Secretary of State Rice thanks Camp Pendleton Marines
Last updated 6/7/2007 at Noon
CAMP PENDLETON — Arriving together by Air Force jetliner at Camp Pendleton May 23, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and her counterpart from Australia, Foreign Affairs Minister Alexander Downer, addressed a contingent of approximately 50 Marines from the Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 267. Their message: “Thank you, thank you, thank you.”
Rice said she was expressing her appreciation on behalf of the President of the United States and on behalf of our grateful nation. “Americans of every political stripe stand by the armed services,” she said.
Her visit was part of a...