Images: Iraqi National Guard graduates new recruits [Image 233 of 279]
Photo by Joe Kane
Iraqi Prime Minister Ayad Alliwi presents a Walther P99 pistol to a soldier from the Iraqi National Guard 404th Battalion Oct 12 at Diwaniyah. The soldier was one of 10 being recognized for bravery during the fighting in Najaf in August. Photo by Navy Chief Journalist Joe Kane.