During September 2007 ... U.S. President George W. Bush makes a surprise visit to an air base in the Al Asad, Iraq area ... where he thanks and interacts U.S. troops; and, meets with Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, Ryan Crocker, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, and the staff of the air base. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates accompanied President Bush on the visit.
Filming by II Marine Expeditionary Force USA Patriotism! 2017 video compilation