Your support and encouragement is critical to both the success of this mission and these men and women."

Specific travel details have not been released. 

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