10th anniversary remembrance of the Khobar Towers bombing on Sunday, June 25, at Arlington National Cemetery

Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary
Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary

U.S. Air Force Honor Guard member Senior Airman Jarvis Warthen carries the ceremonial wreath to be placed at the headstones of Master Sgt. Michael George Heiser and Airman 1st Class Brian McVeigh during the remembrance ceremony of the Khobar Towers bombing on Sunday, June 25, at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Family members and friends of the 19 Airmen killed in the terrorist bombing at Dhahran Air Base, Saudi Arabia, on June 25, 1996, gathered for the ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cohen A. Young)

 

Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary
Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary

Lt. Gen. Stephen G. Wood speaks at the 10th anniversary remembrance of the Khobar Towers bombing on Sunday, June 25, at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Nineteen Airmen were killed in the terrorist bombing at Dhahran Air Base, Saudi Arabia. General Wood is deputy chief of staff for strategic plans and programs at headquarters Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cohen A. Young)
 
Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary
Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary

Jenny Haun is comforted by her son, Rafael Haun, during the 10th anniversary remembrance ceremony of the Khobar Towers bombing on Sunday, June 25, at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Her husband, Capt. Leeland Haun, was one of 19 Airmen killed in the terrorist bombing at Dhahran Air Base, Saudi Arabia, on June 25, 1996. Family members and friends of those lost gathered for the remembrance ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cohen A. Young)
Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary
Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary

Rafael Haun, the son of Capt. Leeland Timothy Haun, is presented the Gold Medal of Remembrance by Lt. Gen. Stephen G. Wood on Sunday, June 25, at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Captain Haun was one of 19 Airmen who died in the terrorist bombing of Khobar Towers at Dhahran Air Base, Saudi Arabia, on June 25, 1996. Family members and friends of the Airmen lost in the Khobar Towers bombing gathered for a remembrance ceremony. General Wood is the Air Force deputy chief of staff for strategic plans and programs. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cohen A. Young)

 

Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary
Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary

The headstone of Master Sgt. Michael George Heiser rests at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., near family members and friends gathered at a remembrance ceremony on Sunday, June 25, marking the 10th anniversary of the Khobar Towers bombing. Nineteen Airmen were killed in the terrorist bombing at Dhahran Air Base, Saudi Arabia, on June 25, 1996. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cohen A. Young)

 

Khobar Towers 10th Anniversary

Master Sgt. Robert Connolly plays "Taps" during the remembrance ceremony for the Khobar Towers bombing on Sunday, June 25, at Arlington National Cemetery, Va. Family members and friends of the 19 Airmen killed in the terrorist bombing at Dhahran Air Base, Saudi Arabia, on June 25, 1996, gathered for the ceremony. Sergeant Connolly is a member of the Air Force Band at Bolling Air Force Base, D.C. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cohen A. Young)