Congresswoman Hirono returning to Honolulu from Iraq

Rep. Mazie Hirono
Rep. Mazie Hirono

HONOLULU (KHNL) - After almost a week long stay in the Middle East Democratic Congresswoman Mazie Hirono is headed back home to Honolulu Thursday, July 3.

As the leader of a Congressional Delegation to Iraq and Afghanistan one of the objectives of her trip was to get a firsthand look at the situation in Iraq.

While in the war torn region Hirono met with Hawaii based troops as well as Embassy, Coalition forces and Iraqi leadership.

She is scheduled to return on flight 880 from Narita Japan arriving at Honolulu airport at 7:46am

Photo courtesy of AP