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This Viral Photo Of Haiti-Born West Point Graduate Shows What's Great About America

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On Tuesday, West Point posted a photo on social media showing a graduate with tears streaming down his face. The man featured, Haiti-born Alix Idrache, has since shared what was going through his mind at the time. On Tuesday, West Point posted a photo on social media showing a graduate with tears streaming down his face.  The man featured, Haiti-born Alix Idrache, has since shared what was going through his mind at the time, reports KTRK.  According to CNN, he wrote, in part, “I am from Haiti and never did I imagine that such honor would be one day bestowed on me…I could not help but be flooded with emotions knowing that I will be leading these men and women who are willing to give their all to preserve what we value as the American way of life. To me, that is the greatest honor. Once again, thank you.”