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President Trump spoke on Sunday with top U.S. military abroad, tells you, and your troops in a Christmas eve telephone conference, the Americans are “incredibly grateful” for you and your families service and sacrifice.

“We fight well and we win,” Trump told the guide at the beginning of the phone conference. “Wanted to wish you all a Merry Christmas. … And, above all, in the name of the American people, we are incredibly grateful for you and your families, always.”

Since the beginning of his 2016 presidential campaign, Trump the U.S. military has a top priority, and vowed to get more funding for military operations and for better care of veterans.

President Donald Trump turns to speak to the gathered media during a Christmas eve video-teleconference with the members of the military in his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017.

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Trump on Friday, in fact, the fact that the temporary spending bill recently adopted by the Congress included $ 4 billion he wanted for the missile defense programs promoted.

The President arrived on Sunday on the conference call from the leader of the army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard-including some to help US ner in the fight against Al-Qaeda, the Taliban and the Islamic state terrorist group in countries such as Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria.

Among the leaders, Air Force Lt. Col. Paul Goossen, an Ohio resident and commander of the 69. Expeditionary Bomb Squad in Qatar.

President Donald Trump turns to speak to the gathered media during a Christmas eve video-teleconference with the members of the military in his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017.

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

“Under his command, the … has fallen squadron to support more than 1 400 weapons to the Islamic state in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and the Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan, objectives, the reasons forces in the coalition,” the White house said. “Lt. Col. Goossen is ready, leadership, management, operational intelligence, and its strategic agreement have enabled to keep the season surge operations for more than four months. There is almost no hour of the day, as one of his teams with a “airborne aluminum overcast” in the fight, has liberated thousands of square miles of Iraq and Syria from the clutches of ISIS.”

The other heads of state and government on the call, the Coast Guard Capt. Matthew Wadleigh, a California resident, with 30 years of service and was stationed in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Army Colonel Charles “Chuck” Lombardo, a Missouri-based and brigade-commander of the 2d BDE, 1st Armored Division, also known as the “Iron Brigade” and the station in Kuwait; Marine Colonel Christopher Gideon, a Virginia resident, and commanding officer of Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force in Kuwait; and Navy Cmdr. Timothy LaBenz, a Philadelphia resident and commanding officer of the USS Sampson in the Red sea and the Indian ocean.

President Donald Trump turns to speak to the gathered media during a Christmas eve video-teleconference with the members of the military in his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017.

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

“I thank you and your crew for the excellent work in the defence of high value assets in the Strait of Hurmuz, the Red sea.” Trump said.

The President also said the leader: “It will be an incredible year. I’m glad to bring seasons greetings, on behalf of the first lady, and our whole family.”

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