"I'm just so happy that I could kiss the world! When I saw him, it was like somebody had won the
"I'm just so happy that I could kiss the world! When I saw him, it was like somebody had won the World Series. Everybody was jumping around and hollering."
Ronald Young Sr.
After watching a televised video of his son, helicopter pilot Ronald Jr., running to an aircraft that whisked him and six other prisoners of war away after 22 days in captivity.
"They wanted to take good care of me to show that the Iraqi people had humanity."
Former POW Shoshana Johnson
Of Fort Bliss, Texas, on what she was told by Iraqi doctors who treated her injuries. The 30-year-old Johnson, a single mother of a 2-year-old, believed they had other motives.