ARLINGTON, VA - JANUARY 06: Defense Secretary Robert Gates (L) and Joint Chiefs Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen (R) participate in a news conference at the Pentagon on January 6, 2011 in Arlington, ... more 
ARLINGTON, VA - JANUARY 06: Defense Secretary Robert Gates (L) and Joint Chiefs Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen (R) participate in a news conference at the Pentagon on January 6, 2011 in Arlington, Virginia. Secretary Gates announced a cut of $78 billion from the Pentagon budget over the next five years to help rein in the nation's deficit. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) less 
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