LOGAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN - JUNE 06: U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates prepares to board a Blackhawk helicopter on June 6, 2011 at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Shank in Logar Province, ... more 
LOGAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN - JUNE 06: U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates prepares to board a Blackhawk helicopter on June 6, 2011 at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Shank in Logar Province, Afghanistan. Gates is on a two-day farewell trip to Afghanistan before he steps down as U.S. Secretary of Defense. (Photo by Jason Reed - Pool/Getty Images) less 
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