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National Guard soldiers return home from deployment to Middle East

Posted at 7:18 PM, Jan 17, 2020

More than 70 soldiers with the Louisiana National Guard arrived home today after deployment to the Middle East.

Soldiers with the 225th Engineer Brigade arrived in Alexandria this afternoon.

The Louisiana National Guard posted photos of the homecoming, showing emotional reactions from families. One young girl held a sign that read, "Welcome home, daddy!"

View all photos on the Facebook post below, which reads, "There's no feeling quite like coming home. Welcome back..."