Houston soldiers welcomed home after 9-month deployment

This was the first time the soldiers have been home since being deployed last Christmas

HOUSTON - There were happy moments for Houstonians on Thursday as 125 soldiers reunited with family and friends.

This is the first time the soldiers have been home since being deployed last Christmas.

The Army route clearance company, also known as IED Hunters has been in Afghanistan risking their lives by removing the dangerous explosives from the battlefields.

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