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WASHINGTON -

Some of our war heroes are in a precarious position.

About 150 World War II and Korean War veterans from Iowa had their communities pay for their "Honor Flight."

The veterans came to D.C. to visit the memorials.

But with the government shutdown, those D.C. landmarks will be closed.

We're told these men and woman may risk being arrested so they can see the National WWII Memorial this afternoon.

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