Troops return from Afghanistan

It was a joyous reunion at Quonset National Guard airbase. One-hundred soldiers from the 43rd M-P brigade are now back home from Afghanistan.

They had been gone for a year.

Their mission included working with the Afghan National police. The guard's mission included partnering with the Afghan national police base at Bagram airbase and assuming control of detentions operations.MAtthew Hayden's 2 year old daughter has spent half her life away from her dad. but with Hayden's mother looking on, the two were re-united.Janice Hayden says”it's hard, you miss them because they are so much apart of your life, very hard ,I'm glad he's home. More Troops are expected home next month.