We’re Still at War: Photo of the Day for December 17, 2010


Soldiers of 1st Squadron 61st Cavalry 101st Airborne Division listen to Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates while he visits Field Operating Base(FOB) Connolly, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2010. Secretary Gates is in Afghanistan receiving operational updates and thanking the troops for their service. DoD photo by Air Force Master Sgt. Jerry Morrison

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