Leon Panetta visits Afghanistan

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U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, left, stands near USNS Richard E. Byrd Ship Master Captain John Sargent as he speaks to the crew aboard the cargo ship in Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam, Sunday, June 3, 2012. Panetta visited the former U.S. air and naval base in the bay, becoming the most senior American official to go there since the war ended. (AP Photo/Jim Watson, Pool)

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U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta is scheduled to meet with President Karzai during his two-day visit to Afghanistan. The trip comes as the Taliban has vowed revenge following this past weekend's killing spree by a U.S. soldier who is accused of killing 16 civilians in Afghanistan. Most of those killed were children and women.

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