CHICAGO, ILLINOIS. Democrat Barack Obama waves to his supporters in Grant Park, Chicago through bullet proof glass after winning the U.S. presidential election, defeating Republican John McCain, to become the 44th U.S. president on November 4, 2008. Obama gave his victory speech to a crowd of just over 200,000 supporters.
DRAWKSO POMORSKIE TRAINING AREA, POLAND. American soldiers from the Fourth of the 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment of the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team monitor as a howitzer drops from a C-17 aircraft that took off from Nuremberg, Germany before American soldiers parachute to the ground on June 15, 2015. NATO is engaged in a multilateral training exercise "Saber Strike," the first time Poland has hosted such war games, involving the militaries of Canada, Denmark, Germany, Poland, and the United States.
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