Knoxville-based Army National Guard regiment returns from Ukraine

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Around 230 national guard soldiers returned to Tennessee Tuesday night. 

Members of the Tennessee Army National Guard’s 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment returned home from Ukraine.

Our cameras rolling for this special moment as the Pressley family welcomed their husband and father home First Lieutenant Ran Pressley after a nine-month deployment. 

Although separated, we’re told this family was able to keep in touch with video calls.

Their first plans after getting home today included a meal together.
 

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