10 of the sweetest soldier homecomings

The best thing about the holidays is seeing loved ones, some of them who have traveled far and wide. Whether they live right next store or across the country, it's undoubtedly a special time that should be cherished.

For many American families, the holidays are a time for emotional homecomings. Soon, sons and daughters, mothers and fathers will be embarking on a long trip home. Some of them may only communicate with their families through Skype or letters, while others haven't seen their families in months or even years.

Watch the video above to see the most emotional homecomings.

Happy and safe holidays!

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