The Last Flight of Lieutenant Landaker
Operation Brown Hawk

Paratroopers Rescue Iraqi Policemen Held Hostage

...and scheduled for execution.

Below is a video of the 1st Battalion, 501st Airborne Infantry (Bravo Company "Blackfoot" from Ft. Richardson) rescuing two Iraqi Policemen who were shot, beaten and going to be killed.  The interviews are with the Navy doctors and nurses that attended to the hostages.

Update:  More hostages rescued in another op.