Slain Marine: 'Mom, everywhere we turn, we face death'
So much for being greeted with flowers by Iraqis. The only 'people' who want our soldiers in Iraq are multinational corporations.
He was not alone. The only people who approve do it from the safety and comfort of an armchair.
McCaffreys mother, Nadia, told NBC11 News that she had a hunch something wasn't right when the military initially told her -- two years ago -- that her son was killed during an ambush while on patrol.
"He said, 'Mom, everywhere we turn, we face death and there's a bounty on our head,’" said Nadia McCaffrey.
"It just didn't add up and I know inside that I have to find the truth because Patrick was for peace and justice," said McCaffrey.
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Despite the revelation that her son was killed by people he worked with, she says she has forgiven his killers.
"You know, it's an interesting thing because I'm not angry at the Iraqis," said McCaffrey. “I understand the situation. My son did not approve being there."