On the Fourth of July, two stories on The Post’s front page drove home the cost and difficulty of bringing democracy to the Middle East.
“Slain soldier given a hero’s welcome” reported on the arrival at Witham Field of the body of Army Sgt. Justin Johnson of Hobe Sound. Sgt. Johnson, 25, died June 18 in a mortar attack at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan.
Subscribers get total access to this story, and all our in-depth news, digital editions and exclusive content. Subscribe today, or try a 24-hour or 7-day digital pass.
All Day Access — 24-hour digital pass99¢ for 24 hours
All Week Access – 7-day digital pass$3.99 for 7 days
All Access, All the Time – Print & DigitalView Offers
Post Print Subscriber — I need to register my account for digital access.Access Digital
Registered Post Subscriber — Sign me in.Sign In